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Down at the Farm

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Lots to do

Spent a brilliant morning here on a sunny Sunday. Lots of animals to see and feed. Buy the food... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Gillian J
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Forfar, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Grandson's 4th Birthday Party

What a fabulous day...all of the kids that were there, and all of their parents, said what a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
harrylynch53
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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Stoneygate, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8JG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous day...all of the kids that were there, and all of their parents, said what a great time they had. The girl who took us around, showed us the animals, gave us tractor rides organised the food and cake and generally entertained us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot believe I drove 30 miles to visit this place. Basically it’s a couple of fields and an old barn with no much there at all. The entry price is ridiculous for what you get in return and also everything even half decent incurs a...More

Thank 102Andy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place keeps the kids entertained as there is plenty to do. There is plenty of space to eat picnics Which is good. The kids enjoyed feeding the animals and holding the bunnies

1  Thank carlym82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 11 left at 3.30pm . Lots to see and do, all the farm activities were indoor, the family loved bottle feeding, and rabbit petting. The magic show and snake show were great. Lots of play areas outside with a nice selection of well...More

Thank Happyhippo18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Paid £23 to get into what you could only describe as a park with a few animals thrown in. Spent about 30 minutes there as nothing much to do once walked around. There are things there you can pay extra for which you have to...More

1  Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my 17 month old, even though young he thoroughly enjoyed all the animals and the tractors by the barn. I recommend to buy some feed for the animals. Will be going back the next time we visit.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

An enjoyable day out in the college holidays with a group of Autistic Adults. Staff were friendly and understanding. There was a gentleman with birds of prey who allowed our service users the opportunity to put a glove on and hold an owl. They loved...More

Thank Marie I
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We purchased an annual pass for Down at the Farm , excellent value and means that you can go anytime and spend as much time as you like when visiting. There can be various activities available which will be posted when you go to the...More

1  Thank Ken M
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Just got back from a lovely day here with grandsons they loved feeding the baby lambs their bottles and holding the rabbits it’s very reasonably priced

Thank lynnylala
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Spent a brilliant morning here on a sunny Sunday. Lots of animals to see and feed. Buy the food with your entry ticket! Lots of interactions with the animals, all spaced throughout the day. We bottle def lambs, held chicks, groomed a donkey and washed...More

Thank Gillian J
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Becky904
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Response from Trudi F | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much everything is outdoors. The crazy golf, carts, sand pit, bouncy pillow and walk around the farm. You could potentially do these in the rain but to be honest it wouldn't be that much fun and on a dry day you could... More
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