Dunster Castle at Dunster by Candlelight

See the ground floor rooms decorated for a family country Christmas and listen to live festive music as part of this annual event in conjunction with Dunster Village.

  • Booking not needed

Festive music, hot chocolate and late night shopping. A brilliant way to get into the spirit of wintertime and begin the countdown to Christmas.

**Please note that the National Trust car park will not be available for parking for this event and will be closed from 2.30pm.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £5.00
  • Child £3.00

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Ticket Office. National Trust members are free, non-member adult tickets are £5.00 and children £3.00.
What to bring and wear
Winter coats and warm hats.
Other
Dogs welcome across the site on short leads, with the exception of the castle interior.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
6 December 2019 16:00 - 21:00 Available
7 December 2019 16:00 - 21:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Visitor services
Email
dunstercastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01643 821 314

Upcoming events

Decorative festive wreath making workshop

Sat 23 Nov 2019
10:00-12:30
Special workshops led by Botany Exmoor in making beautiful wreaths this festive season. All materials and tuition provided, these workshops also include a delicious mince pie and hot drink.

Dunster Castle at Dunster by Candlelight

Fri 06 Dec 2019
16:00-21:00
See the ground floor rooms decorated for a family country Christmas and listen to live festive music as part of this annual event in conjunction with Dunster Village.

Dunster Working Watermill at Dunster by Candlelight

Fri 06 Dec 2019
16:00-21:00
Enjoy mulled wine and a mince pie while you watch the miller and his team by candlelight in the atmospheric 18th century watermill as part of the annual event in conjunction with Dunster Village.

A Christmas Castle

Sun 08 Dec 2019
11:00-16:00
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 and enjoy live festive music on selected dates.

Meet Father Christmas at Dunster Castle

Sun 08 Dec 2019
11:00-16:00
This Christmas, why not pay a visit to Father Christmas at the castle and tell him your Christmas wishes.