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Country house with monastic roots, once home to William Henry Fox Talbot, inventor of the photographic negative

Lacock, near Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2LG

Sheep grazing in front the ha-ha at Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire

Important notice

The Great Hall will be closing a little earlier at 2pm on Thursday 7 December for a volunteer event. We're sorry if this causes any disruption to plans for your visit.

Planning your visit

A small dog on a lead on the grass

Visiting Lacock Abbey with your dog 

Lacock Abbey is a two pawprint rated place. Discover where you can go with your dog, what facilities are available for them and how to get the most from your visit.

A group of four people are walking outside at Lacock, with an ornate wooden arched door set into a stone wall visible in the background.

Group visits to Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village 

Find out what you need to know about bringing a group to Lacock, from planning a school visit to coach parking and more.

Visitors in the garden in autumn at Stourhead, Wiltshire


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