Volunteer open day

It’s all change at Castle Drogo again as the house and collections team put the castle interiors back together after 6 years of building work. We want to share this work with everyone and give visitors a peek into a world of tiny brushes, sewing...

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

It’s all change at Castle Drogo again as the house and collections team put the castle interiors back together after 6 years of building work. We want to share this work with everyone and give visitors a peek into a world of tiny brushes, sewing needles, some seriously heavy lifting and a lick of paint. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer at this exciting time in Castle Drogo's story please come along to the volunteer open day.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01647434114
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Please meet at visitor reception. It is a drop in event so please come anytime between 12-3pm.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
10 April 2019 12:00 - 15:00 Available
13 April 2019 12:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Alice Ealdmoor
Email
alice.ealdmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01647 434114

Upcoming events

February half term fun

Sun 24 Feb 2019
11:00-16:00
Join in the fun at Drogo this half term by following the nature trail around the garden and grounds (£1 per trail).

A new season at Castle Drogo

Sat 09 Mar 2019
11:00-16:30
After a long winter the castle is open again for the season. Come along to see the work taking place to restore the castle back to a family home after 6 years of major building work to make the castle watertight.

The Drewe family trail

Sat 06 Apr 2019
11:00-16:00
Follow the trail through the garden and grounds, hunting out the clues to help you claim your prize. £1.

Wild Tribe

Sun 07 Apr 2019
11:00-15:00
Easter Wild Tribe. Make and take home your own woodland bunny faces, create delicious chocolate stars to eat and wash it all down by trying your hand at tree tapping.

Crafty castle capers

Tue 09 Apr 2019
11:00-16:00
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Activities (and prices) will vary from making masks to clay modelling. 9 April-Children can make pipe cleaner finger puppets. £1. 16 April-Children can decorate...

Volunteer open day

Wed 10 Apr 2019
12:00-15:00
It’s all change at Castle Drogo again as the house and collections team put the castle interiors back together after 6 years of building work. We want to share this work with everyone and give visitors a peek into a world of tiny brushes, sewing...