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Mountfitchet Castle

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12 Grove Hill | Stanstead, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8SP, England
+44 1279 813237
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You'll spend longer here than you think you will

Our family of four (two little ones ages 3 & 5) visited here and spent around 3 + 1/2 hours going... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Alexander W
Epping, United Kingdom
Pleasant way to pass a couple of hours

A visit with my 9 year old, passed a few hours taking in the recreations created by Mountfitchet... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
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“haunted house” (38 reviews)
“animals roaming” (16 reviews)
“norman village” (24 reviews)
12 Grove Hill | Stanstead, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8SP, England
+44 1279 813237
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Our family of four (two little ones ages 3 & 5) visited here and spent around 3 + 1/2 hours going round the Norman village, as well as the toy museum and 'haunted' house. The exhibits in the toy museum were lost on our kids,...More

Thank Alexander W
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A visit with my 9 year old, passed a few hours taking in the recreations created by Mountfitchet castle. Highlights were taking part in using the catapult and launching water balloons. Visiting over halloween we also took part in the pumpkin trail which added an...More

Thank TJ P
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I love this castle. I first came when I was in primary school,then brought my children. Visited today with 3 children. All different ages, and all £8.50 which I thought was a lot. Also bought feed for the animals (£1). From 14 yrs you pay...More

Thank snowmummy
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Mountfirchet Castle and we visited with my 3 and 5 year old children. It was also halloween half term with an added pumpkin trail and activities. Entrance includes the castle and toy museum which filled around 3 hours for...More

1  Thank MissyandBug
Reviewed 16 October 2017

You've read the reviews, looked at their brochure, its all correct!! We took our 5 year old Grandson and had a great day out.....Its a great way of gaining historical knowledge without realising it....wandering through the many authentic recreations, pausing to read the information boards,...More

Thank Anton C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a great attraction; lots of deer, goats, fowl, lovely recreation of what it would have looked like in the 11th century. Lots of great detail panels explaining the different areas of the inner and outer baileys. Very good value. Largely outside so wouldn't...More

1  Thank Celtic Q
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Visited here with my fiancee and 6 year old son (who is very hard to please and gets bored easily) but we all had a great time and stayed at the castle for around 4.5 hours which included the toy museum and haunted house attraction...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a great time here and I would really recommend planning for a few hours to explore and poke around the exhibit. The curling woodsmoke really brings to life the place and the animals (for whom you can buy feed! I was sold there...More

1  Thank LadyMothwing
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit as a family or as a couple. You can take a picnic and spend the day. There are animals and there is some great historical information. There is also a toy museum up the hill which is included...More

Thank dawnnewman
Reviewed 29 September 2017

My son visited this attraction many years ago and I shall be visisting soon with my elderly mother as she will love it as much as everyone else does. However, the reason for my review is for something completely unexpected. I emailed the owners asking...More

2  Thank wjg2013
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Heather B
11 September 2017|
Response from Toni1510 | Reviewed this property |
Adults: £10.50 Children: (3-13yrs) £8.50 OAPs: £10.00 To visit the Haunted Manor in the Toy Museum there is a small extra charge of £1.00 per person.
5 August 2017|
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Response from StanstedGoldie1967 | Property representative |
not sure uttlesford council will know its their car park
Keith W
6 March 2017|
Response from alannevillenz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I cannot remember the prices. Suggest you look at their web-site.