Dunster Castle

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

Dunster Castle

What's on 

Girl holding eagle

What's on 

See what events are coming up at Dunster Castle and Gardens

Upcoming events

Behind the Scenes Tours

Tue 20 Feb 2018
10:00-16:00
Take a peek behind closed doors and see how we care for the castle during the winter months.

A trail of tales - family trail

Tue 20 Feb 2018
10:00-16:00
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail.

Dunster Castle Uncovered

Sat 03 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
Go behind the ropes on this special tour.

Cadbury egg hunt

Sat 24 Mar 2018
10:00-16:00
Bunny's back and he's left some yummy chocolate for anyone who completes the egg hunt.

Have-a-go archery and pistol shooting

Sat 24 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
How good is your aim?

Victorian Falconry

Tue 03 Apr 2018
10:00-16:00
Period Victorian dog and hawk demonstrations.
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Eating and shopping

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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.

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Get involved

A team of volunteers in the garden

Volunteer at Dunster Castle 

There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer at Dunster Castle. Why not get in touch with our friendly team to find out what opportunities might suit you.

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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.