In and around Herefordshire

With open countryside, formal parkland, castles and manor houses, Herefordshire has it all.

black and white view of timber frame manor house

Medieval Halloween at Brockhampton

Discover the medieval origins of Halloween at Brockhampton. From how to keep restless spirits at bay to the spooky superstitions the families that once lived here followed.

A view of Croft Castle, Herefordshire with the Church of St Michael, built in rough local stone, to the left, and the east front of Croft Castle to the right.

Go on a ghost hunt at Croft Castle  

Are you and the children brave enough to visit the most haunted house in the Midlands? If so, visit Croft Castle and see if you can spot its seven ghosts.

Berrington's lake with beautiful autumn filled trees around the edge

Wildlife to spot at Berrington Hall

Our 'Capability' Brown landscape is home to lots of creatures great and small. Otters live in the lake and voles can't get enough of the gardens. Find out more about the lake as a Site of Special Scientific Interest and how you can get involved with Berrington's wildlife.

late autumn mist at The Weir

Things to see and do at The Weir

Explore these beautiful riverside gardens and see something different in every season. Take a look at our seasonal highlights and what else you can get up to on your visit.

Children climbing tree

What's on in Herefordshire 

There's always lots going on at special places at this time of year

Places to visit in Herefordshire

couple walking up hill in spring

Walks around Herefordshire 

Explore the countryside and parkland around Herefordshire on some of these great walks

Volunteers working in the garden

Be inspired by places in Herefordshire  

If you're feeling inspired to try something new, why not volunteer at our special places in Herefordshire?

Visit Midlands

Situated in the heart of England, the Midlands offers a huge variety of landscapes and places to enjoy and explore.