Corfe Castle

A family on a Cadbury Easter egg hunt

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday 6-Monday 22 April

Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Find out all about the bats which live in and around the castle, create your own bat in the craft tent and hang it in the secret bat cave. Finish your adventure with a delicious, chocolatey treat.

Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter egg hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
10:00-17:00
Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat.

Medieval craft

Sat 27 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
Explore the Outer Bailey and try your hand at medieval craftsmanship.

Saxons & Vikings: The Siege of Wareham

Sat 04 May 2019
10:00-17:00
This May bank holiday, witness the sound and fury of Saxon and Viking warriors in pitched battle as they recreate the siege of Wareham. King Alfred's court and the little warrior's training school both return for 2019.

Medieval Fool's School

Sat 11 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Learn new skills, play games and make mischief at the medieval Fool’s School in the Outer Bailey.

Medieval falconry

Sat 18 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a stylish, sophisticated and noble sport, with flight displays and educational talks.

May half term: Medieval Fool's School

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Learn new skills, play games and make mischief at the medieval Fool’s School in the Outer Bailey.
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Eating and shopping

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History

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Learning

Two boys holding medieval arrows at Corfe Castle, Dorset

Corfe Castle for schools and colleges 

Find out how a visit to Corfe Castle can bring the syllabus to life for students of all ages. Explore history for key stages one, two and three through topics including life in a castle, homes in the past and medieval realms. Conservation for higher education students and adult learning opportunities.

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Wildlife

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Our work

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Places to stay

Vineyard Farm Cottage in Corfe Castle

Places to Stay near Corfe Castle 

From a classic thatched cottage with unrivalled views to quirky heathland hideaways, you’ll find cosy options for two or larger houses for groups of up to eight.