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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Croft Castle and Parkland

What's on 

What's on at Croft

Small children playing on a chestnut tree

Heritage Open Day 

Explore Croft for free this Heritage Open Day and discover over 1000 years of history. You can even go behind the scenes with our 'backstage pass' and explore parts of the collection and castle you've never seen before.

Upcoming events

Peter Pan trail

Tue 21 Aug 2018
10:00-16:00
Fly away to the Neverland of Croft and join Peter and Wendy on this classic adventure around the gardens.

Women and Power tours

Wed 22 Aug 2018
12:00-12:30
To celebrate 100 years since the Representation of the People Act, we're redressing the balance at Croft and sharing the stories of some of the castle's key women.

Our work in Fishpool Valley - Meet the ranger

Thu 23 Aug 2018
14:00-15:30
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.

Croft's signature cloth

Sat 25 Aug 2018
12:00-15:00
Join us as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act. Sign your name on a piece of fabric and contribute to our signature cloth, which will eventually adorn the dining room table in the castle.

Heritage Open Day

Sat 08 Sep 2018
10:00-17:00
Don't miss your opportunity to explore Croft for free this Heritage Open Day. You can even go behind the scenes and discover parts of the collection and castle you've never seen before.

Backstage pass - Access all areas with the house team

Sat 08 Sep 2018
11:00-16:00
Go behind the scenes this September and discover parts of the collection and castle you've never seen before.
Croft Castle and Parkland

Our work

Croft Castle and Parkland

Eating and shopping

Croft Castle and Parkland

History

Croft Castle and Parkland

Wildlife

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.

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

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