We're recruiting for staff for our busy gates and retail outlets. Full and part time positions are available and these are seasonal roles. Closing date for applications is 1st March. Interested? Find out more.
Here is Angela the amazing upholsterer, who has been working on various upholstery projects at the Castle over the last while, doing more amazing heritage restoration work on one of several antique rocking horses here. Originally designed to teach children how to ride, this one is very old. It was in poor repair having [...]
This winter has been a cold but fairly dry one so far. There have been a lot of changes here at Muncaster Hawk and Owl Centre over the past month! One of the biggest changes is that the lovely Tom has left his position in the Hawk and Owl centre and spread his wings to [...]
The site REOPENS Saturday 11th February after our winter closedown. See what's open and when.
Following the scratch coat on the laths, we have repaired all the cracks in the ceiling and washed down the ceiling and walls. The ceiling has now nearly had 2 coats of paint (painted by Daniel, Iona, Chris Accola (Prince’s Foundation) and myself), and is looking amazing. [...]
We're all back from our Christmas break and straight into a major new project: beginning the groundwork to put new pens into the Old Rose Garden, to expand and improve the Hawk and Owl Centre.....a lovely job for a wet day! After a week's worth of hard graft by the Estate team, [...]
We're always pleased and touched when couples marrying at Muncaster and their photographers and videographers share their wedding images and footage with us. It's so much more realistic for us to show real weddings on our website, social media and printed material than staged shots. However, we were particularly struck by Jon Bird's video of Simon [...]
The Sausage Festival is 29th April - 1st May (May Day Bank Holiday weekend). The lineup is taking shape but we've got space for more exhibitors, so please get in touch if you would like to come along. Prices start from £100 for the three days (special rates for charity stands), food and drink suppliers [...]