Things to do this Easter at Lacock

The Easter holidays are a great time to get the whole family outdoors with longer and warmer days sure to put you in the mood for some fresh air fun.

 Visitors exploring in springtime

Unscramble the clues on the Lacock Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

As the Lacock abbey grounds burst back into life, can you find some eggs of a different nature? A yummy Cadbury treat waits for you when you're done. done.

Visitors enjoying a walk

Our top summer nature walks

Celebrating the simple pleasures in life this summer with fresh and colourful walks with the promise of an ice-cream at the days end.

Visitors enjoying a day out

Member car parking at Easter 

Whether you’re visiting a spring garden, exploring a historic house or joining a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt, find out more about parking at our places over the busy Easter weekend.

Upcoming events

A photography exhibition by Karen Knorr

Sat 21 Jul 2018
10:30-17:00
The photographic work of Karen Knorr is our second exhibition in the 2018 Women and Power celebration. Her work arises out of cultural research she undertakes and is in response to traditions, materials, furniture and ways of living.

Healing herbs family trail

Sat 21 Jul 2018
10:30-17:30
800 years ago, the nuns of Lacock Abbey couldn't just pop down the doctors to buy their medicine, so they grew their own. Find out more on our fun family trail.

Summer holiday family crafts - sun catchers and sundials

Mon 23 Jul 2018
10:30-16:00
Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for fun family craft activities. Our first week’s activities involve celebrating the summer sunshine through sun catchers and sundials.

Illyria present Adventures of Dr Dolittle

Fri 27 Jul 2018
19:00-21:00
On Lacock's beautiful South Lawn, Illyria will bring to life Hugh Lofting's 'The Adventures of Dr Dolittle'. A funny, much-loved and exciting adventure, with a strong message about responsibility towards animals and the environment.

Summer holiday family crafts - family crest

Mon 30 Jul 2018
10:30-16:00
Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for a week of family craft activities. This week we are decorating shields, our Great Hall has lots of individual shields on the ceiling and each one is for a different family. Join us to make your own.

Summer holiday family crafts - watercolour painting

Mon 06 Aug 2018
10:30-16:00
Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for a week of watercolour painting, a faithful Lacock favourite, in honour of the Talbot family who produced over 600 paintings during their time at Lacock Abbey.