Exciting events for 2019 – see below

This Week at Muncaster,
Please note that the site is now closed for essential maintenance until February 16th. 

Owls by Moonlight 2019

Now available for early spring as well as next winter! A fantastic opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle in the evenings in March or in December before Christmas 2019 to enjoy an owl flying display [...]

  • Afternoon Teas in the Castle

Afternoon Teas in the Castle 2019

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? [...]

  • Muncaster Food and Drink Festival

Food & Drink Festival 4-6 May 2019

NB All 2019 details are TBC at this stage. The 5th 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 [...]

  • Fool of Muncaster Audience

Festival of Fools 26-28 May 2019

Come along and soak up the carnival atmosphere at the Festival of Fools, held on the Castle front lawn with something for all the family. The festival incorporates with the International Jesters Tournament, when [...]

  • Halloween at Muncaster

Halloween 2019

Halloween in 2019 is 25th-27th Oct and 31st Oct-2nd Nov.  NB! Details are TBD for 2019. Dare you visit one of Britain's most haunted castles this Halloween?!  Please allow plenty of time to arrive, [...]

  • Muncaster Halloween Ghost Vigil

Scientific Ghost Vigil Halloween 2019

There has been a growing demand from members of the public to work with the scientific vigil research team based here at Muncaster Castle, and as a result of this we offer public places [...]

  • Medieval Muncaster

Medieval Muncaster Aug 24th-26th 2019

Over the bank holiday weekend, Muncaster returns to the 15th century with the Red Wyvern re-enactment society. Think history is dusty and boring? Think again; Medieval Muncaster brings the past to life with enthusiastic [...]

  • Race the Tide medals

Race the Tide Aug 24th 2019 (date tbd)

Muncaster Castle is hosting the Lake District's friendliest adventure race, “Race the Tide” on Saturday 24th August (date TBD), with options to make a bank holiday weekend of it, 23rd to 26th August. Once [...]