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.         10:30 to 14:00- closed for the time being due to health crisis

Saturday                                                           closed

Sunday  & Wednesday                                       closed

Would you like a guided tour of Lavenham? The tours commence from Saturday 1st August 2020

Blue Badge guided tours start from the foyer of the Swan Hotel at 2pm every Wednesday and Saturday and 11am every Sunday from the beginning of March until the end of October 2020. 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 - Closed until further notice

Although this lovely house closes for the season at the end of October 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 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.

30th August - Lavenham Classics Moror Show - cancelled

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

11th-13th September - VW Vintage Car Festival - cancelled

9th & 10th October - Childrens Book Festival

4th-6th December - Christmas Fair - cancelled


13th February - Scottish Dancing Cleidhi


17th-19th June - VW Classic Car Festival

The Farmers Market will re-open on Sunday 28 June 2020 - 10am to 1:30pm

also on 26/7, 23/8, 27/9, 25/10, 22/11 and 20/12

Lavenham Airfield Guided Walks 2020

The walks will be held on the 2nd Sunday in:



August and 


Details of time and cost to follow

These walks may be cancelled - please check before travelling


 Wedding Exhibitions at The Swan Hotel

2020 - 11am to 3pm

on 1 November

Please call 01787 247477 for information