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HALLOWEEN WEEK 2020
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO & FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT TICKET OPTIONS ARE THERE FOR HALLOWEEN?

General gardens admission – open from 10.30am til late
Enjoy the gardens with a spooky theme, includes access to Hawk & Owl Centre and day time bird shows. Also includes Halloween themed activities throughout the day and evening*, see provisional timetable of daily events (does not include entry to the Castle or Twilight Owls)
(*please note some maybe chargeable)

Guided Day Castle Tours including general gardens admission
Includes as above plus day time Curator’s Castle tour at your specific booked time
Pre booking advisable to avoid disappointment

Sledgehammer House of Horror evening Castle show
Includes general gardens admission tickets plus evening show at your specific booked time
Pre booking advisable to avoid disappointment
This is not suitable for children under the age of 7 years

Twilight Owls 7pm – please note, admission tickets must be purchased additional to these, the Twilight Owls is an additional add on option
Location – Hawk & Owl Centre. £5 per person.
Meet at the gate opposite the wildlife pond no later than 10 minutes before the show starts. You will be met here by a staff member and assisted to the Rose Garden
No access is allowed once the show has started. Access through the tea room for wheelchair users only
Pre booking advisable to avoid disappointment
Please note: no dogs are allowed in the flying arena.

If you have any further questions or queries regarding your visit to Muncaster during Halloween week please contact us – info@muncaster.co.uk or call 01229 717 614

Halloween Activities at Muncaster Castle

  • 12 – 5pm  Ghostly Grotto - Lantern making workshops*
    (£2 per person. Sign up in grotto located in the Old Laundry in the Courtyard)
  • 12 – 5pm  Free “plague Medicine” workshops every hour.
    Limited numbers please sign up on arrival. (venue TBC)
  • 12.00 – 5pm  Join the Witch Hunters trail around the gardens.
    Learn how to protect yourself from magic spells! Meet under the Witch by the Castle! (lasts approx. 30 mins)
  • 4pm onwards  Pre booked Sledgehammer House of Horrors Tours
    Meet at the Front Door 10 mins before ticketed time (indicated by ghost symbol on site plan). Not suitable for children under 7. Pre booking highly recommended
  • 4pm  Hawk and Owl Centre closes
  • 5pm  Free Drumming workshop in Ghostly Grotto
    limited spaces please sign up on arrival (Grotto located in the Old Laundry in the Courtyard)
  • 5.45pm  Lantern & drumming procession to the playground lawn
    please meet in the ghostly grotto
  • 6.00pm  Fire Show on playground lawn
  • 7pm  Twilight Owl Show in Hawk & Owl Centre.
    Please be at the gate opposite the wildlife pond at least 10 mins before show starts. No access is allowed once the show has started. Access through the tea room for wheelchair users only. NO DOGS ALLOWED IN THE FLYING ARENA. Please note – pre booking of Twilight Owls is highly recommend. Tickets are £5 per person.
  • 8pm  Fire Show on playground lawn
    * Limited places for each workshop. The children will then be invited to take part in the 5.45pm procession from the Stable yard to the fire juggling show at 6pm, along with the children from the drumming workshop.

Please note times and events may be subject to change.

Dare you visit one of Britain’s most haunted castles this Halloween?! This year our Seriously Spooky event will be running for the full week so the plenty of opportunities to come and visit!