The Lord of Misrule
Join Corfe Castle's very own 17th-century mischief-maker for stories and games as you journey through the castle ruins.
- Booking not needed
- Free event (admission applies)
Dating back to medieval England, the "Lord of Misrule" tradition continued right through into the 17th-century. Join Corfe Castle's very own 17th-century mischief-maker for stories and games as you journey through the castle ruins.
- Event ticket prices
|One adult and up to three children||£15.70||£14.25|
|One adult and up to three children||£17.20||£15.60|
What is Gift Aid?
Most of our places run the Gift Aid on Entry scheme at their admission points.
Under this scheme, if you're not a member you have the choice of two entry tickets:
- Gift Aid Admission
- Standard Admission
If the place runs Gift Aid on Entry, we'll offer you a clear choice between the Gift Aid Admission prices and the Standard Admission prices at the admission point. It's entirely up to you which ticket you choose.
Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.
An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the National Trust as shown below:
|Amount paid by visitor||£11.00||£10.00|
|Tax refund from Government*||£2.75||£0.00|
|Total received by the National Trust||£13.75||£10.00|
*Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.
Peak: 1-2 January, 10-18 February, 30 March -15 April, 21-22, 28-29 April, 5-7, 12-13, 19-20 May, 26 May – 3 June, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24 June, 30 June- 1 July, 7-8, 14-31 July, 1-31 August, 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-30 September, 6-7, 13-14, 20-28 October
Off peak: at all other times.
Under 5s: free. Child price applies for 5-18 year olds (inclusive).
Family ticket admits two adults plus up to three 5-18 year olds for the price of two adults plus one 5-18 year old.
One adult family ticket admits one adult plus up to three 5-18 year olds for the price of one adult plus one 5-18 year old.
Visitors arriving by public transport are offered a discount voucher redeemable at the shop or tea-rooms. This offer applies at all times.
- Suitable for children
- Dogs on leads are welcome.
- What to bring and wear
- If you'll be visiting after dusk please bring a torch for the walk from the car park up to the castle.
- Please be aware that there are steps, steep slopes, and uneven paths in the castle. There is wheelchair access to the Outer Bailey only.
|14 December 2018||16:30 - 18:30||Available|
|15 December 2018||10:30 - 18:00||Available|
|16 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|21 December 2018||16:30 - 18:30||Available|
|22 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|23 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|27 December 2018||10:30 - 16:00||Available|
|28 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|29 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|30 December 2018||10:30 - 18:30||Available|
|31 December 2018||10:30 - 16:00||Available|