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Seven Sisters Sheep Centre

#1 of 2 things to do in East Dean Features Animals
Gilberts Drive, East Dean BN20 0DG, England
+44 1323 423302
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Alas No More

A shame to see that the sheep centre has closed following the retirement of the owner. I have... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Cycoticpenguin
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Brighton
Meet the sheeps family

Very interesting visit where you can learn how to shave a sheep, and see it for real. Nice walk in... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Catherine C
,
Annecy, France
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Gilberts Drive, East Dean BN20 0DG, England
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+44 1323 423302
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

A shame to see that the sheep centre has closed following the retirement of the owner. I have taken many a school trip to the centre and have always enjoyed the company of Terry the boss man. After 30 years Terry has retired but has...More

Thank Cycoticpenguin
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Very interesting visit where you can learn how to shave a sheep, and see it for real. Nice walk in the farmhouse, the largest collection of sheep breeds in the world.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I absolutely love this place. I am so sad that it had closed down. Terry was great and full of knowledge. He taught us so much about the wonders of wool. I now make a point of buying good quality wool products...More

Thank myaura
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Today on your last day we were treated poorly by the owners ADULT daughter, calling myself & my friend bad parents, shouting at us in front of our children & other visitors, calling our children naughty & that we should do a better job in...More

5  Thank hayley_2821
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I have been planning this visit since I moved from London to Eastbourne 2 year ago and, sadly reading news that will be closedown then I've decided now it's the time! Friends come over and the weather was perfect. It's a lovely cozy Family Farm....More

1  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting here since I was a child and I now come with my own children. We visit every year and are so sad it is closing. This is a working farm run by a lovely, friendly family. The animals are clearly well...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 13 August 2016

If you love sheep, are slightly interested in learning more about them, or have kids and looking for something to do to kill 2 hours, this is a great option. My three kids, ages 11, 11 and 12 loved feeding the sheep and watching a...More

1  Thank cleckrone
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Not much to say other than what a lot of other people have said, not worth the money, animals are in a bad state..lady who owns it is so rude!! It was dead when my friend and I visited today and I wish I didn't...More

2  Thank Lecky007
Reviewed 1 August 2016

It makes me really angry to see the last couple negative comments on here. People should keep in mind that this is a working farm and not a Hollywood attraction ! I believe the animals here have a good live. During the day some of...More

Thank FireballH
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I went here today on a coach trip. The animals were in an unhappy state they did not have very much fun definitely no joy in their faces but what was more rude were the staff... They never said goodbye even though they looked at...More

2  Thank cowpro
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mattnerika
Is the farm open in December?
17 December 2015|
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Response from expatnick | Reviewed this property |
The answer above is correct, and there is more detail on their web page. This year it was open on March 7th to May 5th and July 4th to August 31st. Open every day of the week during these dates and opens 10:30am to 5:00pm
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