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

Lacock's watercolour wander

Thu 01 Sep 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.

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2016

Thu 01 Sep 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.

Capability Brown - stitched through the lens

Thu 01 Sep 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.

The Hollow Crown costumes at Lacock Abbey

Thu 01 Sep 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.

100 years of bridal elegance

Sat 03 Sep 2016
11:00-17:00
An exhibition of bridal attire from the last 100 years on display at Lacock Abbey.

In the nuns' footsteps - a family trail

Mon 05 Sep 2016
10:30-17:30
Follow in the footsteps of Lacock's Medieval nuns and find out more about their intriguing way of life on this self-led family trail.
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 

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