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Museum:Mountfitchet Castle


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Mountfitchet Castle Experience

Mountfitchet Castle Experience


Stansted Mountfitchet,
CM24 8SP


Come along to this award winning medieval Castle and Norman Village and travel back in time to Norman England of 1066. Meet the animals that roam freely through out the 10 acre site which love to be hand fed, wander in and out of the many houses, view the scenes, smell the log fires burning and enjoy the ambience of an ancient bygone lifestyle and listen out for the echoes of long forgotten voices.

Within the Castle complex is the world famous House on the Hill Toy Museum which offers the visitor an amazing array of over 70,000 toys from the 19th Century to the 1980's. Excellent exhibitions of World War 1 & 2 memorabilia including a Home Front/Blitz display, a Rock 'n' Roll exhibition, film, TV and theatre memorabilia including life size figures from Star Wars, Dr Who and James Bond etc.

Located inside the toy museum is The Haunted Manor - for a small extra nominal fee of £1.00 per person you can test your nerves - how brave are you?

Gaurding the entrance into the Toy Museum are our life size Dinosaurs in the dinosaur park.

A great day out for all the family to enjoy all for one great price. So much to see at Mountfitchet Castle.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeSmoking not allowed

Disabled access limited.

Opening details

Open daily from Mid March to Mid November including all Bank Holidays. 10.00am to 5.00pm. Last admission 3.30pm


Adults £10.50, Children (3-13yrs) £8.50 and Senior Citizens £10.00.



Plan route to Mountfitchet Castle using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 515250  Lat: 51.90360 Long: 0.20153

By Road:
Take jct 8 off the M11. Follow Brown Information signs to Stansted Village - Mountfitchet Castle is situated off Lower Street on village main car park.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from StanstedMountfitchet station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Disabled access limited.