Kingston Lacy

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

This spring and summer

All year round

Kingston Lacy

What's on

Upcoming events

May half-term

Sun 26 May 2019
10:00-16:00
Join us for some wild fun over May half-term; explore the woodlands and parkland, have a go at some of the 50 Things to do before you're 11¾, and celebrate birds, bugs and bees with some hands-on activities.

Kingston Lacy House Tickets: 23rd - 28th May 2019

Sun 26 May 2019
11:00-11:15
Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here. There’s plenty to see in this lavish home built to resemble an Italian Palace, from beautifully detailed carvings to intimate family souvenirs.

Kingston Lacy house tickets

Sun 26 May 2019
11:00-11:15
Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here. There’s plenty to see in this lavish home built to resemble an Italian Palace, from beautifully detailed carvings to intimate family souvenirs.

May half-term: Carpentry

Tue 28 May 2019
10:00-10:30
Help the insects in your garden by making a bee house or bug hotel with the Kingston Lacy carpenters this half-term. This is a bookable event.

Kingston Lacy House Tickets: 29th May - 2nd June 2019

Wed 29 May 2019
11:00-11:15
Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here. There’s plenty to see in this lavish home built to resemble an Italian Palace, from beautifully detailed carvings to intimate family souvenirs.

May half-term: Plant a pot perfect for pollinators

Wed 29 May 2019
11:00-16:00
Encourage bees and bugs to visit your outdoor space by planting and decorating a plant pot to take home with you. £3.50 per plant pot.
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Our work

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Eating and shopping

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Groups

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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Learning

School children visiting a National Trust property

Learning at Kingston Lacy 

Discover more about learning opportunities at Kingston Lacy.

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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