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Spoil someone special – or yourself; why not? – with Afternoon Tea in the beautiful Billiard Room at Muncaster Castle, overlooking the Castle lawns. Available on selected Sundays through the summer season, what a fabulous gift this would make too!
Afternoon Tea in the Castle comprises a selection of sandwiches and savouries, homemade cakes and scones with jam and cream and your choice of tea or coffee. Optionally you can add a glass of fizz too.
Tickets cost £30 or £35 to include prosecco. Included in the price is general entry for the day to Muncaster’s Gardens and Hawk and Owl Centre (from 10.30am), the breathtaking Sky Hunters bird display at 2.00pm plus World of Owls morning display at 11.30am and entry to tour the Castle’s public rooms from 12 noon to 4pm. Tea is served from 2.45pm in the Castle. It’s a whole day out!
Over the bank holiday weekend, the 15th century returns to Muncaster Castle with the Red Wyvern society. Medieval Muncaster brings the past to life with enthusiastic and knowledgeable re-enacters from the time of the Wars of the Roses.
With a scenario built around Muncaster’s place in the history of these times, find out how men were armed, go to Knight School, watch a siege re-enactment and find out what daily life was like for our ancestors from this period, with the participants creating their encampment on the Castle lawn.
Independent Adventure are here with Have-a-go at archery with Independent Adventure ; sessions for adults and children aged 8+. Albert Harvey the Medieval Alchemist will be here for the weekend with his potions and medieval wizardry too.