Christmas at Lacock Abbey

Gather around the enormous Christmas tree in the festive abbey courtyard on Thursdays and Fridays and explore our annual community Christmas tree festival in the abbey cloister, plus much more. Make a visit to Lacock one of your Christmas traditions this December.

Lit up trees at the Lacock Abbey Christmas tree festival in Wiltshire

Community Christmas Tree Festival

Experience one of Lacock Abbey's more recent Christmas traditions with over 20 Christmas trees, decorated by local community groups, schools and charities, in the atmospheric medieval cloister. Open daily from 30 November to 5 Jan (excluding 25 and 25 Dec and 1 Jan).

Great hall decorated for Christmas at Lacock

Great hall decorated for Christmas

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. Capture a Christmas memory in the birthplace of photography by striking a pose in front of our Great Hall Christmas tree. Saturdays and Sundays from 30 November to 5 January, 11.30am-3.30pm.

Willow reindeer at Lacock Abbey

Christmas in the courtyard at Lacock Abbey

Christmas is coming to the Tudor courtyard at Lacock Abbey. Why not snap a photo in front of the giant Christmas tree or with Lacock's willow reindeer? Or warm up with a hot drink and a slice of cake in the Courtyard tea-room? On Thursdays and Fridays, you can even sing along to traditional Christmas carols with a pair of Victorian carol singers.

Join our festive family trail this December

Lacock's Christmas family trail

Join our festively fun family trail around the abbey grounds and Lacock village between Saturday 30 November and Sunday 5 January (excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January).

Father Christmas talks to a child about a present

An audience with Father Christmas

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

Christmas cards and decorations to suit everyone this winter

A little extra for Christmas

Pick up something special for yourself or as a gift from Lacock's pop up Christmas shop in the Manger Barn. 10am-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays in December.