Would you like to get the most out of your visit to our beautiful village?

Then come along to Lavenham Information Point at 2 Lady Street where we can give you a free map and information leaflet, and answer as many of your questions as we can. From the medieval wool trade to the magic of Harry Potter!

We are currently open:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday.         11:00 to 14:00- there is a limited service only. Entry limited to one person.

                                                                                                                           Masks must be worn, 2metre social distancing in place.

Saturday.                                                           closed.

Sunday  & Wednesday.                                       closed.

Would you like a guided tour of Lavenham? 

Blue Badge guided tours start from the foyer of the Swan Hotel. From the beginning of March until the end of October 2020 at 2pm every Wednesday and Saturday and at 11am every Sunday. Thereafter on Wednesday afternoons only at 2pm (excluding Christmas Day). There is no need to book, just turn up. The cost is £4.00 and the tour lasts approximately an hour. 

All our shops, pubs, restaurants and teashops are gradually opening, as are the public toilets. The safeguarding and health of our community is important to us. If you visit our village please respect our community by following the current social distancing restrictions both in the street and also in the buildings. Thank you.

This is for our four legged visitors and their owners, a location map of dog poo bins.

Please bag it and bin it to help keep our village clean.

Dog Bin Location Map

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Little Hall, Lavenham - The house is closed until further notice. 

Although this lovely house closes for the season at the end of October they may still able to welcome groups of 10 or more to the house and gardens. For information and to book a tour please email bookings@littlehall.org.uk.

Are you planning a trip to Lavenham this year? The dates below may help you decide when to come:

Please check before coming to Lavenham. These events may have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.


10th September - Steam Car Tour of Suffolk passing through the village.

9th & 10th October - Childrens Book Festival- now on line at-lavenhamliteraryfestival.co.uk.

4th-6th December - Christmas Fair - cancelled

27th-20th November - Christmas Exhibition at Lavenham Hall.


13th February - Scottish Dancing Cleidhi.

May-Full Exhibition of Kate Denton's Work at Lavenham Hall.


17th-19th June - VW Classic Car Festival.

The Farmers Market, held at the Village Hall, will be held at 10am to 1:30pm on the following Sundays in 2020.

also on  27 September, 25 October, 22 November and 20 December.

Events at Laveham Hall.

27-29 November - Christmas Exhibition.

In May 2021 a full Exhibition of Kate Denton's Work. 

Futher details of these events can be obtained from Anthony Faulkner at dentonsculpture@aol.com.

 Lavenham Airfield Guided Walks 2020

The next walk will be held on Sunday  13th September. 10:00am - 1:30pm.

Details of cost and to book please call: 01787 248295.



 Wedding Exhibitions at The Swan Hotel

2020 - 11am to 3pm

on 1 November

Please call 01787 247477 for information