Castle Drogo

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

Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Follow the trail through the garden and grounds hunting out the clues to help you claim your Cadbury chocolate prize. £2 per trail.

Natural navigation trail

Tue 03 Apr 2018
Hunt around the garden and grounds at Castle Drogo to find the boxes to help you answer the questions and complete the trail (£1 per trail, normal admission applies).

Crafty castle capers

Tue 03 Apr 2018
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Prices of activities will vary, please call 01647 433306 for more details. Normal admission prices apply.

Wild Tribe

Sun 08 Apr 2018
Join the Wild Tribe for bushcraft activities for families with children of all ages from 5-12. Wrap up warm as this is an outdoor event. 8 April-Hunt for your chocolate in the woods then melt it down to make fruit choc fondue and lollies,...

Hard hat tours

Tue 10 Apr 2018
Don your hard hats and join the Castle Drogo project manager for a very special behind the scenes tour of the building project to save Castle Drogo. Places are limited so booking is essential on 01647 433306. £7.50 per person. (Normal admission...

Hydro turbine open house

Sat 14 Apr 2018
The hydro turbine building on the river Teign will be open for you to look inside. The knowledgeable guide will be able to tell you about the history of this building along with how it was restored and how it works.
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Our work

Our work

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Get involved

Viewing tower looking down on the building work

Volunteering at Castle Drogo 

From buggy driving to room guiding there are lots of ways to get involved 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