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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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Castle Easter egg hunt

We visit the Castle at least once a year. We went on Saturday the 15th. And this year it was very... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Janet H
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Fantastic trip for both young and old!

We visited as a family of four today and were greeted by friendly staff and a warm atmosphere... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
olm88
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Essex, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“toy museum” (227 reviews)
“haunted house” (39 reviews)
“norman village” (24 reviews)
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12 Grove Hill | Stanstead, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8SP, England
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+44 1279 813237
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"toy museum"
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"haunted house"
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"animals roaming"
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"norman times"
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"star wars"
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"educational fun"
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"free roaming"
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"medieval times"
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"pay and display car park"
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"all ages"
in 24 reviews
"step back in time"
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"photo opportunities"
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"young children"
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"great attraction"
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We visit the Castle at least once a year. We went on Saturday the 15th. And this year it was very obvious that a lot of work has gone into putting new displays and buildings on the site and new timbers for the walls. The...More

3  Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of four today and were greeted by friendly staff and a warm atmosphere. There's lots to see in both the castle and toy museum. Feeding the animals is great fun, worth a visit!

2  Thank olm88
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great day out with kids. Lots to do in a secure area where they can run around freely. Good today museum with lots of historical items for viewing

1  Thank Stephen D
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Our son enjoyed looking for the stamps and additional clues to get a prize. Thought the toy museum was a little strange! But had quite a few toys I use to play with in the 70s as a child. Spent a few hours looking at...More

1  Thank 29Stacey1973
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family trip out on Easter weekend and were met and greeted by possibly the most rude, ignorant and insulting person we have ever met, Cathy. We were walking in when we told to go back which we duly did to the...More

8  Thank SuDi234
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Great day out with our children (9, 7 and 5 years). The castle was enjoyed by all, including our friend's 2 year old and baby. Pushing a pram / buggy around the castle site is a challenge but is manageable. Our children were a little...More

1  Thank elizabethwoodroffe
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

What a fun day out we had here with our 4 year olds! Firstly we visited the toy museum which showcased plenty of old toys, many we recognised from our childhood. We had a picnic in the grounds and there was goats, deer and a...More

1  Thank Romali
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely day out with 1, 3, 4 and 8 year old children. They all had a lovely time. I struggled with the buggy but it is manageable so don't let it put you off. Took a picnic, fed the goats and chickens, explored the castle...More

Thank Sekers
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely morning out with small boys who love swords, helmets, towers and castles. Staff were lovely and helpful. The boys enjoyed looking for the stamps to complete the passport. The Easter egg hunt was tricky and I was thankful to other mums for helping...More

Thank spin123
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place great place for kids and you can spend. But people were walking out when hoping to get food at the cafe as the phone line I Is on the same line as the PDQ. Own card didn't work twice as someone...More

Thank Billie T
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Heather B
11 September 2017|
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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.
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TheDgbys
6 August 2017|
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Response from StanstedGoldie1967 | Property representative |
not sure uttlesford council will know its their car park
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Keith W
6 March 2017|
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Adults £10.50 Children £8.50
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