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Acorn Farm

Depot Road | Kirkby, Liverpool L33 3AR, England
+44 151 548 1524
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Ranked #32 of 127 Activities in Liverpool
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
Owner description: Acorn Farm is a visitor attraction offering a fun and educational day out in Kirkby, Liverpool. The...
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Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Owner description: Acorn Farm is a visitor attraction offering a fun and educational day out in Kirkby, Liverpool. The farm park offers lots of animals to see and feed, two fantastic play areas, small animal petting and horse rides during weekends and school holidays, a cafe serving delicious home-cooked specials and desserts, a farm shop selling toys and gifts, refreshments and free-range home produced meat, eggs and goats milk ice cream and a plant sales area. The farm also runs a day service for local people with learning disabilities and also hosts Riding for the Disabled lessons on Friday mornings. Admission:Adults £2.50Children £1.50 (under 12 months free of charge)Admission prices correct as of 1st March 2012.Groups of 15 or more must book a guided tour, for which there is an additional charge.Small animal petting sessions and horse rides are available every weekend and during KMBC school holidays - please see our website for times. Petting costs £1 per person and horse rides are £2 per ride.Acorn Farm is a working farm as well as a visitor attraction and sells home-produced free-range eggs, beef, pork and lamb. We also produce our own goats milk ice cream in a wide range of delicious flavours. Special events and activities are often held at the farm, including our Halloween Party and Christmas Grotto. Acorn Farm also run an extensive educational programme, which consists of incubator hire, Animobile mobile farm and guided tours.We have a birthday party room available to hire for £40 and also run an animal sponsorship programme - the perfect gift for any animal lover or fan of the farm!(All prices displayed are liable to alteration without notice. Please call us for prices and availability. Thank you!)

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

We love acorn farm so chose this as our grotto treat unfortunately I was disappointed 3 animals in a barn that you've paid to see anyway then into Santa who was ok nothing special then my boys got girls presents of Santa a pink Dora the explorer jigsaw for my 2 year old boy £5.00 each on top of the... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, We appreciate feedback from all of our visitors. We are sorry that you were disappointed with the grotto, which was designed and built in-house by our staff and service users with learning disabilities. We try to incorporate a small selection of our animals within the space available to give it a more authentic feel. With... More 

Widnes, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

had a brilliant day out with grandchildren one is a wheelchair user staff in horse riding were amazing with her her face was priceless when she got a ride on the horse with all the other kids thanks so much made one little girls day xxx

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of Acorn Farm. We are really pleased you had a great day. Hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Louise, Administrator. More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Excellent value for money as a childminder I go quite often with the kiddies plenty to do feeding the chickens, goats & sheep, petting sessions in the holidays, pony rides, plants for sale & a lovely play area , gift shop , cafe

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review of Acorn Farm. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Took our grandson (2.5 y). Not too expensive (£6.50 for both grandparents and him) and large packets of seed & feed to feed the ducks/hens and goat/sheep; animals docile and come to you. Had washing area is easily accessible with hot and cold water and paper towels. Good play areas. As its a farm need sensible shoes and clothes. We... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Acorn Farm. It sounds like you had a lovely day. We also run Horse rides and petting during the school holidays as well as of a weekend. We hope to see you again soon! More 

St Helens, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Came back again for our second visit, & I still can't get over what great value for money this place is! Love that you can buy food & feed the animals! We didn't do any of the extras this time (horse ride, petting area) but even so after our picnic in the wood area, we had been there around 3... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for your wonderful review of Acorn Farm. We are really pleased you enjoyed your day with us and we hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Louise, Administrator. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Despite knowing about the farm for years we have only just made our first trip. It was such a lovely couple of hours. The weather was poor and it was mid week so not all attractions on (horse ride and animal petting on weekends and holidays) but none of it detracted from what a fab plae this is. The community... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are pleased you had a great day & we hope to see you soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Our family visited acorn farm for the first time and we throughly enjoyed it. The petting farm was lovely and great for just £1 each, it was cheap to get in and a horse ride was £2. The staff were friendly. We visited the cafe which was lovely and reasonable. Our children aged 5 and 6 loved it and would... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Acorn Farm. We are thrilled you had a lovely day. We hope to see you again soon! Louise, Admin. More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

My little boy loves this farm - excellent value for money (£2.50 for adults - £1.50 for children). From feeding the goats, sheep, chickens and ducks to playing on the adventure playground and tractor. Also petting little animals at weekends as well as horse riding (for an extra small fee). Lovely cafe too - reasonably priced lovely food. We always... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us at Acorn Farm. We are really pleased you had a lovely day. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I visited Acorn Farm one Sunday afternoon in September with my partner and two yoing children ages 3 and 1. The farm entry fee is quite cheap compared to others in the area that we looked at but I couldnt really compare as ive not visited other farms in the area. I would say though that the farm is good... More 

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind response. It sounds like you had a lovely day. We hope to see you soon! Kind Regards Louise Acorn Farm. More 

Leigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Great day out for animal lovers my Grandchildren loved it ages 2 & 3 especially feeding the animals, easy to find will definitely be going back and price superb

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AcornFarm, Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Acorn Farm. It sounds like you had a wonderful day. We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards Louise Acorn Farm. More 

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