Visitor Information

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 to Friday.         10:30 to 15:30

Saturday                        10:00 to 15:00

Sunday                          11:00 to 15:00

Would you like a guided tour of Lavenham?

Blue Badge guided tours start from the foyer of the Swan Hotel at 2pm every Wednesday and Saturday and 11am every Sunday until the end of October 2019. 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. 

On Friday 7 December 2019, the weekend of the Lavenham Christmas Fayre, the annual Christmas Lantern Tour will start at 4pm from The Swan Hotel returning there for mulled wine and mince pies. Tickets for this event will be on sale in November. All enquiries to: Barbara Butler - 07808 968766

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

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram - Lavenham Community Hub

We post details of coming events and also village news 

Little Hall, Lavenham 

Although this lovely house closes for the season at the end of Octoer they are still able to welcome groups of 10 or more to the house and gardens. For information and to book a tour please email

iA date for your diary. the 2019 Lavenham Christmas Fair is to be held on the weekend of 6th to 8th December.

Fun and shopping for all!

Our wonderful independent retail shops will be decorated for the festive season. Come along and join in the fun.

Lavenham Latern Walks - 2019

28th October, 8th,15th,21st & 30th November, 2nd,10th & 21st December.

From The Guildhall - 6:30pm-8pm

Christmas Lantern Walk

Saturday 7th December - 4pm from the foyer of The Swan

Lavenham Guidhall - winter opening times for November and December

Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Mondays - 11am to 4pm

Closed 24th December 2019 to 3 January 2020


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