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 

What's on at Croft

Upcoming events

Jack Frost trail

Sat 16 Feb 2019
10:00-16:00
Spot the first signs of spring on our half term trail.

Pesky pests workshop

Thu 21 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
Discover more about pesky pests in the castle, how they cause damage to our collections and how our house team keep them at bay.

Mother's Day weekend

Sat 30 Mar 2019
10:00-16:00
Treat Mum to a special Mother's Day afternoon tea in the tea-room, spot the spring flowers on a walk through the parkland and make a floral decoration in the gardens on Sunday only.

Famous Five trail

Sat 13 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
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.

Build your own bench for Fishpool Valley

Tue 16 Apr 2019
10:00-15:00
Help our ranger team restore the Picturesque Fishpool Valley by recreating the original viewing areas. Build your own rustic bench made from oak from the Croft estate and install at one of the historic viewing platforms in the valley.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
Once again the Cadbury Bunny has hidden precious Choccy eggs across Britain. Now it's up to you and your family to find them by joining the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt!
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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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History

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Wildlife

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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.

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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