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

Two people cycle in front of Wray Castle, Cumbria

Travelling to Wray Castle  

There are lots of ways to travel to Wray Castle, including boat and bike. We turn cars away, so to avoid disappointment please consider our green methods of transport, which make up an exciting part of your day out.

Wray Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Besom Making

Wed 26 Oct 2016
Come and join our rangers to make your very own besom using traditional woodland methods and local materials.

Pumpkin Carving

Wed 26 Oct 2016
Have a go at carving a spooky pumpkin!

Hard Hat Tours

Sat 05 Nov 2016
Have you ever wanted to peek beyond the locked doors and venture up the out of bounds staircases? Well this is for you! Explore behind the scenes at this quirky Victorian Castle by joining one of our 'Hard Hat Tours'.
Wray Castle


Wray Castle


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.

Wray Castle

Places to stay

Wray Castle

Our work

South Lakes volunteers Neil and Lesley get stuck in to some dry-stone walling, Cumbria

Read Neil and Lesley's volunteer story 

We're very lucky to be joined by lots of volunteers who help us care for the special places you love. Neil and Lesley have been volunteering with us for 12 months and have loved every minute of it...take it from them!