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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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

20th of February 2017 12:47 PM Link
This Aug 6th, we're welcoming back travelling company The Three Inch Fools, performing Shakespeare's 'Romeo & Juliet' on the Castle lawn. Tickets out now! https://goo.gl/CoMSOX
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Latest News from Muncaster

  • Seasonal Staff Sought

    Seasonal Staff Sought

    We're recruiting for staff for our busy gates and retail outlets. Full and part time positions are available and these are seasonal roles. Closing date for applications is 1st March. Interested? Find out more.

  • Rocking Horse Renovations

    Rocking Horse Renovations

    Here is Angela the amazing upholsterer, who has been working on various upholstery projects at the Castle over the last while, doing more amazing heritage restoration work on one of several antique rocking horses [...]

  • Hawk and Owl Centre – February 2017

    Hawk and Owl Centre – February 2017

    This winter has been a cold but fairly dry one so far. There have been a lot of changes here at Muncaster Hawk and Owl Centre over the past month! One of the biggest changes [...]

  • Muncaster reopens 11th Feb

    Muncaster reopens 11th Feb

    The site REOPENS Saturday 11th February after our winter closedown. See what's open and when.

  • News from the Library refurb

    News from the Library refurb

    Following the scratch coat on the laths, we have repaired all the cracks in the ceiling and washed down the ceiling and walls. The ceiling has now nearly had [...]

  • A New Year and new projects!

    A New Year and new projects!

    We're all back from our Christmas break and straight into a major new project:  beginning the groundwork to put new pens into the Old Rose Garden, to expand and improve the Hawk and Owl [...]

  • DO see this wedding video

    DO see this wedding video

    We're always pleased and touched when couples marrying at Muncaster and their photographers and videographers share their wedding images and footage with us. It's so much more realistic for us to show real weddings on our [...]

  • Sausage Festival – Exhibitors Invited

    Sausage Festival – Exhibitors Invited

    The Sausage Festival is 29th April - 1st May (May Day Bank Holiday weekend). The lineup is taking shape but we've got space for more exhibitors, so please get in touch if you would like [...]