Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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 

Magnified image of petroselinum crispum; Parsley by scientist and artist, Jan Ramscar

'Plants in a different light' by Jan Ramscar 

Scientist and artist, Jan Ramscar, presents an exhibition of botanical projection photograms at the Fox Talbot Museum.

Upcoming events

Spring flowers at Lacock Abbey

Tue 25 Apr 2017
10:30-17:30
Lacock's wooded grounds are full of wonderful flowers over the spring months, ideal for a gentle stroll.

'Plants in a different light' by Jan Ramscar

Tue 25 Apr 2017
10:30-17:30
An exhibition of botanical photograms by scientist and artist, Jan Ramscar, at the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey.

Lacock, camera, artists family trail

Tue 25 Apr 2017
10:30-18:30
In its 800 years of history, Lacock has welcomed photographers, artists, film-makers and now, you! Follow the lead of those before and capture your Lacock moments on this fun family trail.

Artist in Residence - Nettie Edwards

Mon 05 Jun 2017
11:00-15:30
Throughout weekdays in June, Artist in residence Nettie Edwards will be demonstrating how to create beautiful ethereal images called anthotypes. She will be using dye made from crushed plants and exposure to direct sunlight.

Illyria present The Emperor's New Clothes

Fri 28 Jul 2017
19:00-21:00
On Lacock's beautiful South Lawn, Illyria will bring to life Hans Christian Anderson's classic story of 'The Emperor's New Clothes'. A fast and funny family show for all ages.

Chapterhouse Theatre present 'Wind in the Willows'

Thu 31 Aug 2017
19:00-21:00
Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad on Lacock's beautiful South Lawn for Chapterhouse Theatre's fun-filled family adaptation of the classic tale, 'The Wind in the Willows', alive with music and song.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Groups

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

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