Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

Things to see and do

A woman in period costume alongside a display of food

October half term at Corfe Castle

This October half term travel back to 1572 for fun and festivities at Corfe Castle. Join in preparations for an Elizabethan feast, complete the Trendy Tudor trail and count the pumpkins.

Upcoming events

The Trendy Tudors Trail at Corfe Castle

Tue 26 Oct 2021
10:00-15:00
Join in with the Trendy Tudors Trail situated around the castle ruins. There’s an opportunity to discover all things Tudor, from food to festivities, there’s even a chance to learn a Tudor jig.

October half-term: Tudor Living History

Tue 26 Oct 2021
10:00-16:30
This October half-term travel back to 1572 for fun and festivities at Corfe Castle. Join Mistress Gabrielle the kitchen maid and Thomas the Master Carver as they prepare for a feast in honour of Sir Christopher Hatton.

Christmas at Corfe Castle

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:00-16:00
Join the Lord of Misrule on a trip back to the 17th Century this Christmas at Corfe Castle. Follow the Twelve Days of Christmas family trail, make a yuletide wish then relax by the fire pit with marshmallows and a warm drink.
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Eating and shopping

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Learning

A young girl tries on a Norman helmet at Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle for schools and colleges 

Explore 1,000 years of history through educational group visits tailored to the needs of your students. Guided tours are available as well as self-led visits.

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History

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Our work

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Join or give

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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.