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

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

What's on 

Upcoming events

A grand tour family trail

Wed 28 Jun 2017
10:30-17:00
A fun family trail about the travels of the Talbot family. Join them on their holiday, try and work out where they have gone.

'Fractured architecture' by Thomas Kellner

Wed 28 Jun 2017
10:30-17:00
German photo artist, Thomas Kellner, presents an exhibition of cubist photography of the seemingly dancing architecture of famous landmarks at the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock, Britain's birthplace of photography.

Artist in Residence - Nettie Edwards

Wed 28 Jun 2017
11:00-15:30
Throughout weekdays in June, Artist in residence Nettie Edwards will be demonstrating how to create beautiful ethereal images called anthotypes. She will be using dye made from crushed plants and exposure to direct sunlight.

Bat Watch

Tue 18 Jul 2017
20:15-22:00
Ever seen a bat fly out of a gargoyle's mouth? Or felt a bat swoop past your cheek, safe in the knowledge it won't hit you? Well, now is your chance.

Family crafts and watercolour painting

Mon 24 Jul 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for a summer of fun family activities and watercolour painting. We'll be trying different activities every week in the summer holidays.

Illyria present The Emperor's New Clothes

Fri 28 Jul 2017
19:00-21:00
On Lacock's beautiful South Lawn, Illyria will bring to life Hans Christian Anderson's classic story of 'The Emperor's New Clothes'. A fast and funny family show for all ages.
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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