Home of the Penningtons for 800 years. Tour this glorious castle with an informative and free interactive wand. The Great Hall, octagonal library and elegant dining room must not be missed. Elegant rooms, historic furnishings, superb works of art, yet still a lived-in home. The audio tour, narrated by the Pennington family, whose ancestors have been at Muncaster for 8 centuries, enlivens the castle, bringing the past to the present.
Summer season, gardens, owl centre and meadowvole maze, adult £10.00 child, 5-15 yrs £6.00, Castle upgrade, adult +£3.00, child 5-15yrs £1.50.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||2013 Winter/Spring - Feb 9th to Feb 24th open daily (except Sat 16th).
Summer - Castle opens Sun to Fri, 12.00 to 16.30. 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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Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1RQ
Map reference: SD 103963 Lat: 54.35432 Long: -3.38167
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.
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Ravenglass station
We recommend visitors with disabilities contact us before their arrival for advice.
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|Sat 6 Jul 2013||Picnic Cinema: Bram Stoker's Dracula|
|Sat 10, Sun 11 Aug 2013||Summer of Fun|
|Sat 10 Aug 2013||Twelfth Night|
|Sun 11 Aug 2013||The Wind in the Willows|
|Sat 24 - Mon 26 Aug 2013||Summer of Fun|
|Sat 26 Oct 2013 - Fri 1 Nov 2013||Halloween Week|
|Sat 7, Sun 8 Dec 2013||Taste Cumbria Christmas Fayre|
|Sat 21 - Mon 23 Dec 2013||Muncaster's Victorian Extravaganza|
|Fri 27, Sat 28 Dec 2013||Muncaster's Victorian Extravaganza|