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The Gentle Barn

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My daughter and I traveled to The Gentle Barn for my 55th birthday on July 1, 2018. It was amazing... read more

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Kristine H
Peoria, United States
The Gentle Barn

Anybody who is interested in being kind to animals and living a plant based life should go here... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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15825 Sierra Hwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91390-4731
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I traveled to The Gentle Barn for my 55th birthday on July 1, 2018. It was amazing! After you get through the line, you go in and listen to Ellie, the founder of The Gentle Barn (or one of her staff) explain...More

Thank Kristine H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Anybody who is interested in being kind to animals and living a plant based life should go here. And if you are still consuming animals please go here and see first hand that animals have feelings and emotions just like us humans. What a wonderful...More

Thank Bellarainbow
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very special place to visit. Every animal has their own volunteer or staff member to tell the story of the animal's rescue. They ask for $10 donation for kids and $20 for adults for admission into the barn. Theres a place to...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 3 July 2018

What a wonderful experience here. My kids loved just being near such amazing animals. The staff is friendly and the place really takes care of their newly lucky animals. Many have very sad stories, but the ending is wonderful. Kudos, and SUPPORT them. I whole...More

1  Thank sportspup
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The Gentle Barn in Santa Clarita completely surpassed my expectations. As a vegan, I figured I would enjoy it... but once I got there it really took my breath away. They often call me Ice Princess back home, and perhaps it was the extreme heat...More

2  Thank Laurel E
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I visited to Gentle Barn with my daughter and her class on a school field trip and everyone loved it. Not only did the students learn about their different rescued animals and how to care for them, but they also were able to interact by...More

2  Thank DrewmanG
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Went here with my kiddos last weekend and we had a blast. We were able to brush and hugs cows. It was incredibly educational and a moving day. We will be back for sure!

1  Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This is there motto I took photos with my other camera so I don't have photos. It is well worth the visit. To my knowledge you need reservations. We went with a Girl Scout group. They are a rescue group and ask that if you...More

2  Thank waller1234
Reviewed 9 November 2017

LOVED this place! Took a tour on a Sunday, it consisted of a short talk by one of the volunteers about the Gentle Barn and how it came to be. We then were free to go roam around the farm and visit the animals. You...More

2  Thank pisalisa
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Visited here for the first time. They are organized & professional. Well run sanctuary for 150 animals. Visitors can interact with the animals. Many volunteers on site to monitor. Staff makes brief presentation - very informative. Great for kids & adults.

Thank Cheryl K
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Sheri B
30 June 2018|
Response from Laurel E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes, I have seen that it is sold out. When I went to buy my tickets for 3 weeks ahead of time, I saw that the sunday's prior were sold out. For peace of mind, I would pre-purchase. Worst case scenario, if you cannot... More
Sonnia R
30 July 2017|
Response from lscv2017 |
For regular admission on Sundays, it's $20 for adults and $10 for children (12 and under).