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“A great value place to visit” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Wigfield Farm

Wigfield Farm
Haverlands Lane | Worsbrough, Barnsley S70 5NQ, England
+44 1226 216474
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Ranked #5 of 15 Activities in Barnsley
Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
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Owner description: The farm has a wide range of animals including meerkats, cows, goats, Shetland ponies, owls, pigs, sheep, chickens, quail, donkeys, guinea pigs, rabbits and much more. We also have an aquatics room featuring many different varieties of fish and other aquatic life.There is also a gift shop and cafe serving delicious hot and cold food and a secure childrens play area. We also have an immaculate 6-hole pitch and putt golf course [adults £4, children/concessions £2].We also offer childrens birthday parties which includes a guided tour of the farm, exclusive use of our exotics room and the birthday child gets to feed the meerkats! £8.00 Per child. We offer VIP Meerkat and Reptile experiences as well as holding regular events and activities throughout the year [see our website for details]Annual pass available - £30 valid for one year [2 adults and up to 3 children]. Childminder annual pass - £20 valid for one year [1 adult and up to 3 children] Proof of occupation required when applying.Open daily 10.00 Am - 4.00 Pm, including Bank Holidays. AdmissionEntrance fees are £3.00 For adults and £1.50 For concessions, children under 3 years of age are free, £8.00 For a family ticket [for 2 adults and up to 3 children], Annual pass holders are free [Annual pass £30.00 For 1 year or Childminder annual pass £20.00 For 1 year].
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“A great value place to visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

My cycle club often come here on a ride due to the café being such amazing value! Great service plus meerkats!

Visited May 2013
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Glossop, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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“A good value for money couple of hours.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

Only £3 each entry.
Good small cafe which was very busy.
Plenty of farm animals to see, plus Meercats as well!
A good visit for a couple of hours. Not enough for much longer.

Visited May 2013
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Castleford, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Not much happening today .”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Went today with my 7 year old it is cheap admission fees but I would not have paid any more. There wasn`t much happening today we didn`t get to see the Meerkats and the play area was full of teenagers despite the sign saying maximum age 12.
The two husky type dogs looked thin and sad outside all day with little interaction. There really is not a gift shop just a small table area with a few bits to buy. The cafe food was reasonably priced but the flapjack was burnt and so hard I nearly broke my teeth on it !
Maybe we just picked a bad day to visit but it was the school holidays and there were no staff around at all to give talks or demonstrations.

Visited April 2013
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“Excellent value worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Took my little Daughter to the Easter fun day it was extremely good value for money. Good range of animals a treat to see the new born lambs and calves. They have a meerkat enclosure too and did talks at feeding times, the chance to hold a snake a great photo opportunity and talks about the barn owls were all interesting. Bouncy castle, face painting egg hunt plus arts and crafts, including an outdoor play area and cafe a great day out. They also offer keeper experience packages a great idea for presents. I would definitely recommend a visit there's something for everyone.

Visited April 2013
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