Visit England Best Told Story

Muncaster Castle, Gardens and Hawk & Owl Centre awarded a Best Told Story Award in the Visit England Tourism Awards 2020/21

Muncaster Castle is one of 3 attractions in the Western Lake District to receive accolades in the 2020/21 Visit England Tourism Awards receiving "Best Told Story". After such a challenging 18 months for everyone, it is a wonderful and welcome accolade and as quoted by Peter Frost-Pennington "a huge pat on the back for all our loyal staff & volunteers."

Read the full press relase and Peter's words below.

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Muncaster Castle, Gardens and Hawk & Owl Centre receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

Muncaster Castle is one of 445 heritage organisations across the country set to receive a lifesaving financial boost from the Government thanks to the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help them through the coronavirus pandemic.

445 organisations will share £103 million, including Muncaster Castle to help restart vital reconstruction work and maintenance on cherished heritage sites, keeping venues open and supporting those working in the sector ...