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Easter Adventures at Dunster Castle 2024

Join us for a woodland adventure at Dunster Castle this Easter. Complete our family-friendly trail and claim your chocolate egg

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

The Easter adventures trail is back and there is lots of fun to be had with your family as you explore the gardens this Easter. Explore the nature found in Dunster's gardens from butterflies to otters and claim your chocolate egg.

This event runs daily from Friday 29 March - Sunday 14 April.

£3 per trail per person with one chocolate egg.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All £3.00
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The basics


This trail is aimed at children.

Meeting point

Purchase your trail at the Visitor Reception (in the car park).

What to bring and wear

The terrain is steep and uneven in places. Please wear suitable footwear as the paths can get muddy.


The terrain is steep and uneven in places.


Please note that on busy days, the car park can fill up quickly and you may be asked to use alternative parking at Dunster Steep. This is not a National Trust car park.

Contact info

Dunster Castle and Watermill

Upcoming events


Volunteer Recruitment Days 

Join our community of friendly volunteers and get involved in a range of opportunities. From milling to room guiding, gardening to driving, come and share your skills with us.

Event summary

23 Feb 2024
10:00 to 14:00

Mother's Day Tea 

Celebrate Mother's Day with a delicious tea at the Watermill Tearoom.

Event summary

2 Mar to 10 Mar 2024
10:00 to 11:30
+ 11 other dates or times

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

9 Mar to 20 Apr 2024
10:30 to 11:30
+ 10 other dates or times

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

10 Apr to 21 Aug 2024
10:30 to 14:00
+ 4 other dates or times