"Wonderful sculptures in a beautiful setting, very restorative, very much appreciated. Absolutely blown my mind away!"
"We enjoyed the thoughtful landscaping as much as the intimate access to the fine sculpture."
"This is a stunning place. The sculptures themselves are beautiful, and the placement of each piece is perfectly complemented by the natural features."
"The juxtaposition of the pieces and the natural surroundings is awesome. "
"The surroundings are tranquil and often it feels like you are there on your own. "
"A huge thank you for sharing this beautiful place – so much to see and truly inspirational."
"Such an inspirational garden, I consider it a privilege to have had the time to absorb this special place."
"A jewel in the centre of Dorset A wonderful, peaceful and sensuous experience Leaves you speechless, a perfect tranquil place."
“The whole experience was uplifting and so rewarding. It is hard to absorb all the beauty in one visit.”
"What a magical place"
"Mystical and magical – inspiring!"
"A wonderful, peaceful and sensuous experience Leaves you speechless, a perfect tranquil place"
Nestled in 26 acres of Dorset’s glorious countryside lies Sculpture by the Lakes, an oasis for art lovers and collectors alike created by renowned sculptor Simon Gudgeon. Simon’s vision was to create an environment for enthusiasts that blends nature’s beauty with inspiring works of art free from the constraints of enclosed spaces of a traditional gallery. The sculpture park has been carefully landscaped and curated to ensure each piece is positioned to enhance its aesthetic qualities as well as the visual surroundings.
Simon and his team look forward to welcoming you to Sculpture by the Lakes.
April 1st - September 30th
10am - 5pm Tuesday to Sunday
October 1st - March 31st
10am - 5pm Tuesday to Saturday
** No Children under 14yrs & No Dogs allowed **Please note - as this is an outdoor art gallery, some sculptures may have been sold prior to your arrival.