Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

The south front of Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

Important notice -

Due to filming, access to Church Street in Lacock village may be limited between Monday 25 July and Wednesday 3 August. Thank you for your patience.

Country house with monastic roots, once home to William Henry Fox Talbot

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Things to see and do

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

What's on 

Close-up view of a gold sea-horse against the aqua blue background of the sea.

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2016 

Award winning images from this year's Underwater Photographer of the Year competition on display in the Fox Talbot Museum

Upcoming events

Capability Brown - stitched through the lens

Thu 28 Jul 2016
10:30-17:30
Beautiful embroideries inspired by the landscape design of Capability Brown will be on display in the Stables tea room in the quintessential English village of Lacock.

Lacock's watercolour wander

Thu 28 Jul 2016
10:30-17:30
In the 1800s, the Talbot family and their friends painted over 600 watercolours and many of them were of Lacock Abbey and its grounds. Find out more on this fun family trail.

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2016

Thu 28 Jul 2016
10:30-17:30
Award winning photographs from this year's Underwater Photographer of the Year competition on display in the Fox Talbot Museum.

The Hollow Crown costumes at Lacock Abbey

Thu 28 Jul 2016
11:00-17:00
An exhibition of costumes from the hit BBC Two series, 'The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses', including those worn by stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Keeley Hawes and Sophie Okonedo.

Danny, Champion of the World

Thu 28 Jul 2016
19:00-21:00
Join in the fun as Illyria put their own magical spin on Roald Dahl's brilliant and touching story of the adventures of a young boy and his father. Bring a picnic and relax on the lawn in front of beautiful Lacock Abbey.

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4

Mon 01 Aug 2016
11:00-16:00
Take part in fun family activities at the '50 things to do before you are 11 3/4' discovery den in the abbey grounds every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Eating and shopping

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Places to stay

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Groups

The sun shines through the cloister walk at Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

Make it a trip 

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