Dunster Castle

An ancient castle and comfortable country home with dramatic vistas and subtropical gardens

Dunster Castle

Things to see and do

Dunster Castle

What's on 

A decorated Christmas tree
Christmas tree at Dunster Castle Dave Wood

What's on 

See what events are coming up at Dunster Castle.

Dunster Castle

Eating and shopping

The stables shop
Take home something special from our Stables shop Jane Honess

Take home a reminder of your visit  

Browse a wide selection of gifts in the National Trust shop at Dunster Castle.

A cream tea in the garden
Relax in the Mill gardens with a cream tea National Trust Images / David Levenson

Enjoy a refreshment break on your visit 

After spending the day exploring the National Trust's Dunster Castle, Somerset and its grounds, why not take a refreshment break in one of the onsite tea-rooms?

Dunster Castle

Venue hire

A bride and Groom are showered with confetti outside Tenants Hall
Celebrate your special occasion surrounded by 1000 years of history Dreamweddings

Hold a special event with us 

Celebrate your special day with us, get in touch to find out how we can accommodate your party.

Dunster Castle

Get involved

A team of volunteers in the garden
Join the team. National Trust Images / John Millar

Become a friend of the castle 

There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer at Dunster Castle.

Dunster Castle


Discover over 1000 years of history at Dunster Castle
Discover over 1000 years of history at Dunster Castle National Trust Images / Arnhel de Serra

Discover the history of this imposing castle 

Bring your school group for a fascinating, educational day out at Dunster Castle.