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Address: Near Meadow Farm Breaston Lane, Derby DE72 3TT, England
Phone Number: +44 115 939 7128
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Cheap and cheerful, kids love it!

I've been bringing my nephew (aged 6) here since he could walk and I now bring my son (age 2). It's a great way to fill an hour or so. A bucket of chopped veg for the animals Is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 8, 2016
Sarah B
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Nottingham, UK
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Derby, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spendid place for breakfast after a 5k run round the local park.... well cooked food, nice room and great service

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Thank Borka26
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great time at the centre for Owl and Hawk experience Great thing to do and to hold the birds even if only for a short time Would recommend if you have an interest

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Thank pip510
Nottingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 467 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I didn't know this place existed but we went yesterday and it was really good fun! They have donkeys, pigs, piglets, sheep, goats, geese, peacocks, turkeys, chickens, calves, chipmunks, various birds, ducks, rabbits, Guinea pigs, etc Free entry. Then we paid £1 for a bucket of feed for the animals plus 50p for grain for the birds. It is a... More 

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Thank SakeSake
Derby, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Farm animals for children to feed food provided to buy at shop. Local produce for sale at shop. Plants for sale too. Excellent cafe with home baking. Well worth a visit for young families.

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Thank endwood50
Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

My son and I had a ball here today. We fed the animals a bucket of carrots and cabbage. He loved the cows with their long tongues licking his hand as he fed them. Then we fed the chickens and geese. Just brilliant. However, we had to walk through 2 women smoking in the doorway, not what you expect with... More 

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Thank gingerfree1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We have visited the farm several times before and have always had a delightful time. As a treat we decided to eat in the coffee shop before visiting the animals. We noted that there was a family room recommended for young children so we tried here first, however, it was a very small room at lunch time and all of... More 

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Thank Leighla62
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Great attraction, feeding animals and a wide array too, great plants and herbs to buy and really good cafe, highly recommend

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Thank Chrisejones
Nottingham, UK
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36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

I've been bringing my nephew (aged 6) here since he could walk and I now bring my son (age 2). It's a great way to fill an hour or so. A bucket of chopped veg for the animals Is £1 and you can wander around feeding the goats, sheep, cows and pigs, if you catch it right you can also... More 

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Thank Sarah B
Nottibggam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Nice small little family farm. Great for young children. Nice coffee shop very relaxed. Great parking

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Thank Kelly-anne M
Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

i have been a few times to this farm and it is lovely and people who work there are lovely. why oh why thou they have that awful man running that cafe, i do not know. we went twice with my grandchildren and i will never go in there again. the farm totally have been lots of times. but why... More 

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