Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Lacock Abbey and sheep

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

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Things to see and do 

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

What's on 

Upcoming events

Lacock Abbey Sorcerer's Shield family trail

Thu 19 Oct 2017
Witches and wizards, do you have what it takes to join the Lacock Abbey sorcerer's shield? Before we let you into our world, you need to find out which of our four shields you belong to. Will it be Knatchbull or Talbot, Thynne or Boyle?

Mat Collishaw: Thresholds

Thu 19 Oct 2017
You can't move this year without hearing something about Virtual Reality. At Lacock this Autumn go back in time to the dawn of photography with Thresholds, a new virtual reality artwork by Mat Collishaw.

Christmas at Lacock

Thu 30 Nov 2017
Christmas trees, traditional decorations, a festive trail, and Father Christmas (booking essential) are all heading to Lacock this December. Why not make Lacock one of your Christmas traditions?

An Audience with Father Christmas 2017

Sat 02 Dec 2017
Meet Father and Mother Christmas in their festive kitchen at Lacock Abbey. A unique experience in a cosy setting that is sure to please our young visitors.

Spring flowers and family trail at Lacock Abbey

Mon 01 Jan 2018
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.

Volunteer recruitment day

Sat 20 Jan 2018
Have you ever wanted to start volunteering, but weren't sure where to begin? We can help!
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village


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

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