Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

The south front of Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

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 25 Aug 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.

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2016

Thu 25 Aug 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.

Lacock's watercolour wander

Thu 25 Aug 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.

Watercolour workshops

Thu 25 Aug 2016
11:00-16:00
Add some colour to our Lacock line drawings, use a stencil to create a flowery pattern or draw your own masterpiece from scratch.

The Hollow Crown costumes at Lacock Abbey

Thu 25 Aug 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.

Family bat watch 2016

Tue 30 Aug 2016
19:15-21:00
Have you ever seen a bat fly out of a gargoyle's mouth or heard them as they hunt for bugs?
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 

Are you visiting with 15 people or more? We've put together all you need to know to make your visit a success.