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

An artist's view of the restored landscape in Fishpool Valley at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Help us restore Fishpool Valley

As a conservation charity, we rely on your support. Donate online towards the Fishpool Valley project and do your bit to help us revive this lost Picturesque landscape.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Nature Art trail

Sat 25 May 2019
Connect with nature through art this May half term. See what weird and wonderful parts of wildlife you can discover throughout the gardens.

Visiteering: Conservation in the castle

Fri 31 May 2019
Why not come and volunteer as part of your visit to Croft? Have a go at cleaning items from the collection in the castle, find out what our house team get up to behind the scenes and participate in our vital conservation work.

Croft during the Second World War

Sat 08 Jun 2019
2019 marks significant anniversaries of the Second World War, including 75 years since D-Day on 6 June and 80 years since the start of the war on 1 September. Discover more about Croft during the war and what life was like on the Home Front.

Our work in Fishpool Valley - Meet the ranger

Fri 21 Jun 2019
Join our countryside ranger for a wander through Fishpool Valley and learn all about our ambitious restoration project to revive and conserve this Picturesque landscape.

Forties music weekend

Sat 22 Jun 2019
Step back in time to the 1940s and sing along to music from the Home Front.

The land beneath your feet - geology walk

Sat 29 Jun 2019
Enjoy a guided geology walk with the Croft Castle geology champions.
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Our work

The old pump house in Fishpool Valley at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Our work in Fishpool Valley

Discover how we're reviving this forgotten landscape.

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Eating and shopping

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A white-clawed crayfish in Fishpool Valley at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Wildlife at Croft 

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

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Get involved

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Places to stay

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Croft Castle and Parkland on the National Trust Collections website