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Kingston Lacy

Type:Historic House/Palace

Blandford Road
WIMBORNE
Dorset
BH21 4EA

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Kingston Lacy House and Garden

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£15.00 per ticket
Adult group (min 15 people)£12.70 per ticket
Child£7.50 per ticket
Child group (min 15 people)£6.30 per ticket
Family£37.50 per ticket
National Trust membersFree

No charge for entry or parking for National Trust members.

Please note: The prices stated above are for March to October. During January and February the house will be open by guided tour of the State and Ground Floors only. There is a discounted price of Adult - £10.50 and Child - £5.25 for these two months to reflect this.

All prices stated include Gift Aid except group adult and group child prices.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    942
  • Very Good
    385
  • Average
    103
  • Poor
    20
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • 886mattr
    Christchurch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Christmas visit
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th December 2018
    Beautiful Christmas trees in the house. A little disappointed as it felt like alot of the house was closed off due to the extra Christmas visitors. Maybe we will return in the spring to see if more... Read full review
  • David P
    Vancouver, Canada
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful Christmas Decorations
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    The house was incredibly decorated for Christmas. Well worth a visit anytime of the year. This was our first but we will certainly go back to see the gardens in the spring. Read full review
  • Gary C
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Our favourite local National Trust property
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    The house and gardens are a delight, full of local history. Great for kids too with a woodland play area. Read full review

Awards

  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017
  • Dorset TourismDorset Tourism Awards 2015 Bronze Dorset Tourism Awards 2015 Bronze 2015

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Wimborne take the B3082 towards Blandford. Kingston Lacy is 2 miles.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest railway station is Poole.

Bus or taxi from Wimborne.

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Braille guide, large print guide, some items can be touched
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Childrens Play Area
  • Dogs on Lead Only
  • Plant Sales
  • Shop

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - Light lunches, cream teas and snacks; Mar-Oct Mon-Sun 10.30am to 5.30pm, Nov-Feb Mon-Sun 10.30am to 3.30pm
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given)
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 60
  • Min group size - 15
  • Outdoor Attraction

Languages spoken

  • Dutch spoken
  • French spoken

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - Fridays & Saturdays Only
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted - Shop only
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook. By appointment

Opening Times

2018 (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
DayTimes

* Opening times vary, please check National Trust website for exact dates and times. Closed 25th December.

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Friday, 30th November 2018 - Saturday, 22nd December 2018

Father Christmas will be visting Kingston Lacy again this yearMeet Santa at Kingston LacyMeet Santa at Kingston Lacy; tell him your Christmas wishes to add an extra bit of magic to the festive season. Booking essential.
more info

Friday, 30th November 2018 - Tuesday, 1st January 2019

illuminated gardens at Kingston LacyChristmas at Kingston LacyGet into the festive spirit this December with a visit to the house at Kingston Lacy. This year enjoy a brand new experience as we celebrate the creativity of Christmases old and new. Plus, don't miss the illuminated house and gardens. Full details on website.
more info

Saturday, 16th February 2019 - Sunday, 24th February 2019

Celebrating spring at half-termDiscover the first signs of spring this half-term. Explore the gardens and parkland with our family activity pack and spring themed crafty fun. Wrap up warm, put your wellies on, and get ready for an adventure.
more info

Monday, 4th June 2018 - Tuesday, 31st December 2019

Beyond the Portrait
more info

Friday, 1st February 2019 - Thursday, 28th February 2019

Snowdrop season
more info

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