Kingston Lacy

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

This season

All year round

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What's on

Upcoming events

Maize maze

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:00-17:00
For summer 2019 only, enjoy a maize maze in the Kitchen Garden at Kingston Lacy. Visit in the summer holidays to see if you can find your way out! Entry by suggested donation.

Heritage Open Days

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:00-18:00
Discover Kingston Lacy's house and gardens with free entry for all visitors this weekend as part of the national Heritage Open Days festival. There's lots to enjoy, from a Venetian-inspired family home, to beautiful gardens and acres of woodland.

Kingston Lacy House Tickets *September 2019*

Sun 22 Sep 2019
11:30-11:45
Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here to discover a lavish family home re-imagined as a Venetian Palace.

Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides

Thu 26 Sep 2019
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).

Meet the Maker

Sun 29 Sep 2019
11:00-15:00
Meet the local craftspeople and creators who supply the Kingston Lacy shop. From jewellers, to local food producers and makers of artisan soaps, there's something for everyone.

Kingston Lacy House Tickets *October 2019*

Tue 01 Oct 2019
11:30-11:45
Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here to discover a lavish family home re-imagined as a Venetian Palace.
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Our work

The vision for the restoration of the Kitchen Garden at Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy Kitchen Garden appeal  

We've begun the Kitchen Garden project to conserve and restore this important part of the garden that once had a royal reputation. We aim to complete the restoration over the next three years but we need your help to do it.

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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