Winter Solstice

Experience the rare opportunity to watch the sun rise on the shortest day of the year from the castle ruins.

  • Booking essential

Castle opens 7am - 9am. Tickets £10, includes a hot drink and breakfast bap (vegetarian sausage, sausage or bacon) served in the Tea Rooms.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
No unaccompanied children
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Castle entrance
Accessibility
Please be aware that there are steps, steep slopes, and uneven paths in the castle. There is wheelchair access to the outer bailey only.
Other
Weather can influence the start time of this event!

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 December 2017 07:15 - 09:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Corfe Castle
Email
corfecastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01929 481924

Upcoming events

Tudor Christmas: Storytelling

Mon 11 Dec 2017
10:00-16:00
Join our Lord of Misrule on a journey through the romantic ruins. Find out about the rich history of Tudor traditions and maybe participate in a play or a game or two. Please note storytelling on 21st December will end at 4pm.

Winter Lights

Fri 15 Dec 2017
10:00-19:00
Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. Please note winter lights on 21st December is cancelled.

A taste of Tudor time

Fri 15 Dec 2017
18:30-20:30
Join us on 15th & 16th December for a Tudor Christmas feast beside the roaring log fire in our tea-rooms, featuring authentic period recipes accompanied by mulled wine and mead.

Winter Solstice

Thu 21 Dec 2017
07:15-09:00
Experience the rare opportunity to watch the sun rise on the shortest day of the year from the castle ruins.

Half-Term at Corfe Castle

Mon 12 Feb 2018
10:00-16:00
Bring along your own brave teddy to have a go at the fearsome Zip Wire Challenge. Enjoy our themed quest around the castle and take part in a beginners guide on how to defend your castle.

Valentine's Day at Corfe Castle

Wed 14 Feb 2018
10:00-16:00
Explore the romantic ruins of Corfe Castle on Valentine's Day.