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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  • Fabulous place to visit, very instructive especially combined with the Abbey and its extensive grounds. Lacock village itself is quaint with plenty of places for tea coffee or more  more »
  • Worth seeing place to visit, to walk around the village takes about three hours with the Museum, don't forget to book a taxi home improvement you go on a Sunday.
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  • Great information about the birth of photography. Much to read and see if that's your sort of interest!  more »

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