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.
Please note that given extreme weather and local flooding Muncaster will be CLOSED today (Wednesday 22nd November). This not only because of difficulties onsite but the risk to customers travelling, as roads locally are closing as high tides meet flooding rivers. Apologies for any inconvenience and thanks for your understanding
Explore our Christmas events for 2017: An unforgettable evening watching the owls of the Hawk & Owl Centre flying in low light in the illuminated gardens, Christmas Owls by Moonlight ran first during last winter to great audience acclaim. We're pleased to stage this event again, which includes a hot supper and two displays, on [...]
Volunteer Week at Muncaster begins the 13th of November 2017 and runs for seven days through to Sunday 19th November. This is when the Castle is closed to the public and we are able to focus on our many conservation jobs. Our volunteers love this time of year as they are able to help with [...]
Volunteer Week at Muncaster begins the 13th of November 2017. This is when the Castle is closed to the public and we are able to focus on our many conservation jobs. Our volunteers love this time of year as they are able to help with creating new displays, cataloguing the collection and assisting in the [...]