Kingston Lacy

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

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This autumn

All year round

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What's on

Upcoming events

Celebrating autumn at half-term

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
Join us for some half-term fun; celebrating the harvest, autumn produce and all the beautiful autumn colours.

Kingston Lacy house entry tickets from 18 September - 12 November

Tue 24 Oct 2017
11:00-11:15
A lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace. Kingston Lacy presents EXILE a bold new installation exploring the life and exile of William John Bankes as part of the Prejudice and Pride programme. Book your timed ticket for the house.

Celebrating autumn: carpentry

Tue 24 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Join the carpenters at Kingston Lacy and have a go at woodworking.

Celebrating autumn: Dorset buttons

Wed 25 Oct 2017
11:00-12:00
Join a craft session and learn how to make traditional Dorset buttons this autumn half-term.

Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides 2017

Thu 26 Oct 2017
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).

Celebrating autumn: honey

Thu 26 Oct 2017
10:00-15:00
Help us celebrate the Kingston Lacy honey bees and try some of their delicious honey.
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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

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

Behind the scenes

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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