Our work in the castle

Our vital conservation work in the castle wouldn't be possible without our supporters. From everyday cleaning to larger conservation and restoration projects, find out how the house team are caring for the castle and its historic collection.

The portrait of Elizabeth framed by some flowers

Constable portrait arrives at Croft 

Discover more about a 'once in a lifetime addition to the castle'.

The fireplace in the saloon at Croft Castle in Herefordshire

Conserving the castle chimneys 

Discover more about our vital chimney restoration project.

Recording equipment and CDs gathered together on a desk

Share your memories 

Listen to extracts from our Oral History digital archive and discover first-hand accounts of life at Croft during the twentieth-century.

Detail showing a parrot from an ornately painted screen in the Oak Room at Croft Castle, Herefordshire

Discover Croft's collection

Explore the full collection of special items looked after by the National Trust at Croft Castle.

The piano parts in the workshop

The piano undergoes conservation

The piano that has entertained visitors for many years has been given some TLC and we want to thank you and tell you all about it.