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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. Plan your visit to Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Lacock vacation builder.
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  • Lovely location, informative and the staff were very friendly. National Trust owned. Easy to park and the village is a short walk from car park.  more »
  • Billed as the home for photography but it just doesn't grab you. So there are a few cameras through the ages but too many gaps in the history.It needs to be more interactive.give you something to do o...  more »
  • Located in this beautiful medieval Wiltshire village, Lacock Abbey is a popular destination for family days out. Easy to get to via the M4 and surrounding A roads there is a large capacity car park (f...  more »