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Sheldon Country Park

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Address: Old Rectory Farm Ragley Drive | Ragley Drive, Sheldon, Birmingham B26 3TU, England
Phone Number: +44 121 742 0226
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This 96-acre working farm brings the country right to city dwellers...

This 96-acre working farm brings the country right to city dwellers offering guided nature walks and other popular events.

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Granddaughter loves the place

Brilliant place to take young children. With free entry plenty of car parking space also free, a small but very interesting farm with plenty of animals cows, pigs, chickens... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Steve L
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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant place to take young children. With free entry plenty of car parking space also free, a small but very interesting farm with plenty of animals cows, pigs, chickens, geese etc for my granddaughter to look at and feed. There is also a tea room where you can get hot or cold food or snacks and hot or cold drinks.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liek the title says it's great for a family or couples day out. The farm is small but charming. They have all the farm animals and you can learn about the farm life. There is also a playground on site so kids can jump and play around.

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Thank gadrix
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good place to relax, with or without children, who will love the playground, situated alongside the farm. There is a small tea shop and plenty of space to wander around the various pens. Anyone wishing to spend time exploring the area, can walk through the park to Marston Green, or just as far as the end of... More 

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Thank joan4327
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Great place, free to see the animals, chickens,cows,goats pigs etc. Also a free playground and huge park that goes along a small river. Great parking facilities, all in all a great day out for young and old.

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1 Thank Joshua L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Took grand kids there and they enjoyed it. Got to stroke the animals and run round doing the usual kids stuff

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We took 6 children here, ages 3 to 7, they all had a great time. There is a good sized play area, a small free farm and a few walks where you can see the planes taking off from Birmingham International. Would have been an entirely free trip out if we hadn't had tea and cake at the little cafe.... More 

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Took my son to watch the planes taking off and landing on runway 15.We had a great day out, took a picnic with us. The park is 5 minutes from the Train station, through lovely woodland. Plenty of paths for walkers,joggers,cyclists Very clean and safe for children to run and play, and its FREE. The park goes on for miles,... More 

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Thank Denise B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

A very pleasant country park!small but pleasant you are close to the animals,it has a small cafe too!!!!!

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Thank srandall1944
Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Came for a little lunchtime walk, plenty of open space and also the advantage of it backing onto Birmingham Intl Airport, some great views and if your interested can watch the planes take off and land

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Thank robbieh1808
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

A lovely way to spend a few hours. Take a picnic or visit the tearoom on site. Many animals and lovely walk round the farm .

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