Experiences

December 2017

May 2017

‘Help A Hoodie’ Vulture Experience

2017-07-07T14:48:23+00:00 Experiences|

Come along for a personal interview with a Hooded Vulture! Available daily to a select few (a maximum of four participants); meet one of our characterful vultures (and Betty the fibreglass sheep!) observe vulture feeding habits up-close find out from the falconers about the crucial role vultures have in the ecosystem and have a vulture fly [...]

June 2016

Mothers Day Afternoon Tea in the Castle 11th Mar 2018

2017-07-07T15:05:09+00:00 Experiences, Special Events|

A special Afternoon Tea in the beautiful surroundings of the Castle Drawing Room or the Billiard Room. Both these elegant rooms with their ornate plaster ceilings overlook the Castle lawns. A marvellous treat for the mother(s) in your life! Mothers Day Afternoon Tea comprises a selection of sandwiches, homemade cakes and scones with jam [...]

February 2016

Afternoon Teas in the Castle 2018

2017-11-15T22:03:50+00:00 Experiences, Special Events|

Afternoon Tea in the beautiful surroundings of Muncaster Castle's Billiard Room. This elegant room with feature panelling and ornate plaster ceiling overlooks the Castle lawns. What a fabulous gift! or why not treat yourself? Afternoon tea comprises a selection of sandwiches, homemade cakes and scones with jam & cream, plus choice of tea or [...]

January 2016

Hawk Walks

2017-12-15T14:27:25+00:00 Experiences|

Come along for a half hour Hawk Walk! Available daily in 2018 from mid-February to a select few (a maximum of four participants); a walk through the Castle's woodlands in the company of a beautiful bird of prey flying tree to tree and tree to glove, under instruction from the Muncaster Hawk & Owl Centre's [...]

December 2017

Christmas Tea in the Castle 2018

2018-01-17T23:04:43+00:00 Experiences, Gifts, Special Events|

NOW AVAILABLE for advance purchase for 2018! Come along for a festive Afternoon Tea in the run-up to Christmas this year! The ideal way to brighten those dark pre-Christmas days; meet by a roaring fire in the Great Hall decorated for Christmas for a warming glass of mulled wine or hot spiced apple. Then enjoy [...]

March 2016

Castle Ghost Tour & Tapestry Room Sit

2017-07-07T15:05:10+00:00 Experiences|

Muncaster Castle is reputedly one of the most haunted buildings anywhere in the UK. Scientists have been researching the "ghosts" of Muncaster Castle since 1992 and are still unable to explain some of the strange occurrences reported at Muncaster. Dare you spend a night in the Tapestry Room to decide for yourself? This is a [...]

September 2017

Pennington Ancestors Tour 12-18 May 2019

2018-01-07T16:34:19+00:00 Experiences, Special Events|

If you would be interested in joining the Pennington Ancestors Tour, please contact us. A unique opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle and the Lake District as guests of Iona and Peter Frost Pennington, the current owners of Muncaster, with unique access to the Castle, its artifacts and family history and with Peter Frost Pennington [...]