Muncaster Castle, Gardens, Hawk & Owl Centre

Muncaster Castle is an historic haunted castle nestling in wildlife rich gardens against the dramatic backdrop of the tallest Cumbrian mountains and famous for colourful rhododendrons, azaleas and bluebells.

The Hawk & Owl Centre is home to various birds including owls, falcons, eagles and vultures and presents two spectacular flying displays and a wild heron feed daily in the main season as well as offering close up and personal Hawk Walks.

The gift shops, café, ancient church, playgrounds, MeadowVole Maze and woodland walks enhance a great day out.

Why not stay in our onsite B&B? Also a romantic venue for weddings and celebrations.

Don’t miss our special events including the Muncaster Festival and our renowned Halloween Week.


Gardens, Hawk & Owl Centre daily 10 Feb to 23 Dec.

Castle Sun – Fri 25 Mar to 31 Oct (usually closed Sat).

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SAT NAV CA18 1RD. On the A595 one mile south of the coastal village of Ravenglass in the Western Lake District.

Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1RQ
Tel: 01229 717614

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Ruskin Museum

Stott Park Bobbin Mill


Free parkingDogs welcome on leadsChildren's playgroundTearoomGift ShopGroup visitsFacilities for wheelchair users and those with limited mobilityFacility for those with auditory impairmentsWinter opening and facilities

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