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Proms in the Castle

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Experience beautiful music inside the historic grounds of Pontefract Castle

  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
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Picnic in the Castle

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Grab your chairs, pack up your picnics and head over to Pontefract Castle.

Sat 8 Jul 2017
  • 11:00 to 16:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Picnic in the Castle at Pontefract Castle

Picnic in the Castle
Sat 8 Jul 2017
  • 11:00 to 16:00

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Festival of Archaeology

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Head over to Pontefract Castle to see the treasures that were uncovered during last year's excavations of the grounds, plus follow a trail of find out more about the archeology of this important castle.

Wed 26 Jul 2017
  • 11:00 to 15:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Yorkshire Day

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Join Pontefract Castle for a special Yorkshire Day on Tuesday 1st August.

Tue 1 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 16:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Yorkshire Day at Pontefract Castle

Yorkshire Day
Tue 1 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 16:00

Pontefract

01977 723440

 
Dragon Masks

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Cute or scary, handsome or comical!

Wed 2 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Dragon Masks at Pontefract Castle

Dragon Masks
Wed 2 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00

Pontefract

01977 723440

 
Traditional Games

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

If you want a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get plenty of fresh air and exercise this is it!

Wed 9 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Traditional Games at Pontefract Castle

Traditional Games
Wed 9 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00

Pontefract

01977 723440

 
Arts and Crafts Windows

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Celebrate the opening of the new Visitor Centre at Pontefract Castle by paining and creating your very own mini replica of the beautiful arts and crafts windows that will be situated inside the Visitors Centre.

Wed 23 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Arts and Crafts Windows at Pontefract Castle

Arts and Crafts Windows
Wed 23 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00

Pontefract

01977 723440

 
Medieval Tile Making

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Use the castles medieval finds to inspire your creativity and make replica clay ties in this interesting workshop.

Wed 30 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Medieval Tile Making at Pontefract Castle

Medieval Tile Making
Wed 30 Aug 2017
  • 11:00 to 14:00

Pontefract

01977 723440

 
Heritage Open Day

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Pontefract Castle will be opening its doors this September for Heritage Open Days from Saturday 9th September to Sunday 10th September.

  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Heritage Open Days at Pontefract Castle

Heritage Open Day

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Lantern Parade

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 704591

Pontefract Lioness group's annual parade through Pontefract, starting at Pontefract Castle.

  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
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October Half Term Fun

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

It might be a bit colder and darker outside, but Pontefract Castle have plenty of activities to keep you entertained.

  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Hallowscream

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Dare you dress up in your scariest outfit and visit Pontefract Castle castle at twilight for some spooky, eerie fun?

Fri 27 Oct 2017
  • 17:30 to 19:00
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Hallowscream at Pontefract Castle

Hallowscream
Fri 27 Oct 2017
  • 17:30 to 19:00

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Ghost Walks

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Dare you venture into the unknown and go searching for ghosts of the past at Pontefract Castle?

Tue 31 Oct 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
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Ghost Walks at Pontefract Castle

Ghost Walks
Tue 31 Oct 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Ghost Walks

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Dare you venture into the unknown and go searching for ghosts of the past at Pontefract Castle?

Fri 10 Nov 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
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Ghost Walks at Pontefract Castle

Ghost Walks
Fri 10 Nov 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Ghost Walks

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723 440

Dare you venture into the unknown and go searching for ghosts of the past at Pontefract Castle?

Fri 24 Nov 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30
  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
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Ghost Walks at Pontefract Castle

Ghost Walks
Fri 24 Nov 2017
  • 19:00, 20:30

Pontefract

01977 723 440

 
Medieval Christmas

Pontefract Castle, Castle Chain, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QH

tel: 01977 723440

Meet characters from the castle’s medieval past, browse the festive stalls selling interesting artisan gifts and decorations and have a go at making your own.

  • Rail station: Pontefract, Monkhill (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
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Medieval Christmas at Pontefract Castle

Medieval Christmas

Pontefract

01977 723440