Come along and soak up the carnival atmosphere on the Castle front lawn with something for all the family. The festival culminates with the International Jesters Tournament held on the final day. Come along and watch this year's hopefuls The Fire Man Dave, Dizzy O'Dare and THE Jon Hicks battle it out to win [...]
The Castle will be open daily this week including Saturday 27th, 12-4pm. See Opening Times for opening patterns at other times of year.
Another month gone by and another mention of Herriot our Steppe Eagle! This eagle never fails to amaze or wow me every day, apart from the other day when he over wowed me! Last month I wrote about how he was in a thermal and soared for 30 minutes, now I didn’t think he could [...]
The last 12 months have been amazing, exciting and extremely rewarding but we could never have achieved so much progress without the help of our fabulous Volunteers. In the Castle itself, because of the gift of their time, Volunteers have been able to help catalogue, transcribe, research and conserve the artefacts of Muncaster. We are [...]
We thought you'd all like to see some up-to-date pictures of Twiggy. Although living independently, she's still around the estate if you know where to look, though only when it's quieter. Tiptoeing through the bluebells on the Cannon Bank. Well, not a bad old [...]
The copings had become loose on the wall so were removed... ...then the wall-top rebuilt using hot mixed lime mortar, this was tricky to set out as the wall top is rising, and we had to cut some new copes to replaced some of the ones that were too [...]