Castle Drogo

Important notice -

Please note access to the chapel is by a project guided tour only.

Nothing is normal. Dramatic castle overlooking the Teign Gorge, at a half way point in a 5 year project to make it watertight.

Castle Drogo

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Old school sports day trail

Thu 01 Sep 2016
Join in the summer holiday fun by following the trail around the garden and grounds taking part in old school sports day activities. (£1 per trail).

Wild Tribe

Sun 04 Sep 2016
Join the Wild Tribe at Fingle Bridge Meadows. Bushcraft activities for families with children of all ages from 5-12. Sunday 3 July- Catapults. Make and take home your own handheld catapult. Afterwards rain destruction by constructing a water...

Anyone for Croquet?

Tue 06 Sep 2016
If you have ever fancied learning the rules of the game, come along to our once monthly sessions (May-September) and have a free lesson with our resident expert.

Hard hat tours

Wed 07 Sep 2016
Don your hard hats and join the Castle Drogo project manager or Clerk of Works 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. £5 per person. (...

Evening garden tour

Thu 15 Sep 2016
Join one of our garden team on this very special tour of the Castle Drogo garden after hours when the garden is at its most magical. £6 per person. Booking essential on 01647 433306.

Edwardian country fair

Sat 17 Sep 2016
Come and enjoy a day at the Drogo country fair. There will be lots of traditional fun and games for all the family.
Castle Drogo

Eating and shopping

Castle Drogo

Our work

Building work at Castle Drogo

Saving the castle 

Find out about our five-year conservation project to make the castle watertight. An undertaking more complex than it might sound.

Castle Drogo

Get involved

Viewing tower looking down on the building work

Join in 

From room guiding to joining the ranger team there's lots of ways you can get involved.

Castle Drogo


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 group visit having a talk

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.