Kingston Lacy

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

Kingston Lacy

Things to see and do

Kingston Lacy

What's on

Upcoming events

Activate Coast & Countryside Health Cycle Rides

Thu 29 Sep 2016
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).

Beech Avenue and the Droves walk

Fri 07 Oct 2016
A walk around the network of droves along the stunning 1835 Beech Avenue and back along the outskirts of the parkland.

Autumn colour walks

Fri 07 Oct 2016
New for 2016 join the Head Gardener for an exclusive walk around the garden and parkland taking in the spectacular autumn colour.

Kingston Lacy car boot sale

Sat 15 Oct 2016
Discover a bargain or sell those unwanted items. 19 March, 16 April, 21 May, 18 June, 16 July, 20 August, 17 September, 15 October.

Out of hours guided walks

Mon 17 Oct 2016
Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate, including some areas not normally accessible, before the grounds open to the public.

Celebrating autumn

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Join us for some fun over half-term; celebrate the harvest, autumn produce and all the beautiful autumn colour with a series of hands on activities.
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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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Local school group at Kingston Lacy in Dorset

Learning at Kingston Lacy 

From Victorian days and Egyptians to planting in the Kitchen Garden, we create a memorable learning experience tailored to your study needs.

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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.