Summer things to see and do at Croome

Discover lots of new things to see and do at Croome this summer. Eye-catcher open days, picnic spots, walled gardens, wildlife and flowers in the parkland, ideas for family fun, a delicious carrot cake recipe to try out at home and lots more.

Pretty pink scabiosa wildflower

Croome's summer garden

Enjoy the summer colour arriving in the parkland.

Swan with cygnets at the lake

Summer wildlife

Summer has arrived in the parkland with so much wildlife to spot - why not download one of our free spotter sheets.

Walking through Croome parkland

Summer walk with picnic spots at Croome near Worcester

Enjoy a relaxing walk this summer in the Worcestershire countryside taking in some great spots to sit and enjoy a picnic or just enjoy the colour at Croome with our self guided walk.

summer flowers in the walled gardens

Walled Gardens

The Walled Gardens are now closed for the winter, they will be open from 11am until 5pm (last entry 4pm) every Friday, Saturday and Sunday (plus Bank Holidays) from Friday 19 April to Sunday 29 September 2019.

Enjoy 'Silent Space' at Croome

'Silent Space'

Croome is taking part in 'Silent Space' where visitors are being encouraged to switch off their mobiles and enjoy five minutes of silence in the beautiful setting on Sundays until October.

Family enjoying a picnic outside the Temple Greenhouse

Discover your favourite place to picnic

Nothing can beat a picnic on a sunny summer's day at Croome with picnic spots to suit everyone in the parkland.

Children carrying a log to make a den in the wild play area

Playgrounds at Croome

Have fun in our natural play area and RAF themed playgrounds.

Croome Dunstall Castle in the frost

Croome's outer eye-catchers

Venture further afield to one of our many outer eye-catchers in the parkland. Come along to one of the free Panorama Tower and Dunstall Castle open days throughout the year giving you an opportunity to explore inside and take in the 360 degree views at the top.

child making a face with sticks

Top 5 things to do this season

Croome is one of the best places to do the '50 things to do before your 11¾' challenges - here are our top 5 for each season.

dog on lead walking over bridge

Dogs at Croome

Croome is the perfect place for a walk whatever the season. With dog friendly maps, downloadable walks, water bowls, waste bags, tether points and waste bins we hope you enjoy your walkies.

Carrots picked from the garden for a wartime recipe

Wartime carrot cake

Why not try out wartime carrot cake recipe - a perfect treat to accompany a warming cuppa?