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Muncaster Castle, Gardens and World Owl Centre Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Cumbria

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Opening Times

Opening Times Winter Season Gardens, Owl Centre and MeadowVole Maze open daily 11am until 4pm 1st February to 24th March 2012 5th November to 31st December 2012 The Castle is open for ‘Christmas at the Castle’ Sundays from 9th – 28th December 2012 plus extra selected dates in December 2012 from 1pm to 3pm. Please see our website for details. Summer Season: Gardens, Owl Centre and MeadowVole Maze open daily 10.30am to 6pm (last admission 5pm) 25th March to 4th November 2012 Castle opens Sunday to Friday 12pm to 4,30pm. Closed Saturdays for private functions. Late opening for special events with Darkest Muncaster Illuminations on selected dates, see our website for details.

Telephone

01229717614

Visit the owners website

Muncaster has something for everyone at any time of the year. The historic haunted castle, has been home to the Pennington family for over 800 years! The 70 acre gardens are set against the dramatic backdrop of the Lake District fells, and famous for their collection of rare rhododendron. Home to the World Owl Trust with over 50 species and 200 Owls and birds of prey from around the world. Get up close and learn more at the daily Meet the Birds show (2.30pm main season only). Watch and wonder as wild Herons come in to be fed each day at 4.30pm (3.30pm winter season). Muncaster is also famous for its events. Throughout the year, especailly during the school holidays, there is often something going on that is guaranteed to entertain all the family. From the Festival of Fools to our infamous Halloween week to our elegant Christmas at the Castle! plus the MeadowVole Maze and Interactive computer room and in winter don't miss the stunning Darkest Muncaster illuminations! Why not come and stay in our Coachman's Quarters bed and breakfast located within the gardens giving you access to the Gardens and Owl centre for the duration of your visit - great for enjoying our events!

Pricing

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

Facilities

Historic Castle, Gardens, and World Owl centre. indoor MeadowVole maze and computer interactive room, cafe and gift shops and play grounds

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