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
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'
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
Our 1940s themed restaurant in the old RAF hospital