Open 10am – 4.30pm – last entry 3.30pm (1st Nov – 30th November)
10am – 5pm- last entry 4pm (1st Feb – 31st October)
Closed from 1st December – 31st January
*Please be aware that we reserve the right to amend our opening times if necessary if weather or adverse circumstances may affect our operations. If you’re travelling a long distance, or poor weather is forecast, it is advisable to call in advance of your journey.
Day Visit Prices
Adults £6.95 each
Senior Citizens (age 60 or over) £6.50 each
Children (ages 4-16) £4.95 each
Children (age 3 or under) FREE
Family (2 adults & 2 children) £22.00
Family Plus (2 adults & 3 children) £26.00
Family Extra (2 adults & 4 children) £30.00
Disabled Visitors £4.50 each
Registered Carers (accompanying a person in care) FREE
Student Card Holders £6.50 each
RHS card holders – Please note that we no longer accept RHS memberships for FREE entry.
Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Centre. Entrance to the Gardens and Animal Park is via the Visitor Centre.
For Sat Nav, use DT2 8PX
Kingston Maurward Gardens and Animal Park is clearly signposted just off the A35, three miles east of Dorchester in central Dorset. Getting here is easy and we have plenty of free on−site parking