Wray Castle

Mock-Gothic castle sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere with turrets, towers and informal grounds

Wray Castle

Things to see and do

Wray Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Guided Tours

Sat 01 Apr 2017
11:30-12:15
Wray Castle is not your usual National Trust property or your usual castle! So join a guided tour to discover the many tales this Victorian mansion has to tell.

Survival Skills

Sat 08 Apr 2017
10:30-15:30
Tick off some 50 things as you learn basic survival skills with the help of our rangers, like building a shelter in the woods, then you'll be ready for any adventure.

Cadburys Easter Hunts

Fri 14 Apr 2017
10:00-15:30
Weave your way through our woodland or stroll lazily along the lakeshore this Easter as your follow the hunt clues. Complete the trail to be rewarded with a Cadburys chocolate bunny.

Guided Tours

Mon 24 Apr 2017
11:30-12:15
Wray Castle is not your usual National Trust property or your usual castle! So join a guided tour to discover the many tales this Victorian mansion has to tell.

Estate Walk

Sat 06 May 2017
11:00-12:30
Uncover the hidden histories of the castle grounds as you explore the estate created by the Dawson family over 100 years ago. Booking essential (booking goes live from the end of March).

Hard Hat Tour

Sat 13 May 2017
11:00-12:00
Go beyond the visitor route on this behind the scenes tour and learn about some of the challenges of looking after a quirky Victorian Castle. Booking essential (booking goes live from the end of March).
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Eating

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Shopping

Young girl in National Trust gift shop

Take home a keepsake 

Pick up a reminder of your visit to Wray Castle from our on-site shop - budding archers could even leave with their first bow under their belts.

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Places to stay

Wray Castle

Get involved

Volunteer helps children with craft activity

Become a volunteer 

Volunteer with us at Wray Castle; work in an amazing place, meet new people and know that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to start volunteering.

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Groups

group on picnic bench at Wray Castle

Visiting Wray Castle as a group 

Wray Castle is a great day out for your school or group.