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Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy House Kingston Lacy House Wimborne Minster, Wimborne BH21 4EA, England
+44 1202 883402
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Kingston lacy a hidden jem

The drive from blandford to wimborne is a short one but offers excitement with a tree line both... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jasonstathem247
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Visit with music

We visited on Father's Day, particularly to listen to the Pocket Orchestra. Very hot day, so we set... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
drpetembe
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Wickham Market
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“japanese garden” (102 reviews)
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Kingston Lacy House Kingston Lacy House Wimborne Minster, Wimborne BH21 4EA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The drive from blandford to wimborne is a short one but offers excitement with a tree line both sides of the road promising something special and wonderful, The days weather did not detract from the amazing formal and informal gardens, the house and painting collection...More

Thank jasonstathem247
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on Father's Day, particularly to listen to the Pocket Orchestra. Very hot day, so we set up in the shade. Unfortunately the loudspeakers were not very powerful, so not easy to hear. Enjoyable walk round the garden, lovely food in the Stables cafe.

Thank drpetembe
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the house on this occassion, strolling from elegant room to spectacular stateliness. The staff were very helpful, sharing knowledge of the property and adding to the experience. The house was filled with art, sculpture, periodic designs depicting stages of history and plenty of...More

Thank sk w
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are very lucky to live quite close to this lovely place...we get evolved with the activities and always enjoy the offerings in the cafe. Always a pleasure. ..

Thank lee w
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent day out,wonderful gardens followed by a timed visit to the House.Very dark in most rooms due to the blinds, where the guides used torches to point out the pictures.A most interesting house on three floors but the stairs were kind to most .Found it...More

Thank lavender2417
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms and sweeping stairs leading one through the house are lined with amazing old masters and examples of fine art, from Breughel to Velasquez and some amazing Zurbarans. A feast for the eyes. The other furnisings and artefacts are superb too. Lest one get...More

Thank Polly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here on our way to Poole and are really glad that we decided to spend some time here. The house itself is beautiful, a real surprise to find a French chateau in the midst of the English countryside surrounded by lovely grounds. Parking...More

Thank GTSSurrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Kingston Lacy on a Saturday, we arrived a little early as the house didn't open until 11am. The car park was large and close to the house. Tours of the house were on a timed ticket and we managed to go in on...More

1  Thank rownhams2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous place! We went to Kingston Lacy as we are members of the National Trust and were in the area and are very pleased that we made the effort. The house is wonderful and the volunteers very informative bringing the history of the...More

Thank OldBill2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As new members of the National Trust we decided to pop in here for a few hours and we were very pleased we did. Now you do need to prebook a time for visiting the house (this can be done online or on the day)...More

1  Thank Payrollpaul
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bkbeddis
Can my three year get free entry if I'm a national trust member?
11 May 2017|
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Response from Steven P | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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AuraUk
Can you get here using public transport from Bournemouth?
14 April 2017|
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Response from Bob D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I am not aware of any public transport options. It is on the road from Wimborne to Blandford, so there could be a bus from Poole. Sorry I could not be any more helpful.
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