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Muncaster Castle

"what are we doing today?"

Visit Muncaster for a fantastic day out with the kids, great programme of yearly events for kids or all sizes, especially during school holidays!

For example don't miss five days of entertainment with the Festival of Fools, the Summer of Fun everyday in August plus our famous Halloween week!

Historic haunted castle, home to the Pennington family for 800 years, 70 acres of gardens for the kids to run wild in, indoor children?s MeadowVole maze, interactive computers, playgrounds, cafe and shops.

Muncaster is home to the World Owl Centre, get up close and learn more at the daily display; watch wild herons come in for food!

On selected dates stay and see our Darkest Muncaster illuminations with sound and light show and special effects! Muncaster has many experiences to offer!

"i'm hungry"

Muncaster prides itself on offering a wide selection of refreshments in our cafe

From hot and cold drinks, local ice cream to light lunches and main meals all cooked to order.

healthy food

Muncaster caters for vegetarians and offer a wide selection of meals and snacks so you can choose a healthy option!

"Can I have one of those?"

Muncaster sells a wide selection of gifts, pocket money prices to quality gifts for all ages.

"i need a wee"

Muncaster has disabled toilets and baby changing facilities at all toilet locations.

and baby come too...

Baby warming facilities available in the cafe, excellent baby change toilets located centrally and at the main entrance.

"are we there yet?"

Muncaster is located 1 mile south of Ravenglass on the A595. Follow signs for the Western Lake District from junction 36 of the M6 motorway. SatNav CA18 1RD. any top tips?

Alot to see and do in a day. well worth coming and spending the whole day.

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Muncaster Castle
CA18 1RQ
Telephone: 01229 717614
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Admission: 2012 Admission Prices:
Winter Season 2012:
Gardens, Owl Centre and MeadowVole Maze
Adult: £6.50, Child (5-15): £3.50,

Castle upgrade
Adult : £3.50, Child (5-15) : £2.50,

Summer Season 2012:
Gardens, Owl Centre and MeadowVole Maze
Adult: £10.00, Child (5-15): £6.00,
Castle upgrade
Adult : £3.00, Child (5-15): £1.50,
  Opening Times: 2012 Opening times:
Winter season:
Gardens, Owl Centre, and children's indoor MeadowVole Maze open daily 11am to 4pm
1st February to 24th March 2012
5th November to 31st December 2011

The Castle is open for 'Christmas at the Castle'. Sundays from 9th - 28th December plus extra selected dates in December 2012 from 1pm to 3pm. Please see our website for details.

Summer Season:
Gardens, Owl Centre and children's indoor MeadowVole Maze open daily 10.30am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

25th March to 4th November 2012.
Plus 19th to 27th February 2011 for February Half Term

Castle opens Sunday to Friday 12pm to 4.30pm (1pm to 4pm Feb half term) Closed Saturdays for private functions.
Late opening for special events with Darkest Muncaster Illuminations on selected dates, see our website for details.

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