Themed Study Tours
General History Tour: Learn how Muncaster Castle and the lives of the Pennington Family have changed over the past 800 years.
Dragons Trail: Use your imagination to travel back in time to a land of fairytales when Knights were bold, Princesses were rescued and dragons and eagles flew in these valleys. Let our own Dragon take you on a journey, following his clues to help you learn about the castle. This tour would link well with creative writing projects.
Victorian Tour: Interactive tour. Dress up as a Victorian maid or a hall boy, see original household items, play with Victorian toys to find out what life was like at Muncaster in the 1860s.
Victorian Christmas Tour: Available end November to mid December only for a special price of £6 per student; experience Christmas in a Victorian great house in the 1860s, meet the servants, sing some carols and you might even meet Santa Claus!
Nature Detectives Tour: Explore the gardens of Muncaster with bug hunting, games and activities. Wellies or sturdy shoes recommended as it can get muddy!
- Maximum group size 20 – 25 Students
- Larger groups will be split into smaller groups for the tours.
- Tours are available between 10.00 am and 12.00 pm.
Educational visits are competitively priced at £4.50 per student or accompanying adult/supervisor, with one adult place free for every 10 students. Themed study tours are £1 per person when booked as part of an educational visit.