Welcome to Muncaster Castle, Gardens, Hawk & Owl Centre

  • Historic haunted castle, Himalayan gardens, bluebell woods
  • Hawk & Owl Centre, exhilarating flying displays, bird of prey experiences
  • Enchanted Trail, MeadowVole Maze, playgrounds
  • Cafes, gift-shops, and accommodation
  • Wedding, function and corporate event venue
  • Gift experiences and special events

For groups, for individuals and families, for days out or memorable special occasions, Muncaster offers an unforgettable experience to all in an idyllic setting amongst the Western Lake District fells. Come visit us soon.

Muncaster Castle, Western Lake District
Muncaster Castle & Gardens - the clocktower range
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Muncaster Hawk & Owl Centre - falconer Emma with Ash the Great Grey Owl
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Marry at Muncaster - image courtesy of Derwent Photography
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Special Events at Muncaster - Colour Run for Hospice At Home
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Tickets & Online Store - Afternoon Tea in the Castle gift experience
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From Facebook

28th of November 2016 12:17 PM Link
Since she was about the estate today, we thought you'd like to see this picture of Twiggy, our fostered roe deer fawn. Read her story so far on the TwiggyLog here https://goo.gl/i07Q87
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Latest News from Muncaster

  • Hawk & Owl Centre November 2016

    Hawk & Owl Centre November 2016

    Things are starting to quieten down now after the festivities of Halloween. It was, as we expected, a mad week with thousands of people arriving at the gates to celebrate this incredible time of year [...]

  • Fiery colours abound this November

    Fiery colours abound this November

    As a team the gardeners are uniquely placed to see the beautiful place in which we work in all its many guises as the seasons roll around and the ever-changing Western Lake District weather springs [...]

  • Winter season at Muncaster

    Winter season at Muncaster

    From 1st November we're in winter season, which means changes to our opening times and prices. The gardens are open for winter wanders plus the daily Sky Hunters bird of prey display moves to 1.30pm [...]

  • Christmas Owls by Moonlight December 2016

    Christmas Owls by Moonlight December 2016

    A fantastic opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle in the evenings before Christmas to enjoy an owl  flying display after dark. Taking place on Saturday 3rd, Saturday 10th and Sunday 18th December, these spectacular  evenings will begin [...]

  • Christmas Tea in the Castle December 2016

    Christmas Tea in the Castle December 2016

    Come along for a festive Afternoon Tea in the run-up to Christmas this year! The ideal way to brighten those dark pre-Christmas days; meet by a roaring fire in the Great Hall decorated for Christmas [...]

  • Christmas Victorian Tours for Schools

    Christmas Victorian Tours for Schools

    Available 28th November – 16th  December 2016 Celebrate a Victorian Christmas at Muncaster Castle and experience the life “below stairs” of Lord Muncaster’s staff. While Lord & Lady Muncaster are out lunching, Mrs Gordon the [...]