Castle Drogo

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

Upcoming events

Changing times trail

Fri 20 Jul 2018
Hunt for the clues around the garden and grounds to help you answer the questions and claim your prize. (£1 per trail, normal admission applies).

Crafty castle capers

Tue 31 Jul 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.

Play day

Wed 01 Aug 2018
Castle Drogo will be hosting an afternoon of fun and games on Piddledown common as part of the national day for play. Come along and join the fun.

Theatre in the garden - The Hound of the Baskervilles

Sun 05 Aug 2018
Castle Drogo will be the venue for a very special performance of 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' by Illyria productions. What better place to see this classic story bought to life than at a real castle on Dartmoor? Tickets available from the...

Hard hat tours

Tue 14 Aug 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...

Iron Age experience day

Sat 25 Aug 2018
Experience what life was like in the Iron Age on this family fun day. Visit Wooston Castle, the Iron Age hill fort in Fingle Woods for a day of fire lighting, warrior training and wattle and daub making.
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Eating and shopping

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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