A Christmas Castle

Soak up the festive atmosphere at the castle this Christmas as the Luttrell family might have, and see the ground floor rooms dressed to reflect some of their stories. Join us for a traditional country Christmas at Dunster Castle filled with everything from cake, hot chocolate and sausage rolls to decorated trees, family games and Father Christmas.

The Outer Hall decorated for Christmas

A Christmas Castle

28 Dec - 5 Jan, 11am-4pm Soak in the festive atmosphere and experience Christmas as the Luttrell family might have. See the ground floor rooms dressed to reflect some of their stories.

Visitors enjoying the snow

'Twixmas' at Dunster

Looking for somewhere to go between Christmas and New Year? Offering brilliant winter walks and cosy places to have a hot drink, Dunster Castle will re-open its doors on Thursday 26 December, with entry from 11-4pm.

Using an eco cup gives you 25p off your hot drinks and keeps your hands warm

Pop-up refreshments at the castle

Make your way to Tenants' Hall on Green Court for a pop-up of light refreshments while we begin some grand improvement works to the Watermill Tearoom.

Nymans Foliage and Riverlands collection at the Stables shop, Dunster

Shopping at Dunster Castle

Indulge yourself in nature this winter, as you explore the earthy shades, vibrant tones and rich textures of this year’s new collection: Grain to glory. You’re sure to find the perfect gift for a friend or treat for yourself.