Kingston Lacy

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, outdoor spaces, toilets and takeaway café only at Kingston Lacy are open for local visitors to access for walks. You will need to book your visit in advance. Kitchen Garden closed.

A lavish family home re-imagined as a Venetian Palace in the rural Dorset countryside.

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Kingston Lacy

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

We're looking forward to welcoming you back. The parkland, garden, takeaway café, shop, and toilets are now open daily. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book your visit in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. If you do not book we cannot guarantee admission. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. The house and Kitchen Garden are closed until further notice.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Kingston Lacy Garden and Parkland (18 Jan - 24 Jan)

Sat 23 Jan 2021
10:00-15:00
Book your timed entry to visit Kingston Lacy Garden and Parkland.

Timed entry to Kingston Lacy Garden and Parkland (25 Jan - 31 Jan)

Mon 25 Jan 2021
10:00-15:00
Book your timed entry to visit Kingston Lacy Garden and Parkland.
Kingston Lacy

Things to see and do

Things to see and do

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Eating and shopping

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History

Delve into Kingston Lacy's stories

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Our work

George Clarke in the greenhouses at Tyntesfield

As seen on George Clarke's National Trust Unlocked 

We recently appeared on Channel 4's George Clarke's National Trust Unlocked TV series. Learn more about the show and head behind the scenes to discover what life was like here during lockdown.

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Join or give

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Places to stay

Enjoy a break in the rural beauty of Dorset

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Kingston Lacy on the National Trust Collections website