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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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From Facebook

17th of February 2018 11:52 AM Link
So more clues for our Random Acts of Kindness Day activity. Here are two pictures of where our Herdy.s are hiding, one in the Maze and one in Tom Fool's Tree. Don't forget there are only two on a first find basis. Happy Hunting and remember a Random Act of Kindness to another person today is the aim of the day.
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Latest News from Muncaster

  • herdy random acts of kindness

    Feb 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day!

    You may have already figured it out, you may not…today (Saturday 17th February) is Random Acts of Kindness Day! To celebrate, those nice people at the herdy company have hidden herdy surprises to spread smiles [...]

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    Houses to rent

    We have a number of houses on the Estate and surrounding area available for long term residential let. If you're interested in knowing more, please get in touch via email to info[at]muncaster.co.uk or call us [...]

  • recruitment

    We’re recruiting!

    We're looking for seasonal staff for Muncaster and also the Pennington Hotel group, to begin in March AND we're also looking for a full-time stonemason. Seasonal positions at Muncaster Castle & Pennington Hotels (paid opportunities) [...]

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  • Snow on the ground

    Early Season Opening

    Reminding you Muncaster reopens on February 10th. We'll be on early season opening times (11am to 4pm) and entry to the site through to March 25th will be via the Church Lane entrance, ca 1/3 [...]

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

    Lake District becomes UNESCO World Heritage Site

    How exciting is this? The Lake District has been added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the category of cultural landscape of international significance. The hard-fought campaign for this accolade followed [...]