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

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

What's on 

Family outdoor theatre with a twist

Marvel at tree-top acrobatics at Lacock 

Family outdoor theatre with a twist, Whispering Woods bring ancient tales to life using circus acrobatics, live music and storytelling to weave a transporting journey for the audience amongst the trees.

Tribe 3

‘TRIBE’ a photographic exhibition at the Fox Talbot Museum 

A collective of female American photographers present 'Tribe', an exhibition of works inspired by the romantic notion of storytelling.

Upcoming events

The foundation story of Lacock Abbey

Fri 25 May 2018
10:30-17:00
Part of the Women and Power national programming theme, Lacock will be exploring the legacy of Ela the founder of Lacock. Through physical installations and sound, travel back to the 1300s and find out about the abbey's missing church.

Spring flowers and family trail at Lacock Abbey

Fri 25 May 2018
11:00-16:00
Lacock's wooded grounds are full of wonderful flowers over the spring months, ideal for a gentle stroll. All spring there are lots of things to spot in the grounds, see how many you can spot on our fun family trail.

A photography exhibition by Karen Knorr

Sat 26 May 2018
10:30-17:00
The photographic work of Karen Knorr is our second exhibition in the 2018 Women and Power celebration. Her work arises out of cultural research she undertakes and is in response to traditions, materials, furniture and ways of living.

Healing herbs family trail

Sat 26 May 2018
10:30-17:30
800 years ago, the nuns of Lacock Abbey couldn't just pop down the doctors to buy their medicine, so they grew their own. Find out more on our fun family trail.

Whispering Woods outdoor acrobatic theatre

Mon 28 May 2018
10:30-11:30
Family outdoor theatre with a twist, Whispering Woods bring ancient tales to life using circus acrobatics, live music and storytelling to weave a transporting journey for the audience amongst the trees.

The Daguerreotype at Lacock

Thu 21 Jun 2018
09:00-17:00
Mike Robinson will offer a three day course in the daguerreotype process using his new perfected daguerreotype plates.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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

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