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

'Here and Now' at Croft Castle

Sat 25 Jan 2020
Discover more about Croft ‘Here and Now’, the team of staff and volunteers who work here and the amazing conservation work we’ve been able to undertake, thanks to our supporters. Find out more about what we do behind the scenes and how you can...

Conservation in action

Sat 25 Jan 2020
Discover what our house team gets up to behind the scenes during winter with conservation in action in the castle.

Nature Explorers trail

Sat 15 Feb 2020
Become a Nature Explorer at Croft this February half term.

Build a bug hotel

Mon 17 Feb 2020
Build your very own bug hotel to take home with you on this self-led activity.

Pesky pests half term workshop

Thu 20 Feb 2020
Discover more about pesky pests in the castle, how they cause damage to our collections and how our house team keep them at bay with a children’s trail, identifying kits, fact sheets and colouring in.

Tiny tots trail

Mon 02 Mar 2020
Engage your tiny tots with nature on our outdoor trail around the garden.
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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 brambling sitting on a branch in winter

Winter wildlife 

Learn about the winter wildlife that we look after here at Croft and what to look out for on your next visit

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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