Corfe Castle

More things to see and do

Upcoming events

Medieval Village

Sun 18 Aug 2019
Travel back in time to the 12th century and experience the life of knights and siege engineers in the castle. Have a go at penmanship and games in the medieval village.

Medieval games

Tue 20 Aug 2019
Have fun with friends and family playing traditional games as you explore the castle ruins.

Longbow in the Middle Ages

Thu 22 Aug 2019
Explore the medieval encampment of the Wolfshead Bowmen and discover the art of archery in the Middle Ages.

Cinema under the stars

Fri 23 Aug 2019
Purbeck Film Festival presents three nights of open air cinema at Corfe Castle.

Summer holiday open air theatre: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

Tue 27 Aug 2019
Pack a picnic and enjoy a magical evening of theatre within the castle ruins.

Summer holiday open air theatre: Frankenstein

Fri 30 Aug 2019
Pack a picnic and enjoy a magical evening of theatre within the castle ruins.
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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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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.