Kingston Lacy

A lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace in the rural Dorset countryside.

Kingston Lacy

Things to see and do

All year round

The wider estate

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What's on

The Saloon at Kingston Lacy, Dorset

An evening of music at Kingston Lacy with Purbeck Art Weeks Festival 

Join Kingston Lacy and Purbeck Art Weeks Festival for an evening on music on Saturday 6 May.

Upcoming events

Kingston Lacy house tickets

Tue 25 Apr 2017
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.

Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides 2017

Thu 27 Apr 2017
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 15 minutes early).

Ladies beginner running group

Mon 01 May 2017
If you consider yourself a beginner, whether or not you can only just run to the next lamp post or can manage a mile or more then these sessions with a supportive Run England leader are for you.

An evening of music at Kingston Lacy

Sat 06 May 2017
A special fundraising evening in partnership with the Purbeck Art Weeks Festival featuring international musicians. This concert will celebrate and feature Kingston Lacy's newly restored Erard piano.

Out of hours walks

Mon 15 May 2017
Join our regular group of walkers for a peaceful out of hours walk around the Kingston Lacy parkland.
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Eating and shopping

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Group visits at Kingston Lacy in Dorset

Group visits  

Whether you’re looking for a whole day of things to see and do, or simply need somewhere to stop off for lunch or afternoon tea, Kingston Lacy has great ideas for every kind of group visit.

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Get involved

Find your place

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Local school group at Kingston Lacy in Dorset

Learning at Kingston Lacy 

Discover more about learning opportunities at Kingston Lacy.

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Places to stay

Kingston Lacy estae in Dorset

Enjoy a break in the rural beauty of Dorset  

We have a holiday cottage and campsite on the Kingston Lacy estate, so you can stay for longer and unwind in this beautiful spot.

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Our work

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