Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Country house with monastic roots, once home to William Henry Fox Talbot

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

Things to see and do

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Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

What's on 

Photographs from 'First Women UK' exhibition

‘First Women UK’, a photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin 

‘First Women UK’ is on display at the Fox Talbot Museum from Saturday 15 September to Sunday 3 February.

Sylvia Nutt, a Lacock volunteer

Volunteer Recruitment Day 

Lacock's volunteers are a huge part of making Lacock so special. Whether you're looking to help in the garden, greet our visitors or get up close and personal in the abbey, we have something exciting happening for you.

Upcoming events

The Explorer's Guide to Lacock

Wed 23 Jan 2019
11:00-16:00
The Lacock Abbey grounds are perfect for exploring all year round, with streams, gargoyles and botanic gardens all waiting to be found. What will you discover?

'First Women UK', a photography exhibition by Anita Corbin

Wed 23 Jan 2019
11:00-16:00
Last chance to see this powerful exhibition before the museum closes for refurbishment from 4 February until 23 March 2019.

Spring flowers at Lacock Abbey

Wed 23 Jan 2019
11:00-16:30
With the appearance of snowdrops, crocuses and the sounds of birds shrilling through the crisp air, escape for a winter walk around the grounds at Lacock.

Look inside a Lacock cottage

Mon 04 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
Peek behind one of Lacock's closed doors as we open our holiday cottage, 2 High Street, for you to explore. It's one of the oldest buildings in the village and was used as a green room for the cast of the BBC's Cranford.

Valentine's Day flower count

Sat 09 Feb 2019
10:30-17:00
Get involved in the South West flower count survey, and see how many blooms you can find.

Photography exhibition at the Fox Talbot Museum by John Paul Evans

Sat 23 Mar 2019
10:30-17:00
These metaphoric photo series examine various points of view regarding gay marriage — with the pictures of ‘otherness’ fluctuating between the poignant, the comic, and a potentially disturbing presence in the domestic space.
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Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

We'd like to say an extra special thank you to all the fantastic people who lend their skills and help us care for Lacock Abbey.

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

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The sun shines through the cloister walk at Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

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