Croft Castle and Parkland

1000 years of power, politics and pleasure in an intimate family home

Croft Castle and Parkland

Things to see and do

Thousands of years in the making

Croft Castle and Parkland

What's on 

What's on at Croft

A group of World War Two demonstrators gathered outside the front of Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Explore Croft this May half term  

Surround yourself by spring colour, step back in time for our Second World War weekend and pick up a family trail and explore the gardens this half-term.

Upcoming events

The Magician's Nephew trail

Sun 28 May 2017
10:00-16:00
Step into the magical world of C.S. Lewis, brought to life in the grounds of Croft, on our family trail this half-term.

Fishpool Valley and Croft Ambrey walk

Wed 31 May 2017
14:00-16:00
Step back in time as you explore our historic parkland with our outdoor tour guide.

Wood White butterfly walk

Thu 01 Jun 2017
11:00-15:30
Join butterfly expert, Julia Walling, for a walk through Croft's picturesque woodland. Discover the historic landscape and look out for butterflies, plants and other wildlife.

World War Two weekend at Croft

Sat 03 Jun 2017
10:00-16:00
As part of Croft's twentieth century story we bring to life Croft during the Second World War.

Matthew Wood exhibition launch

Sat 03 Jun 2017
11:00-13:00
From 7 November to 24 April, artist in residence Matthew Wood has been responding creatively to Croft's historic interiors. On 3 June, you can be the first to see his completed works with an exhibition launch in the Upper Gallery.

Matthew Wood exhibition

Sat 03 Jun 2017
11:00-16:30
See the culmination of Matthew Wood's artistic residency at Croft as he displays his paintings within the Upper Gallery of the castle.
Croft Castle and Parkland

Eating and shopping

Croft Castle and Parkland

History

Croft Castle and Parkland

Our work

Croft Castle and Parkland

Wildlife

Fallow deer running at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Wildlife at Croft 

Learn about some of the wildlife you can spot in Croft's 1500 acre parkland.

Croft Castle and Parkland

Get involved

Two volunteers welcoming visitors into the castle at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Become a volunteer 

Whatever your interest or skill there's plenty of diverse roles on offer.

Croft Castle and Parkland

Places to stay

Garden Cottage, Croft Castle, Herefordshire

Enjoy a break in one of our historic holiday cottages 

Whether you're planning a big celebration or just a romantic break for two, we've got picture perfect places for you to stay.