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Lane's Garden Centre Open Farm

Address: Breaston Lane, Derby DE723TT, England
Phone Number: 01159 397128
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Ranked #22 of 70 things to do in Derby
Type: Farms, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Farms, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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English first
Derby, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I have visited this place previously and come across these reviews by chance whilst looking for something else. I, along with several other reviewers received absolutely disgusting service from the coffee shop but NOT from the garden centre. However if you look at the reviews this is really suffering because of them. Please note there is a separate place to... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

My daughter loves visiting this farm to see the animals! Free entry, only £1 bucket of veg to feed the animals! Lovely little farm. Nice cake and coffee in the cafe too! Will be visiting again!

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

As a gift I received a voucher to attend the “Owl Experience” at the Lanes Garden centre, Risley. Our reservation was Sunday 30th November. We arrived about half an hour early so had a browse around the garden centre. The centre also accommodates various animals and birds. The animals included Donkeys, Goats, Cows, Pigs, Ducks, Caged Birds and what I... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
23 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

£0 to walk around. £1 for a bucket of veg to feed the animals with. £1 for a dozen eggs to take home Garden Centre and Cafe Bliss. Tractor on site for children to climb. And allll these animals to stroke, feed and see: Piglets, Pigs, Goats, Donkeys, Cows, Ducks, Sheep, Owls, Chipmunks, Owls, Chickens, Peacocks, Geese and a range... More 

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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I visited with my friend Viv and her grandchildren and thought it was wonderful, we actually were able to bottle feed the lambs, it was a wet and dreary day but we all had a good time. Weel worth the visit. Jo

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Derby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We came across Lane's Garden Centre while on a journey looking for somewhere to go It was a lovely experience and I am over 70 years young. They have a lovely selection of animals for children to look at and for £1.00 the children can have a bucket of food to feed the animals. I will be taking my grand... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I have been visiting this farm since I was little and I've always loved it. I'm not much of a gardener so visit purely for the animals. I always buy food which means I can interact with the goats, pigs, cows, donkeys and many other animals. This farm warms my heart and I hope it stays open long enough for... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Had the encounter with owls as a birthday present and it was fantastic. I love owls and been to different sancturys but never been close to them. Brilliant experience and learnt a lot, bob who ran it was great, made it a really enjoyable day out. The owls were beautiful and were very well cares for and enjoyed what they... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I visited with a friend one afternoon last month as we didn't have anything else to do, we bought some animal feed (cabbage leaves, carrots) for a £1 and went on to feed the goats, pigs and cows! There were also chickens, geese, guinea pigs, rabbits and various types of birds. I didn't visit the cafe, but the farm itself... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Just popped in for Spring/Summer plants & a quick coffee /cake. Good choice & cost very reasonable. I visit every year at this time

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