Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

In a nutshell

Beautiful abbey and grounds plus onsite museum showing the history of modern photography. Lacock offers a fun family day out in Wiltshire.


Lacock, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2LG

Contact details

Tel: 01249 730459

Activity type

Gardens and Open Spaces, Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

Suitable for

All ages, Schools and Groups

Price guide

from £33

(family of 4; prices vary - see website for details)

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village details...

One of the interesting places to go in Wiltshire with the kids is Lacock near Chippenham. Spend a varied family day out discovering the Abbey’s 800-year-old history, exploring the beautiful grounds with woodland and outdoor play area, and learning about William Henry Fox Talbot, the ’Father of Modern Photography’.

Fans of the Harry Potter films may recognise the Abbey cloisters as they were used during filming. Family events and activities run throughout the year. Before you leave, make time for a stroll through Lacock Village, a favourite location for film and TV.

Please see the National Trust’s website to find out more.

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village Events

Spring Flower Count at Lacock

Open 10th February 2024 - 22nd March 2024

Spring is almost here! Fit in a family visit to Lacock in Wiltshire from 10th February to 22nd March and enjoy the spring flowers around the gardens.

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