Family Fun at Pontefract Castle
What's On at Pontefract Castle

What's On at Pontefract Castle

Events, Activities, Workshops and Tours

The historic ruins of Pontefract Castle provide the perfect backdrop for a range of exciting events and activities throughout the year. From the grandeur of the spectacular Proms in the Castle, and the wonderful wide open space for games and re-enactments to the eerie darkness of the mysterious dungeon. Read on to find out about what we have in store for 2019!

Don't forget to pop into the Visitor Centre  to try out some of our drop-in crafts in the Activity Zone, dress up as a historic character in the History of Pontefract Castle Displays, or book a place on one of our eerie Dungeon Tours.

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All Events & Workshops

Dungeon Tours

Adult Workshops

Special Events

Family Activities

Christmas in Pontefract

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