Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy

Map
, Westborne Minster, England BH21 4EA

Much of Kingston Lacy's interior reflects the taste of a 19th-century Bankes descendant, a friend of Lord Byron who lived on the Continent to avoid prosecution for homosexuality and had all kinds of treasures shipped back to Dorset, including a gilded ceiling from a Venetian palazzo.

Other Nearby Things to Do
photos
An indoor skating rink designed like a 1970's c... Read More
camera and maps
Weymouth's role in D-day, along with the part t... Read More
photos
The civil war is obliquely memorialized in the ... Read More
journal
An old brewery that has since been repurposed i... Read More
photos
Reputed to be Weymouth's oldest tavern, the bui... Read More
journal
Poundbury’s chocolate factory has a shop ... Read More
Nearby Restaurants
camera and maps
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
photos
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
camera and maps
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
photos
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
photos
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
journal
The Isles of Scilly, the gorgeous vacation spot... Read More
Advertisement
Advertisement