Summer days at Lacock Abbey

Summer holiday activities in our colourful Botanic Garden lets little explorers make the most of every second of sunshine, putting energy in creating watercolour and sun print masterpieces. As the nights draw in, don’t miss the opportunity to spend an evening on Lacock’s South Lawn, as Illyria return with a new musical adaptation of 'The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle'.

Summer crafts in Lacock's Botanic Garden

Summer family crafts and watercolour painting

Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for a summer of fun family activities all week and watercolour painting on Wednesdays. We'll be trying different craft activities each week throughout the holidays.

Children enjoying an open air theatre performance

'The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle' outdoor family theatre at Lacock

Illyria return with a new musical adaptation of 'The Further Adventures of Dr Dolittle'. Bring along a rug and a picnic and settle in for an evening of theatre beneath the stars. Gates open at 6pm for picnics, the performance starts at 7pm.

A family looking at spring flowers

Families at Lacock

Explore our fun family days out handy tips for family-friendly eating places and facilities. Make the most of your day out with the little ones without the stress.