Castle Drogo

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

Castle Drogo

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Mother's Day lunch

Sun 26 Mar 2017
Celebrate with Mum on her special day by treating her to roast lunch at Castle Drogo. Or why not spoil her a little with one of our delicious desserts and cakes. Roast lunch from £9.50, vegetarian and children's portions available from £4.95.

Signs of spring trail

Sat 01 Apr 2017
Follow the trail around the garden and grounds to discover the signs of spring. (£1 per trail).

Wild Tribe

Sun 02 Apr 2017
Join the Wild Tribe at Fingle Bridge Meadows. Bushcraft activities for families with children of all ages from 5-12. Wrap up warm as this is an outdoor event. Sunday 2 April-Land rover safari to a secret Iron Age hill fort. Paint your own...

Crafty castle capers

Tue 04 Apr 2017
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Normal admission prices apply. Prices of activities will vary, please call 01647 433306 for more details.

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Follow the trail through the garden and grounds hunting out the clues to help you claim your Cadbury chocolate prize. £2 per trail.

Hard hat tours

Tue 18 Apr 2017
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. £7.50 per person....
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Eating and shopping

Castle Drogo

Our work

A builder working on a flat roof.

Saving the castle 

Find out about our six 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

Volunteering at Castle Drogo 

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

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 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.