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Smithills Open Farm

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Fun Days At The Farm

We take the Grandchildren to the farm 3 to 4 times a year, it's a fantastic day out. The children... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy S
Bolton, United Kingdom
Visit to the farm

We have took the children last 3 years and they absolutely love it. (4 - 5 year olds .) They get to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle L
Bolton, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pets corner”(102 reviews)
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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
+44 1204 595765
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We take the Grandchildren to the farm 3 to 4 times a year, it's a fantastic day out. The children love to feed the animals and they love the donkey rides and the tractor ride, not forgetting the bouncy castles, it really is a great...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have took the children last 3 years and they absolutely love it. (4 - 5 year olds .) They get to pet the animals and learn lots of information about them also learn where milk comes from and they make their own ice -...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a great day here. My daughter loved feeding all the animals and giving them all lots of cuddles. The tractor ride and donkey rides were also great and only cost £1 each. Cafe was cheap enough and food was nice. Would definitely return

Thank BeachBunny77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took our 2 grandchildren out for the day and we and the grandkids loved the day at the working farm.

Thank Meander588646
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi This week I took a 2 yr old and a 3 yr to Smithills Open Farm in Bolton and I can not praise them highly enough. When we got there, the place was all decorated for Halloween, with lots of Halloween activities, including fancy...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I last visited here 3 years ago and thought I would give it a try again. It has greatly improved in the 3 years and really is an excellent day out. There is everything under one roof from cows, sheep, chickens to meerkats, snakes and...More

Thank Natasha3881
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable and interesting grandchildren enjoyed the animals rode on the tractor played on the park

Thank Marshparrot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited 15th October 2018 Monday afternoon. Bought bags of food (50p each) for the goats,sheep,pigs and alpacas that were in the barn. There is also a petting corner(3 times in the afternoon) where the staff bring out various animals and talk enthusiastically about their behaviour...More

Thank 794annetter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had our sons’s 6th birthday party here and it was excellent. All the children had an incredible time and we received so many compliments from other parents. Pets corner was a big hit with adults and children, the tractor ride was also great fun &...More

Thank HNB16
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a child's birthday party and it was great fun. My son really enjoyed all the animals. He is usually so shy but as soon as those lambs came running out for their milk, he was delighted and utterly besotted. He stroked...More

Thank Bernadette G
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7 February 2018|
Response from Carl G | Property representative |
Hi. Entrance fees are £7 children (under 2’s free) £8 adults. Family ticket is £28. 🐮🐮
Christopher S
2 August 2017|
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Response from MIKECHRISManchester | Reviewed this property |
We take our 2 year old granddaughter she loves holding the baby animals and there are plenty of small slides and indoor bits and pieces for them to do, we have taken our kids for years, hope you like it.