A Castle Quest: Celebrating the Bankes Estate

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Category: Festivals & Outdoor Events History & Talks

Event Tags: National Trust, Castle Quest

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Date: Sat 5th February 2022 - Mon 28th March 2022

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: National Trust Corfe Castle, Corfe Castle

Phone: 01929 481294

Email: corfecastle@nationaltrust.org.uk

Booking Required: No

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A Castle Quest: Celebrating the Bankes Estate

Celebrating 40 years since the bequest of the Bankes estate to the National Trust, this trail takes participants on a journey of discovery around the historic ruins.

There’s more to the Bankes Estate than perhaps meets the eye, from dinosaur footprints in the Purbeck countryside to the earthwork remains of the Durotriges Celtic settlement. Discover these fun facts and more this February and March at Corfe Castle.

This trail will be fun for children and adults alike, so all are encouraged to get involved on their visit.

This trail is free, but regular admission applies.

Event ticket prices: This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Suitability: This is a family friendly activity
Meeting point: The trail will be available for collection from the entrance of Corfe Castle.
What to bring and wear: Warm clothes for a winter or early spring adventure.
Accessibility: This trail will take you up steep slopes and steps. For an alternative version of this trail please email corfecastle@nationaltrust.org.uk




Location

National Trust Corfe Castle
The Square, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5ED United Kingdom
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