An exciting new phase of development is now underway at Lancaster Castle.

Please note that during this period there will be no permanent café facility available at the Castle and the ticket office will be relocated to A-Wing. Guided tours and events will continue as scheduled.


World War One Workshop

14th August 2014 - 14th August 2014

Join our WWI Officers as they take you on a journey back in time. Discover the joys of square bashing and handle some basic equipment. Join in one of our hands-on workshops to try your hand at some trench art and take your finished piece of work home.


Workshops run at 11:00am; 12:00pm; 1:00pm & 2:00pm
Numbers are limited so pre-booking is recommended.


  • Activities in the courtyard are free
  • Indoor craft workshops are £2.50 per child (one accompanying adult free per paying child); children must be accompanied by an adult.


To book tel: 01524 64998, or call in person at the castle shop




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