Don't forget Fathers Day this weekend! and at this point we do still have an odd table for afternoon tea in the Castle on Sunday afternoon. Tickets include Castle and Gardens entry for the day so it's great value as well as a whole day out. Tickets and more information here.
Many congratulations to Frumpid Stumplestone worthy winner of the 2018 Jester Tournament to elect the new Fool of Muncaster 2018! As far as we know, Muncaster is the only stately home which still has an official Fool, a post awarded annually at the Festival of Fools over Spring Bank Holiday. Many thanks to outgoing fool [...]
From Sunday 25th March we move to full season opening Gardens & Hawk & Owl Centre are open 10.30 - 5pm Bird of prey displays are at 11.30am and 2pm (wild heron feed 4pm) Castle's public rooms are open 12noon to 4pm Sunday to Friday (closed most Saturdays). Creeping Kate's Kitchen cafe and the Carriage [...]
The films are announced for Picnic Cinema's 2018 season and for Muncaster it's Priscilla Queen of the Desert and The Big Lebowski! Tickets go on sale from mid-March. Find out more here.
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 across Cumbria! Join herdy on a fun filled adventure and play ‘hunt the herdy’ with us - there are two [...]
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 on 01229 717614
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) Shop, reception and ticket office vacancies are now filled, please note but we still need staff to fill positions in [...]
Please note that at the moment (9th February) we have no telephone or internet at Muncaster. We hope we'll be back on the air soon. Apologies if you're trying to reach us.
From February 10th to March 24th, we'll be on early season opening times (11am to 4pm) and entry to the site will be via the Church Lane entrance and car park. This is ca 1/3 mile south of the main car park on the A595 and signposted for B&B, coach and disabled parking. More about [...]
Wishing all our customers and friends, staff and suppliers the compliments of the season! and all the best for 2018.