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White Post Farms of Melville

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Address: 250 Old Country Road, Melville, NY 11747
Phone Number: 631 351-9373
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Costly, but kids love it!

Nce for kids to experience being around different animals & old style homes (Imagination for them). They charge for every little thing however. We've also had B-days parties here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Melville, New York
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Melville, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Nce for kids to experience being around different animals & old style homes (Imagination for them). They charge for every little thing however. We've also had B-days parties here. Again, cute idea but expensive for many families.

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Howard Beach, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Animals were so cute and we had a lot of fun. It was for a birthday party but I would definitely go back.

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NY
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167 attraction reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

White post farms is a nice place to visit but be prepared to bring a lot of cash. Everything is expensive and geared to little children who love to ask for everything. So word to the wise...

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Bellmore, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Hidden behind a really nice farm stand that features fresh baked pies and breads, local produce, a great sandwich counter, sushi and even a coffee/smoothie bar is the only petting zoo around. You walk through the garden center to the back where the entrance to White Post Farms is located and are greeted by a talking cow that welcomes you.... More 

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Syosset
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

This is a good spot for take-out at lunch. They have good sandwiches and soups. They could use more help behind the counter. In the summer there are picnic benches outside.

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New York City, New York
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178 reviews 178 reviews
63 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We have visited many times over the years and even had my grandson's 3rd birthday party there. Feeding the animals is always fun and special event activities are great. Also, don't miss the take out food!

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Come prepared to spend the entire day. There are about 25 activites/events for one price except for a few attractions which cost extra but you will be having so much fun you probably will not mind paying a few dollars more for the other things. There are clean bathrooms and a nice variety of food at the Pitchfork food bar.... More 

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Long Island
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I took my son to White Post Farms today. It was $16. per person just to get in. Lots of yard ornaments from China for sale. The petting zoo had a really nice assortment of animals but expect to pay to feed them. Each little bucket of food was $5 and each bottle was $2.50 i think. Anyway, you'll spend... More 

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Melville, New York
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103 reviews 103 reviews
41 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you have young kids this is a really nice thing to do. If you live nearby it's fun to do every once in a while. Still, a lot of people come from the boroughs to this place and it gets pretty hairy at peak times like the Fall Festival. I live right around the corner and I totally avoid... More 

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Freeport, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Ok of all the farms I have been too now this is one of the best as far as things to do. The price is ok but should include more because there are plenty of extra 2 dollars here 5 dollars there. I have three kids so this can become pricey. The one good thing about this place is that... More 

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