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

Famous Five trail

Wed 24 Apr 2019
Join Julian, Dick, Anne, George and their dog, Timmy, for an adventure around Croft. Delve down secret passageways, hunt for lost treasure and enjoy the simple joys of nature, wildlife and being outdoors on our holiday trail.

Blooming bluebells

Wed 24 Apr 2019
Discover blankets of our native British bluebells in the wood pasture and along the carriage-rides in Fishpool Valley.

Build a bug hotel

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Join us in the gardens and have a go at making your very own bug hotel to take home with you. Discover more about wildlife at Croft and how you can care for nature in your own garden.

Visiteering: Conservation in the castle

Fri 26 Apr 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.

Blooming bluebells crafts

Sat 27 Apr 2019
Make your very own bluebell to take home with you.

Ancient tree and bluebell walk

Sat 11 May 2019
Join us for a guided walk through Croft's ancient parkland and marvel at the blankets of bluebells which create a spectacular display at this time of year.
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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