Lakeland Coast with Statesman Rail

Enjoy a memorable day on board ‘The Lakeland Coast Statesman’ as it travels around the Lake District Coastal Line probably the most stunningly scenic coastal railway line in England, through an area steeped in maritime history with spectacular views of the Lake...

Owls by Moonlight at Muncaster

A special opportunity to visit Muncaster Castle after dark to see two spectacular ‘owls by moonlight’ flying displays in low light in the Castle gardens. The price of £29 adults (£15 children aged 3-15) includes a simple two course hot supper beforehand...

Oktoberfest at the Railway (tbc)

A full week packed with Oktoberfest fun! Coinciding with half term for many, there’ll be German foods served in our Cafes and visiting engines on the lines. Look out for more details including which engines will be making an appearance this week. Normal train...

Owls by Moonlight at Muncaster

A fabulous pre-Christmas treat, this is a special chance to visit Muncaster Castle after dark to see two spectacular ‘owls by moonlight’ flying displays in low light in the Castle gardens. The evening begins at 6pm in the Stable Courtyard with a simple...

Discover the Vikings

A unique collaboration that spans a continent, The Beacon is proud to host Discover the Vikings, an exclusive Viking themed exhibition, from 29 June until 29 September. Set to delight locals and tourists alike, this unique combination of artefacts, replicas and...