Experiences

June 2016

Christmas Owls by Moonlight

2017-12-08T17:55:48+00:00 Experiences, Gifts, Special Events|

A fantastic opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle in the evenings before Christmas to enjoy an owl flying display after dark. Taking place on Saturdays 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd December, these spectacular evenings will begin at 6pm when we welcome you in the Stable Yard. A simple two-course hot supper with hot drink follows, accompanied [...]

February 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 [...]

July 2016

Valentines Dinner in the Castle 17 Feb 2018

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

Bring your Valentine to Muncaster in the evening for a sumptuous gourmet dinner in the elegant surroundings of the Castle's state rooms; an extravagantly romantic event made for lovers... Guests meet in the Great Hall for a champagne reception followed by a top-flight four course dinner served at 7.30pm at your private table in either the Drawing Room [...]

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 [...]

September 2017

Pennington Ancestors Tour 13-19 May 2018

2017-11-15T09:39:13+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 [...]

January 2016

Hawk Walks

2017-07-07T15:05:40+00:00 Experiences|

Come along for a half hour Hawk Walk! Available daily 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 falconers. Up to four spectators [...]

March 2016

December 2017

Christmas Owls by Moonlight 2018

2017-12-08T17:47:32+00:00 Experiences, Gifts, Special Events|

Now available for advance purchase! A fantastic opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle in the evenings before Christmas 2018 to enjoy an owl flying display after dark.Taking place in December 2018 on: Saturday 1st Friday 7th Saturday 8th Friday 14th Saturday 15th Friday 21st Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd.These spectacular evenings will begin at 6pm when we [...]