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 and adventure 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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Coachmans Quarters B&B Muncaster Castle
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Lake District weddings at Muncaster Castle
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Muncaster terrace
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hawk & owl Centre
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From Facebook

2nd of February 2019 07:43 AM Link
A snowy dusting for Muncaster this week. Thanks to Coby on Reception for these pictures from her walk to work. Don't forget we reopen on Sat 16th Feb daily to Sun Feb 24th for half term, then weekends only through to Mar 22nd. More about opening times here: https://goo.gl/cEbhDj
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Latest News from Muncaster

  • castle conservation

    Getting ready to open

    The Conservation team are busy with spring cleaning and preparing the Castle for opening. This is the time of year that we check the condition of our artefacts and make sure they remain free from [...]

  • Snow on the ground

    Early Spring Opening

    We reopen on Saturday 16th February for the half term week - so daily through to Sunday 24th February - and thereafter we're open weekends only through to March 22nd BUT the Castle itself will [...]

  • Hawk and Owl Centre – Where has this year gone?

    Apologies for lack of updates on MHOC recently. Even though summer peak season is well and truly over it still feels like a peak higher than Scafell for me! Christie knows how I feel [...]

  • lake district pound notes arranged

    We accept the Lake District £

    As of now, you can both purchase your LD£ at Muncaster and spend them, at the main gate, the cafes and the shops. Find out more about the Lake District Pound here > The LD£ [...]

  • Afternoon Tea and cake at the Castle

    Valentines Afternoon Tea in the Castle Feb 17th 2019

    Bring your beloved - or indeed your family and friends - along to Muncaster Castle for our Valentines Tea. Held on the Sunday 17th February, the closest to Valentines Day itself, the Valentines Tea [...]