Special Events

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

June 2017

November 2016

Christmas Victorian Tours for Schools

2017-11-21T13:54:35+00:00 Special Events|

Available 27th November – 15th  December 2017 Celebrate a Victorian Christmas at Muncaster Castle and experience the life “below stairs” of Lord Muncaster’s staff. While Lord & Lady Muncaster are out lunching, Mrs Gordon the housekeeper and Maggie the housemaid will sneak you into some of the “posh” rooms of the Castle, beautifully decorated for [...]

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 [...]

March 2016

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 [...]

June 2016

Cumberland Sausage Festival 5-7 May 2018

2017-10-02T14:51:07+00:00 Special Events|

The 4th Sausage, Food and Drink Festival over May Day at Muncaster Castle! A three day celebration of good food, drink and all things Cumbrian, over the Bank Holiday weekend. With celebrity chefs, cookery demos, sausage competitions, entertainment for all ages and of course the food! To sample, to buy to eat and to take home [...]

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 [...]