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19th & 20th Aug 2017

Take a trip into Lancaster's charmed past as Lancaster Castle presents a spellbinding weekend of enchanting family friendly events at the Lancashire Witches weekend.


Take the Pendle Witch Story Walk and discover the tale of the notorious trails from 400 years ago, experience the story of Demdike in the depths of the infamous Well Tower dungeon or take flight with the Witches Academy and begin your broomstick training.


There is something for everyone, from theatrical shows, talks and walks, exhibitions and interactive activities in this full weekend of witch themed wonder.


The Castle courtyards will be £1 entry per person and lots of activities to part take in.  Special activities are charged individually


You can book your tickets online now or contact

01524 419486

for more information

Little Gargoyle plinth Final BROOMSTICK story walk

Dare you enter the darkness of Demdikes dungeon and discover the diabolical deeds she was accused of that deposited her in the deep, dank Well Tower.

Enrol in the Witches academy as you take your very first tentative steps in the fine art of broomstick flying.

This fun and active 30 minute workshop is suitable for Children age 4 +

Travel back in time on our interactive tour where you become the accused and undergo the ordeal of the Pendle witches 400 years ago. Will you be found guilty or innocent?

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Witches Weekend

Tickets are now only available at the courtyard box office on each day of this event, subject to availabilty. Tickets will be sold on a first come first serve basis, unless prior payment or booking has been arranged, thank you.