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.

Croft Castle and Parkland

What's on 

Upcoming events

Ancient tree walks

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Join us for a guided autumnal walk through Croft's ancient parkland.

Visiteering: Conservation in the castle

Fri 25 Oct 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.

Broomstick training

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Grab your favourite broomstick or borrow one of ours and see if you can complete our broomstick agility course on the front lawn.

Pumpkin carving

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Join Croft's School of Sorcery and carve your very own spooky pumpkin to take home with you.

Croft's School of Sorcery trail

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Gain entry to Croft's School of Sorcery by following the spooky trail around the gardens, completing the activities, casting the spells and stirring the potions as you go.

Wand making and spooky crafts

Thu 31 Oct 2019
Every witch or wizard at the School of Sorcery needs a wand. Come and make your own using materials from the Croft estate and even have a go at some spooky crafts this Halloween.
Croft Castle and Parkland

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

Croft Castle and Parkland

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