Don't forget Fathers Day this weekend! and at this point we do still have an odd table for afternoon tea in the Castle on Sunday afternoon. Tickets include Castle and Gardens entry for the day so it's great value as well as a whole day out. Tickets and more information here.
From Sunday 25th March we move to full season opening. Gardens & Hawk & Owl Centre are open 10.30 - 5pm, bird of prey displays are at 11.30am and 2pm (wild heron feed 4pm) and the Castle's public rooms are open 12noon to 4pm Sunday to Friday (closed most Saturdays). Creeping Kate's Kitchen cafe and [...]
Please note that at the moment (9th February) we have no telephone or internet at Muncaster. We hope we'll be back on the air soon. Apologies if you're trying to reach us.
Letter dated 2nd November 1915 "My old darling, I wonder what you think of living like a rabbit. I hope the dugouts are big enough for you and that you don't always have to keep your nice old head bent ... I had a letter from Redmond today and I don't think he likes living [...]
The Estates building maintenance team needs a joiner and the grounds maintenance team are recruiting for a gardener. See more information plus how to apply for both of these vacancies. Closing date for applications in both cases is April 7th, please note.
Eskdale stars in a major feature in the August edition of Britain's top walking magazine, Country Walking. It's a feature on walking the River Esk from sea to source, and it has ample joyous mentions of attractions local to us, including the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, the Woolpack Inn, the Bower House Inn as well [...]