Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey, Lacock

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Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey is part of an estate that was once the home of William Henry Fox Talbot. The museum celebrates the achievements Talbot, famous for his contributions to the invention of photography. When you visit, don’t miss the changing exhibitions and artwork. In Lacock, it is easy for you to spend the whole day here. You can see the estate’s unique blend of architectural styles by visiting the grounds and various buildings. Scenes around the site have been featured in major movies, such as the Harry Potter films and "The Other Boleyn Girl." You can eat and shop in the village streets, and you may even want to experience life in Lacock by staying in the holiday cottage. Add Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey to your Lacock travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Lacock trip planning app .
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  • This is a well kept place. If you like your history about photography then it's a must. Very helpful staff. Lots of camera's to look at. Also the history of how the camera has come along  more »
  • An interesting house and a fascinating village to explore. If you like gardens there's a small but lovely walled garden and conservatory too. The village is full of things to see and buy. It's not far...  more »
  • This museum is fascinating and suitable for all ages. From the beginning of photography to the present day. A large collection of cameras and early photographs.  more »

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