Autumn days at Lacock

Lace up your boots for a quiet countryside walk through changing autumn colour at Lacock.

Visitors arriving in the car park at Lacock

What to expect when you visit Lacock

The abbey grounds, cloister and Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock are now open. Here's what to expect and how to book your visit.

Walkers in autumn countryside

Walking trails 

For a short walk around Lacock village or a longer ramble around the surrounding countryside, we've got you covered.

A visitor looks at the display in the Fox Talbot Museum in Lacock in Wiltshire

Fox Talbot Museum

The Fox Talbot Museum explores the history of photography, housing a collection spanning photographic developments up to the present day.

A white woman's cheek, neck and red hair turned away from the camera

'Adornments' by Carla van de Puttelaar

The beautiful photography exhibition 'Adornments' by Dutch artist, Carla van de Puttelaar, is currently on display at the Fox Talbot Museum.

Girl kicking leaves at Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Wiltshire

Family fun at Lacock this autumn

What can you hear? How high can you stretch? Reconnect with nature and yourself on a mindful wander around the grounds of Lacock Abbey this autumn. Why not bring along a downloadable spotter sheet and see what wildlife you can spot along the way? Or see how many things you can tick off your '50 things to do before you're 11¾' list?

A view of Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire in the autumn

Autumn at Lacock 

From the atmospheric abbey cloister to the changing colours in the woodland grounds, Lacock is the perfect place for an autumn walk. There's plenty to see and do inside the abbey and museum too.

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

Feeling peckish?

The Stables café has reopened, serving a limited range of takeaway hot and cold drinks and some light snacks. Limited indoor seating is also available.

We’ve introduced new safety measures including screens at our till and collection points, and waymarked routes. We’ll also only be accepting card payment. In line with government guidance you're required to wear a face covering in the cafe, please bring one with you.

We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone. 

Riverlands summer collection of kichenware including tea towels, mugs and jugs

Treat yourself

Lacock's High Street shop has reopened between Wednesdays and Sundays, from 11am to 4pm.

For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. In line with government guidance you will be required to wear a face covering in the shop, please bring one with you.

It is through your purchases that we're able to continue looking after Lacock for everyone, for ever.

Things to do at home

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Lacock (28 Sept - 4 Oct)

Mon 28 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Lacock.