Events

Have-a-go-archery

Channel your inner Maid Marian or Robin Hood © Seamus Rogers

Channel your inner Maid Marian or Robin Hood

Sun 27, Mon 28, Tue 29 July, 11am - 4pm

Try your hand at archery and pistol shooting with the Bowmen of Danesfield.

£3 for 6 arrows or 10 shots with a pistol. Please note, in bad weather this event may be cancelled.

Sheepdog and falconry displays

Sheepdog and falconry at Dunster Castle © Janet Baxter

Sheepdog and falconry at Dunster Castle

Mon 21 and 28 July, 5 - 6.30pm

Enjoy a stunning sheepdog display by the stars of Channel 5's 'Mist Sheepdog Tales', before seeing fantastic falconry feints by Exmoor Falconer, George Pile. A barbeque is also available until 6.30pm.

Adult £5, child £2.50, family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £12.

Summoned by bells

Explore our Victorian Kitchens on a behind the scenes tour

Thu 24 and 31 July, 11.30am and 2.30pm

Explore life above and below stairs in the Luttrell family home on this award-winning tour.

Adult £4, child £2. Please call 01643 821314 to book.

Siege and surrender

Join our Civil War soldiers for the Siege and Surrender Experience

Tue 22 and 29 July, 11.30am and 2pm

Journey back in time with our Civil War soldiers and hear tales of 16th-century battle.

Adult £3.50, child £2. Please call 01643 821314 to book.
 

 

Cook and butler

Cook and Butler tour at Dunster Castle and Gardens, Somerset

Wed 23 July, 11.45am and 1.30pm

Meet our cook and butler to see how the servants lived and worked both above and below stairs.

Normal admission applies (NT members free).

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