Lavenham Guildhall of Corpus Christi
The Guildhall is the ideal place to start your visit to this unique village. Once one of the richest towns in medieval England through the woollen cloth trade, Lavenham is now a cosy village with over 300 listed buildings. Originally the hall of the Guild of Corpus Christi, this remarkable building tells the story of the changing fortunes of Lavenham through displays and exhibitions. National Trust gift shop and tearooms serving home-made produce.
'A truly most absorbing building. It oozes history and magnifies the life and times of the past. Wonderful.' Mr Hawkes, Shefford.
Adult Â£4.95, Child Â£2.15, Family Â£12.00, Groups Â£3.95, School parties by arrangement.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||2-24 Mar Wed-Sun 11am-4pm, 25 Mar-3 Nov daily 11am-5pm, 9 Nov-1 Dec Sat/Sun 11am-4pm. Parts of the building may be closed occasionally for community use.|
ContactMs Jane Gosling
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VenueLavenham Guildhall of Corpus Christi
Market Place, Lavenham, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 9QZ
Map reference: TL 916493 Lat: 52.10904 Long: 0.79673
On arrival in village on A1141, turn into Lady Street, behind the Swan Hotel, Market Place is at top of hill. From A134 take B1071 to Lavenham.
By Public Transport:
From Sudbury station it is 7 miles to Lavenham Guildhall of Corpus Christi. Chambers 753 from Sudbury / Bury St Edmunds.
Parking : free
Nearest station : Sudbury station
Guided Tours: By arrangement.