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November 2017

Christmas at Muncaster

2017-11-01T02:39:31+00:00 Hot News|

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 [...]

October 2017

Castle Curators Team Volunteer Week 13th Nov

2017-11-19T13:55:44+00:00 Castle Curators Diary, Latest News|

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 in the Castle begins 13th Nov 2017

2017-10-30T11:40:29+00:00 Castle Curators Diary, Latest News|

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 [...]

September 2017

Hawk and Owl Centre – September 2017

2017-11-19T20:33:09+00:00 Falconers Diary, Latest News|

Swifts, Barn Swallows and Martins have all gone. Corvids and starlings are grouping up. Fieldfares and Redwings are eating berries. Leaves are turning a crisp burnt caramel. This can only mean one thing; autumn is officially here. I love the transition of seasons and so do our birds in the Centre. All of our birds have worked [...]

June 2016

Christmas Owls by Moonlight

2017-11-10T18:07:16+00:00 Experiences, Gifts, Special Events|

A fantastic opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle in the evenings before Christmas to enjoy an owl flying display after dark. Taking place on Saturdays 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd December, these spectacular evenings will begin at 6pm when we welcome you in the Stable Yard with coffee/tea/hot chocolate. A simple two-course hot supper follows, accompanied [...]

August 2017