Castle Drogo

Important notice -

We’re open and we no longer have a booking system in place for visits. The cafe is currently offering a reduced menu, see the facilities and access page for more information. Our car park has limited spaces, if full please visit us another time.

Where dramatic architecture meets innovative family home. A 20th century castle overlooking the Teign Gorge.

Castle Drogo

What's on

Visiting Castle Drogo: What you need to know

We’re delighted to be able to welcome you back. Please read this article carefully so that you know what to expect before your visit.

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Things to see and do

The Drawing Room at Castle Drogo.

A castle redisplayed 

Come and explore the Castle redisplayed, with rooms once again full of collection items. Uncover the stories of the Drewe family and their family home on Dartmoor.

Autumn leaves on a path

Explore the Teign Gorge 

Follow the winding paths below the castle into the sheltered Teign Gorge. Explore this ancient gorge, teeming with wildlife on trails along the river.

Autumn colour in the garden

The garden at Castle Drogo 

Enter the castle's gardens and feel as if you've been transported to a fascinating and beautiful new world.

Visitors walking the Teign Gorge on the Castle Drogo estate, Devon, in Autumn.

Things to do for families at Castle Drogo this Autumn  

We’ve got lots to keep young adventurers entertained. From 50 things activities, to miles of pathways in the woods to run wild in.

Close up of dog at outdoor cafe seating

Visiting Castle Drogo with your dog  

Find out where you can take your dog at Castle Drogo.

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Eating and shopping

A variety of autumn products including a throw, toiletries and a mug

The shop at Castle Drogo 

Our shop is open. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Castle Drogo for everyone, for ever.

Bowl of pumpkin soup, with bread roll accompaniment

The café at Castle Drogo 

Our café is open will be serving hot and cold drinks, lunches, light snacks and of course cake. Please bear with us, especially at busy times such as lunch, when there may be longer queues than normal. We recommend face coverings to be worn in inside spaces. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you will support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.

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Family walking in Rowallane Garden, County Down

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Sunflowers at Rhosili and South Gower Coast, Wales

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Our work

Our work

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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