Dunster Castle

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

More about this place

Dunster Castle

What's on 

Spooks in the garden

What's on 

See what events are coming up at Dunster Castle and Gardens

Upcoming events

A trail of tales - family trail

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:00-15:00
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail.

Spooky pumpkin trail

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
Are you brave enough to follow the spooky pumpkin trail?

20% off 2018 calendars

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:00-17:00
Plan ahead and get 20% off.

Creepy critters with Exmoor Zoo

Tue 24 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
How close dare you get to these creepy critters?

After Dark - Family Fright Night

Tue 24 Oct 2017
18:30-21:00
Scare yourself silly on our self-led ghostly gardens walk. Who knows what could be lurking around the next corner...?

Behind the Scenes Tours

Mon 30 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
Take a peek behind closed doors and see how we care for the castle during the winter months.
Dunster Castle

Eating and shopping

Dunster Castle

Venue hire

A bride and Groom are showered with confetti outside Tenants Hall

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

Become a friend of the castle 

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

Dunster Castle

Learning

A school visit trying on hats in the Tenants' Hall

School visits to Dunster Castle 

We’ve got over 1000 years of history at Dunster Castle which means we’ve got lots to share with you on a school visit.