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Attraction Currently Closed

Dunster Castle

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Attraction Currently Closed

More than 130 National Trust gardens and parks in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are now open - tickets must be booked in advance. From Monday 13 July, several houses will begin to re-open, as well. Please check the National Trust website for more details.

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Attraction Information

Discover the hidden wonders of Dunster Castle, the beautiful building dating back hundreds of years. Come explore the Trail of Tales or simply stroll through the exquisite Mediterranean gardens.

Arrive at the park in style by hopping on board the Dunster Castle Express, a grand steam train with magical views. When you arrive kick start the day on the Trail of Tales and hear about some of the castle's past residents.

Then head inside and explore the grand rooms inside the castle and even visit the 18th-century working watermill. Complete the day with a lovely wander through the 4 gardens at the park, so relaxing!

  • Historic Castle
  • Steam train ride
  • 4 microclimate gardens
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Opening hours

Please see website for details


General Admission
Adults from £9.00
Kids from £4.50
Family from £14.20

Travel & Contact Information


, Minehead, Somerset and Bristol, TA24 6SL, England

Phone number

01643 821 314



Click here to visit Dunster Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Dunster Castle has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Dunster Castle has not told us about their dining options.

No, Dunster Castle is not wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Dunster Castle have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dunster Castle has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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