Making the most of your visit to Croome

There’s so much to see during your visit. Whether it’s an hour, half a day or whole day, we’ve compiled the ‘must sees’ to make the most of time.

One hour

To make the most of your limited time:

  • Visit the RAF museum and learn about the Second World War secret airbase.
  • Let off steam in the RAF themed play area or wild play area.
  • Encounter statues, temples and follies on a walk around the lakeside.
  • Look inside the church and be amazed by the views of the parkland from its doorway.
  • Spend some time in the bird hide in the Church Shrubbery.
  • Discover the Rotunda with views to the Malvern Hills.
  • Browse the second-hand bookshop, shop and plant sales.
  • Visit the 1940s themed restaurant.
The Rotunda at Croome
couple at the rotunda at Croome

Half a day

A little more times gives you a chance to explore further afield:

  • Grab one of our self-guided walk maps from the Visitor Centre with walks ranging from two to four and a half miles.
  • Experience our Potter and Ponder sensory map which encourages visitors with disabilities to experience our beautiful parkland.
  • Discover Croome Court at the heart of the parkland with it’s poetic introductory film, exhibitions and daily guided tours.
  • Stop for a quick bite or a cup of tea in the basement of the court.
Visitor walking through 'The Golden Box'
Visitor walking through 'The Golden Box'

Whole day

  • Our friendly reception team will give you a welcome map which has all the key things to see and do to help you enjoy your day (just a few listed above).
  • With more time, why not discover some of our outer eye-catchers such as The Panorama Tower or Dunstall Castle by following the way-markers from the Visitor Centre.
  • Walk through the wooded ‘Shelter Belt’ with the chance to spot a variety of wildlife including deer and listen to birdsong including the nightingale.
  • Bring a picnic releax at one of the many picnic tables or deckchairs around the parkland.
Our 1940s themed restaurant in the old RAF hospital
1940s themed restaurant