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 one of their most popular shows adapted from the One Thousand and One Nights.

Teenager lying on the grass cloud watching

Mindful moments family trail

Strike your best yoga pose, meditate, or simply smell the roses to take you away from a busy day and calm the mind. Improve your wellbeing with positive thoughts and feelings this summer in Lacock’s peaceful grounds.

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.

Packed with cliff-hangers, larger-than-life characters and laughs galore

‘Ali Baba & the Forty Thieves!’ outdoor family theatre at Lacock

Illyria return with one of their most popular shows, adapted from the One Thousand and One Nights. 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.

Visitors in the orchard

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.