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Christmas Event, Sat 1 - Sun 2 Dec 2018, free entry

Christmas at the Castle

Christmas at the Castle

Address

Castle Chain,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1QH

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date event
Sat 27 Oct Wargaming - Battle of Wakefield
Sat 27 Oct Hallowscream
Wed 31 Oct Halloween Craft Activity
Wed 31 Oct Family Ghost Walks
Wed 31 Oct Ghost Walks
Wed 7 Nov Castle Crafts

Details

Join us for some festive fun at Pontefract Castle. See the castle decorated for Christmas and experience the magic of story time with Santa. Enjoy live music performances of some traditional festive favourites, meet our Christmas donkeys and have a go at creating your own colourful Christmas wreath.

Don't forget to pop into the gift shop to do some Christmas shopping, we have a wide range of colourful gifts, souvenirs and books, if you are looking for something special.

Further details about the event will become available closer to the date.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 1 - Sun 2 Dec 2018 11:00 to 16:00

Prices

Free entry

Also see

Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)

For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF

Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups