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 

Photographs from 'First Women UK' exhibition

‘First Women UK’, a photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin 

‘First Women UK’ is on display at the Fox Talbot Museum from Saturday 15 September to Sunday 3 February.

A series of art inspired by Lacock and the theme of peace

PEACE at Lacock Abbey 

The Chaplain's Room is off the south west corner of the cloister.  This enigmatic square room with the eight arches peeling off a central pillar, is the site of a striking, reflective and immersive experience for visitors to Lacock Abbey.

Upcoming events

'First Women UK', a photography exhibition by Anita Corbin

Mon 19 Nov 2018
A decade-long project to capture the portraits of 100 pioneering women of the twenty-first century arrives at the Fox Talbot Museum this autumn.

An Audience with Father Christmas - SOLD OUT

Sat 01 Dec 2018
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.

Community Christmas Tree Festival

Sat 01 Dec 2018
Experience one of Lacock Abbey's more recent Christmas traditions with over 20 beautifully decorated trees in set of the atmospheric medieval cloister.

Lacock's Christmas list family trail

Sat 01 Dec 2018
This festive trail is all about Christmas lists. From Father Christmas', to the dinner shopping list, to even your own wish list, it all comes down to preparation.

Great hall decorated for Christmas

Sat 01 Dec 2018
At Lacock, our traditions of a roaring fire and a beautifully decorated Christmas tree in the Great Hall have been going for a long time.

Carols in the courtyard

Thu 06 Dec 2018
Christmas carols are one of the most beautiful traditions of the season. Join Victorian carol singing duo 'Same Difference Arts' by the big Christmas tree in the festive abbey courtyard.
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Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

This Volunteers' Week we'd like to say an extra special thank you to all the fantastic people who lend their skills and help us care for Lacock Abbey.

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village


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

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