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Welcome to Muncaster Castle and Gardens

Historic Haunted Castle, Himalayan Gardens, Hawk & Owl Centre, MeadowVole Maze and Playgrounds, Cafe and Giftshops, Accommodation and Special Events... Fun Days Out in the Western Lake District for all the family!

What will your experience be?........

Upcoming Events

International Jesters Tournament Muncaster Festival, May 29-31 2016

29 May - 31 May 2016

Come along and soak up the carnival atmosphere over three days 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 the hopefuls battle it out to win the prestigious title of Fool of Muncaster 2016!
A small supplement applies to entry charges during Festival with free entry every day to Friends of Muncaster. Not a Friend yet? Then here's a great reason to join! Click here for more about Friends membership.

The Billiard Room Afternoon Teas in the Castle

6 Mar - 22 Oct 2017

Afternoon Tea in the beautiful surroundings of Muncaster Castle's Billiard Room overlooking the Castle lawns. What a fabulous gift! or why not treat yourself? Places still available for May 22nd.

Hospice at Home Colour Run Colour Run for Hospice at Home West Cumbria, Jul 3rd 2016

3 Jul - 3 Jul 2016

Colour Run for Hospice at Home West Cumbria returns to Muncaster on Sunday July 3rd. Save that date!


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Bluebell Woods Bluebell Heaven

18 Apr - 14 May 2016

The bluebell woods are fantastic at the moment. They'll soon be over so take time (and good footwear!) to wander up there for a look.

Pennington Hotels: The largest selection of quality accommodation in the Western Lake District

The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.