Skip to content

Upcoming events

at Dunster Castle and Watermill

Event

May Half Term Trail 

Step into the past and prepare for a great feast in the 1400s. Help find out more about the food and festivities needed for the big event!

Event summary

on
29 May to 2 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Behind the scenes: Attic Tours 

If you've always wanted to see more of Dunster Castle, come on an attic tour with one of the castle's knowledgeable tour guides.

Event summary

on
29 May to 14 Sep 2024
at
10:30 to 11:30
+ 11 other dates or times
Event

Visiteering at Dunster Castle 

Join in with some fun volunteering tasks around the castle and garden. Help us with small jobs that have a big impact.

Event summary

on
1 Jun to 9 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 8 other dates or times
Event

Afternoon Tea 

Relax with a delicious afternoon tea at the Watermill Tearoom.

Event summary

on
1 Jun to 30 Jun 2024
at
14:00 to 15:30
+ 9 other dates or times
Event

Nordic Walking with Go Nordic in Sedgemoor 

Get outdoors this spring summer and discover Nordic walking against the backdrop of the castle.

Event summary

on
12 Jun to 3 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 12:00
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Taunton Garrison Weekend 

Taunton Garrison bring history to life at Dunster Castle with a living history camp, including live musket firing and weapon demonstrations.

Event summary

on
6 Jul to 4 Aug 2024
at
10:30 to 16:00
+ 9 other dates or times
Event

Living History camp 

Dunster Castle's living history volunteers will be bringing the English Civil War to life with a pop-up camp, including live musket firing and weapon demonstrations.

Event summary

on
16 Jul to 21 Aug 2024
at
10:30 to 14:00
+ 3 other dates or times
Event

Summer Trail 2024 

Help the knights of Dunster Castle find their shields which have been lost around the grounds.

Event summary

on
20 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 43 other dates or times
Event

Opera Evening at Dunster Castle 

Wild Arts bring their signature opera evening to Dunster Castle. Bring your picnics and enjoy a magical summer's evening of opera highlights.

Event summary

on
28 Jul 2024
at
18:30 to 21:00
Event

Seasonal Garden Walk: Late Summer 

Join a member of our garden team on a walk around the garden for an insight into our summer displays.

Event summary

on
4 Sep 2024
at
10:30 to 11:30
Event

Dunster Castle School of Magic 

Dunster Castle school of magic returns for another adventure. It's time for the Pumpkin Games at the Dunster School of Magic. Get your sports shoes on and be ready to compete.

Event summary

on
5 Oct to 3 Nov 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 29 other dates or times
Event

Seasonal Garden Walk: Autumn Colour 

Discover autumn colour in the garden on a walk with a member of our garden team.

Event summary

on
22 Oct 2024
at
10:30 to 11:30