Out of hours guided walks

Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate, including some areas not normally accessible, before the grounds open to the public.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

The walks will be a gentle stroll of approximately 3 miles starting from the main Kingston Lacy car park. Finish in time for a coffee with the group in the café.

The walks take place on the 3rd Monday of the month, leaving the car park at 9.30am.

Sorry, no dogs allowed. Donations welcome.

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Kingston Lacy car park, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 4EA (OS Explorer 118 ST 97015)
What to bring and wear
Please wear appropriate stout shoes and clothing for the expected weather conditions. We recommend bringing a bottle of water on all estate walks.
Accessibility
The walk will cross various ground conditions and may be muddy following rain. Walks open to National Trust members and non-members.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 May 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
18 June 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
16 July 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
20 August 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
17 September 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
15 October 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available
19 November 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Available

Upcoming events

Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides

Thu 26 Apr 2018
09:30-11:00
Every Thursday, In partnership with Moors Valley Country Park, come and join our fun, friendly and active free cycle rides from 9.30am (please arrive by 9.15am for a prompt start).

Kingston Lacy house tickets

Thu 26 Apr 2018
11:00-11:15
A lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace. There's plenty to see, from grand, beautifully detailed carvings, to intimate family souvenirs. Book your timed ticket for the house. Normal admission applies.

Guided walk: Holt Forest and Holt Wood

Fri 04 May 2018
10:00-13:00
A walk through Holt Forest taking in the veteran trees and the beautiful bluebells of Holt Wood. Distance: 6 miles, Time: approx. 3 hours

An evening of music at Kingston Lacy

Sun 13 May 2018
18:00-21:30
A special fundraising evening in partnership with the Purbeck Art Weeks Festival featuring international musicians. This classical concert will celebrate and feature Kingston Lacy's Erard piano, restored for last year's recital.

Out of hours guided walks

Mon 21 May 2018
09:30-10:30
Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate, including some areas not normally accessible, before the grounds open to the public.