Kingston Lacy

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

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All year round

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What's on

Upcoming events

Maize maze

Sun 15 Sep 2019
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.

Kingston Lacy House Tickets *September 2019*

Sun 15 Sep 2019
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.

Out of hours guided walks

Mon 16 Sep 2019
Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate, including some areas not normally accessible, before the grounds open to the public.

Pollinator walks

Tue 17 Sep 2019
Enjoy a walking tour of the garden with one of the Kingston Lacy rangers, discovering more about different types of pollinators and learning how your garden can give them a helping hand.

I leave this place to you, for ever for everyone

Wed 18 Sep 2019
Be inspired and take a walk behind the scenes, enjoy light bites in the Stables cafe and discover how you could do something amazing. Booking essential.

Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides

Thu 19 Sep 2019
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).
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Our work

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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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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