Reminding you Muncaster is CLOSED after 23rd December through to spring reopening on February 10th, for essential maintenance and staff holidays. For those of you wanting to blow the cobwebs away over Christmas, the gardens are accessible 27th December through to New Year's Eve via the Church Lane entrance with an honesty box in operation [...]
Wishing all our customers and friends, staff and suppliers the compliments of the season! and all the best for 2018.
Ho ho HOW are we in December already! It only feels like yesterday that we were getting ready to start the flying season here at Muncaster Hawk and Owl Centre and now I’m sat here with less than a week to go before Christmas. Now tis the season to be jolly and a jolly season [...]
November is always the calm after the storm here at Muncaster (although the rain never stops!!). We have the busy Halloween week then visitor numbers just flat-line as all the schools are back and people on holiday return to work. It’s a very odd transition from carrying out two flying displays daily in front of [...]
I know it's now November as I write this and I apologise for it being late, but October just stooped past us at a rate of knots. This blog might be a bit random as I don’t know where to start or end. It’s been a very busy month which is no surprise really having [...]
Please note that given extreme weather and local flooding Muncaster will be CLOSED today (Wednesday 22nd November). This not only because of difficulties onsite but the risk to customers travelling, as roads locally are closing as high tides meet flooding rivers. Apologies for any inconvenience and thanks for your understanding
Explore our Christmas events for 2017: An unforgettable evening watching the owls of the Hawk & Owl Centre flying in low light in the illuminated gardens, Christmas Owls by Moonlight ran first during last winter to great audience acclaim. We're pleased to stage this event again, which includes a hot supper and two displays, on [...]
Volunteer Week at Muncaster begins the 13th of November 2017 and runs for seven days through to Sunday 19th November. This is when the Castle is closed to the public and we are able to focus on our many conservation jobs. Our volunteers love this time of year as they are able to help with [...]
Volunteer Week at Muncaster begins the 13th of November 2017. This is when the Castle is closed to the public and we are able to focus on our many conservation jobs. Our volunteers love this time of year as they are able to help with creating new displays, cataloguing the collection and assisting in the [...]
Now rescheduled for Saturday 28th October! An unmissable opportunity for all inspired by art in nature to work with acclaimed Land Artist Richard Shilling in Muncaster's woodland gardens: find out more about this workshop.