Castle Drogo

Nothing is normal. Dramatic castle overlooking the Teign Gorge, undergoing a conservation project to make it watertight

Upcoming events

Bat trail

Wed 23 Oct 2019
Follow the trail through the garden and grounds learning about which bats have made Castle Drogo home. £1, includes a badge as a prize.

Wild Tribe

Sun 27 Oct 2019
Join the Wild Tribe at Castle Drogo for bushcraft activities for children aged between 5-12. No booking required. Free event. 27 October-Wild foods. Forage your own Devon cream tea by making your own blackberry jam and nettle tea.

Crafty castle capers

Tue 29 Oct 2019
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Activities (and prices) will vary from making masks to clay modelling.

Drogo 10 Run

Sun 17 Nov 2019
One of the most spectacular cross country races in England. This is a challenging 10 miles up and down the beautiful Teign Gorge. Organised in co-operation with the South West Road Runners. For information and to register contact SWRR on...

Breakfast in the café and then an audience with Father Christmas in the Library

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Have a Full English breakfast in the café before heading down to the castle to meet Father Christmas in the Library. (Breakfast includes a hot drink, juice and vegetarian options are available). Adult £10, child £10 (includes Father Christmas...

An audience with Father Christmas

Sat 14 Dec 2019
A very special treat is in store for children after they have followed the trail through the garden, it will be story time in the Library before a visit from Father Christmas himself. £5 to see Father Christmas (includes a non wrapped gift).
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

Our work

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Get involved

Volunteers clearing leaves into a wheelbarrow.

Volunteering at Castle Drogo 

From buggy driving to room guiding there are lots of ways to get involved as a buggy driver at Castle Drogo.

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Get Changed Theatre performing in the garden, Castle Drog

A day of discovery 

Our community and engagement officer works to deliver our aim of making sure that Castle Drogo is a ‘much loved local place’ by providing new and exciting ways to get involved.

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A volunteer talking to a group

Share the experience 

With our warm welcome and specialist tours, we'll ensure you have a fantastic day out at Castle Drogo with your group.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Castle Drogo on the National Trust Collections website