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Mon - Fri
11:00am - 11:00pm
Sat - Sun
11:00am - 10:30pm
Mon - Sat
12:00pm - 9:00pm
12:00pm - 8:00pm

Lacock Attractions

Lacock Abbey

Founded in 1232 and converted into a country house c.1540, the fine medieval cloisters, sacristy, chapter house and monastic rooms of the Abbey have survived largely intact. The handsome 16th-century stable courtyard has half-timbered gables, a clock-house, brewery and bake-house. The Victorian woodland garden boasts a fine display of spring flowers, magnificent trees, an 18th-century summer house, Victorian rose garden, newly restored botanic garden and ha-ha.

Fox Talbot Museum

The Museum of Photography commemorates the achievements of a former resident of the Abbey, William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-77), inventor of the negative/positive photographic process and whose descendants gave the Abbey and village to the Trust in 1944. 

Lacock Abbey

Visit the breathtaking Lacock Abbey situated only 50 yards away from The Red Lion! Here you can experience the fascinating architectural mixture of the old, new and revived.

Fox Talbot Museum

The Fox Talbot Museum celebrates the life and work of William Henry Fox Talbot who is famous for discovering the negative/positive photographic process. Here in the museum you can see samples of early photography and the earliest photographic equipment.

The Jane Austen Centre

The Jane Austen Centre is located in the beautiful City of Bath. With exhibitions that explore Jane's life in Bath, her family and her places of residence. Walking tours are available and the centre also hosts a gift shop & the award winning Regency Tea Rooms.

The American Museum in Britain

Located in Claverton Manor, Bath. This museum hosts a wide range of spectacular views, tranquil gardens, historical objects, intriguing interiors and much, much more! With hands-on learning and exciting events, this museum had something for everyone.