As of now, you can both purchase your LD£ at Muncaster and spend them, at the main gate, the cafes and the shops. Find out more about the Lake District Pound here > The LD£ is helping local businesses and are also a great souvenir of your fabulous time in the Lakes too.
Please note that the Castle interior will be open 12 noon to 4pm on the following Saturdays in the school summer holidays, as well as Sunday to Friday 12 noon to 4pm as usual. Saturday 28th July Saturday 4th August Saturday 11th August Saturday 18th August and Saturday 25th August (August Bank Holiday weekend) See Opening [...]
We're recruiting for housekeeping staff to work at Muncaster. Previous experience preferred but not essential. Enquiries and applications to Head of Housekeeping c/o Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, CA18 1RQ or by email quoting ' Housekeeping posts' to info[at]muncaster.co.uk
Don't forget Fathers Day this weekend! and at this point we do still have an odd table for afternoon tea in the Castle on Sunday afternoon. Tickets include Castle and Gardens entry for the day so it's great value as well as a whole day out. Tickets and more information here.
Many congratulations to Frumpid Stumplestone worthy winner of the 2018 Jester Tournament to elect the new Fool of Muncaster 2018! As far as we know, Muncaster is the only stately home which still has an official Fool, a post awarded annually at the Festival of Fools over Spring Bank Holiday. Many thanks to outgoing fool [...]
From Sunday 25th March we move to full season opening Gardens & Hawk & Owl Centre are open 10.30 - 5pm Bird of prey displays are at 11.30am and 2pm (wild heron feed 4pm) Castle's public rooms are open 12noon to 4pm Sunday to Friday (closed most Saturdays). Creeping Kate's Kitchen cafe and the Carriage [...]
The films are announced for Picnic Cinema's 2018 season and for Muncaster it's Priscilla Queen of the Desert and The Big Lebowski! Tickets go on sale from mid-March. Find out more here.
You may have already figured it out, you may not…today (Saturday 17th February) is Random Acts of Kindness Day! To celebrate, those nice people at the herdy company have hidden herdy surprises to spread smiles across Cumbria! Join herdy on a fun filled adventure and play ‘hunt the herdy’ with us - there are two [...]
We have a number of houses on the Estate and surrounding area available for long term residential let. If you're interested in knowing more, please get in touch via email to info[at]muncaster.co.uk or call us on 01229 717614
We're looking for seasonal staff for Muncaster and also the Pennington Hotel group, to begin in March AND we're also looking for a full-time stonemason. Seasonal positions at Muncaster Castle & Pennington Hotels (paid opportunities) Shop, reception and ticket office vacancies are now filled, please note but we still need staff to fill positions in [...]