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Family quests, craft and spooky fun

From 20th October 2018 to 4th November 2018 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Dress as a knight and try our spooky "Creepy Creatures" family quest, learning about it's mysterious natural inhabitants as you explore the castle. See if ...

October half-term: The great escape

From 20th October 2018 to 4th November 2018 11:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Bring your own brave teddy to rescue one of our knights and escape down the zip-wire. King John was notorious for keeping prisoners at his favourite stronghold of C...

October half-term: Trebuchet missile launch

From 20th October 2018 to 28th October 2018 11:30 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Come and see how far a missile launch from Corfe Castle's resident medieval siege engine will go. Imagine the castle under siege and see Corfe Castle's resi...

The Budapest Cafe Orchestra

24th November 2018 19:30 to 22:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Music

Led by the award-winning jazz violinist and composer Christian Garrick, the Budapest Café Orchestra put their own spin on traditional folk & gypsy flavoured m...

Twelve days of Christmas family quest

From 1st December 2018 to 24th December 2018 10:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Search for the shields hidden in the castle ruins, complete the activities and solve the clues to successfully complete your Christmas castle quest. Search for the ...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 1st December 2018 to 2nd December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by you...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 1st December 2018 to 9th December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by you...

Winter Lights

From 7th December 2018 to 9th December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Christmas carols in the castle

9th December 2018 17:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Music

Create a new family tradition with carols in the castle. Step inside the ruins and join in with songs old and new. A selection of delicious winter warmers will also be a...

Winter Lights

From 14th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 14th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 15th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by you...

'The Little Matchgirl' by The Last Baguette

15th December 2018 14:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

London. Christmas Eve. The snow is falling and a little girl struggles fiercely through the cold. Follow her throughout the day as she encounters the funny and zany char...

Winter Solstice

21st December 2018 07:15 to 09:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Community

Experience the rare opportunity to watch the sun rise on the shortest day of the year from the castle ruins. Castle opens 7am - 9am. Tickets £10, includes a hot dr...

Winter Lights

From 21st December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 21st December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 22nd December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by you...

Twelve days of Christmas family quest

From 26th December 2018 to 6th January 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Search for the shields hidden in the castle ruins, complete the activities and solve the clues to successfully complete your Christmas castle quest. Search for the ...

Winter Lights

From 28th December 2018 to 30th December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 28th December 2018 to 30th December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

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 grou...

Volunteer drop-in day at Corfe Castle

9th February 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Community

Come along to Corfe Castle welcome centre on Saturday 9th February to meet staff and volunteers and find out about the different volunteering opportunities on offer. ...

February half term fun at King Johns castle

From 16th February 2019 to 24th February 2019 10:00 to 15:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A series of interactive activities will be on offer this half-term. Budding knights and damsels can take part in the 'Great Escape' (teddy bear zip wire) and wat...

Mother's Day high tea at Corfe Castle

31st March 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Treat your mum to a day out at Corfe Castle, with a special Mother's Day high tea in our eighteenth century tea-rooms (£12.95 per person). Please call to book ...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

From 6th April 2019 to 13th April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

From 15th April 2019 to 20th April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

22nd April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your...

Saxons & Vikings: The Siege of Wareham

From 4th May 2019 to 6th May 2019 10:00 to 17:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: History and Heritage

This May bank holiday, witness the sound and fury of Saxon and Viking warriors in pitched battle as they recreate the siege of Wareham. King Alfred's court and the l...

May half term medieval mischief

From 25th May 2019 to 26th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the...

May half term medieval mischief

From 28th May 2019 to 2nd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the...

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