Plan your visit

We’ve put together information to help with planning the perfect day out. Below you will find links to opening times, prices, how to find us, plus details about our onsite facilities such as cafes, gift shops and accessibility, etc.

You can also download a PDF site plan and a copy of our leaflet which includes all the information you will need to help plan your visit to Muncaster Castle.

If you are any queries about visiting Muncaster Castle please call: 01229 717 614
or email

Buy Tickets Online

SAVE 10% by buying your general entry tickets online, even on the day of your visit.

Muncaster Castle & Gardens Site Plan

Opening Times

View our opening times for the gardens and the castle during both the main season and the Winter season

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Here you will find our detailed pricing for adults and childre during the main season and Winter season. Buy your tickets online and SAVE 10%.

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Find Us

Here you will find a location map, driving directions and an online route planner.

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There are two cafes available onsite including Creeping Kate's Cafe which is located in the Castle’s former stables and the Owl Garden tea room

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Gift Shops

There are three gift shops onsite including Carriage House Gift Shop in the stable yard, Owl Garden Tearoom gift shop and the main gate shop.

Explore Gift Shops

Dog Friendly Muncaster

Muncaster Gardens really are doggy heaven; with miles of paths which wind their way through more than 70 acres of wild, woodland garden.


Play areas & Meadowvole Maze

Children are well catered for at Muncaster with the Meadowvole Maze, enchanted trail and adventure playground with swings and slide.


Muncaster Parish Church

Part of the Church of England Diocese of Carlisle, it is open daily for sanctuary from the stresses of modern life to all, including visitors to Muncaster.



Here you will find the detailed access statements for Muncaster Castle and the Coachmans' Quarters accommodation