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Welcome to Muncaster Castle and Gardens

Historic Haunted Castle, Himalayan Gardens, World Owl Centre™, MeadowVole Maze and Playgrounds, Cafe and Giftshops, Accommodation and special events... Fun for all the family!

What will your experience be?........

Upcoming Events

Halloween Week Halloween Week

26 Oct - 1 Nov 2014

Our biggest event of the year!  Dare you visit one of Britain's most haunted castles this Halloween?  Frightsville Village of Fear down at the Scary Maze is NEW for 2014 and the evening Castle Ghost Tours (also a NEW production for 2014) sell out every year so pre booking is essential!

Classical Music with Rosehill Theatre

8 Nov - 9 Nov 2014

Rosehill Theatre and Muncaster Castle are delighted to be working in partnership again to produce a weekend of wonderful music and entertainment presented by top international artists.  Great food and accommodation packages will also be available!

Pud the Snowman Muncaster Christmas Fayre

6 Dec - 7 Dec 2014

Showcasing some of Cumbria's finest culinary produce, crafts and giftware along with generous helpings of festive music, free children's crafts, walkabout entertainers, carriage rides and husky sled dogs and of course Santa! with tales by the fireside in his Grotto in the Castle.

Latest News

Gardening with Muncaster NEW! The "Gardening with Muncaster" Blog!

24 Sep 2014

New in the Garden!

Take a look at the 'Gardening with Muncaster' blog for gardening info, teasers and news about what goes down in the gardens here at Muncaster.

Get to it anytime from our GARDENS page or go direct to the blog HERE.

Pennington Hotels: The largest selection of quality accommodation in the Western Lake District

The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.