Dunster Castle

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

Dunster Castle

What's on 

An owl flying in front of the Castle

What's on 

See what events are coming up at Dunster Castle.

Upcoming events

A trail of tales - family trail

Wed 26 Jul 2017
10:00-15:00
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail.

Victorian Explorers with Exmoor Zoo

Wed 26 Jul 2017
11:00-16:00
Get up close to a variety of animals, big bugs and creepy crawlies and learn all about the Victorian age of exploration.

Have a go pistol shooting

Wed 26 Jul 2017
11:00-16:00
How good is your aim?

World War I assault course

Fri 28 Jul 2017
11:00-16:00
Right you 'orrible lot! Your King and country needs you! Come and be put through your paces on our military assault course.

'Have a go' Archery

Sun 30 Jul 2017
11:00-16:00
How good are you with bow and arrow? Try your hand at archery on the Green Court.

Marvellous milling

Wed 02 Aug 2017
11:00-16:00
See the Watermill working to produce flour.
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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.