Discover Lavenham's Secrets

Join us for a short talk about the Guildhall over coffee and pastries before enjoying a guided walk around historic Lavenham uncover secrets and hidden tales.

  • Booking essential

A guided walk around the historic centre of this unique medieval village. Join us for coffee & shortbread in our pretty Tearoom, where there will be a short talk about the building before you set off to discover the hidden gems and secrets of Lavenham. The tour lasts around two hours.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Limited places - early booking recommended.
Suitability
Children welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Come and meet us at the Guildhall Tea room to the left of the Guildhall located in the Market Place.
What to bring and wear
Comfortable footwear/clothes suitable to weather
Accessibility
Suitable for wheelchair users- although please note the village does have steep slopes, and not all of the tearoom is accessible to wheelchairs.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
10 August 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
19 August 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
14 September 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
16 September 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
12 October 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
21 October 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
9 November 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available
14 December 2019 10:30 - 13:00 Available

Upcoming events

Music for the Wool Merchants

Sun 21 Jul 2019
15:00-16:30
London-based ensemble Musica Antica Rotherhithe perform music written during the time of Lavenham's greatest prosperity. Featuring chansons written in other centres of the European wool trade by Gilles Binchois, Clement Janequin and Josquin Des...

Spinning Demonstrations

Thu 25 Jul 2019
10:30-16:00
Visit Lavenham Guildhall on one of our spinning days and see our wonderful volunteers in action; demonstrating the traditional art of spinning wool into the yarn we see and recognise today.

Discover Lavenham's Secrets

Sat 10 Aug 2019
10:30-13:00
Join us for a short talk about the Guildhall over coffee and pastries before enjoying a guided walk around historic Lavenham uncover secrets and hidden tales.

Big Spinning Day

Mon 19 Aug 2019
10:30-16:30
Lavenham was once famous for spinning wool, seeing Lavenham boom in the late 15th Century through wealth from the wool trade. Join us for a special day of demonstrations.

Human Cargo

Fri 13 Sep 2019
19:30-21:15
Join us for a powerful evening mixing the spoken word with folk music telling historic tales of hardship, slavery and transportation; echoing modern trafficking and emigration issues.