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Old Windmill Farm

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Authentic insight into a genuine, working Amish farm.

We were so impressed by the time we spent at this farm. Sadie was our guide, and she was patient... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wokingham, Uk

This is SO hands on! It is WORTH the $10 for those ages 6 and older. The young 13 year old girl... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laurel, Maryland
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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262 Paradise Ln, Ronks, PA 17572-9510
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so impressed by the time we spent at this farm. Sadie was our guide, and she was patient, gracious and a wonderful host. This is a real, working farm and you get a real feel for the tests and challenges that smaller farms...More

Thank pandalf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is SO hands on! It is WORTH the $10 for those ages 6 and older. The young 13 year old girl (Sadie) was a sweet and articulate guide. We did have to ask her questions. It was cool to experience the live animals one...More

Thank PathfinderMark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a terrific way to spend a day in Amish Country. It was so much fun and so unique. Our tour guide was a very young Amish girl who was so lovely, smart and friendly. She took us around the property and were able...More

Thank travelingpaddy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a family group of 8 visiting the farm.....ranging from 4 yr-69 yr. Our tour guide was a 10 yr. old young lady, "Naomi". She showed us the farm, the animals, explained in detail the lifestyle of the family, work and school. We milked...More

Thank dominickc597
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this farm. The kids fed calves, milked a cow, held baby chicks and collected eggs. The kids did not want to leave! Jesse was a great tour guide and we learned so much. We can't wait to go back...More

Thank shnude1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience. I would recommend it for adults and children of all ages. Naomi was an excellent tour guide and was able to answer all questions asked. A farm run by a truly kind and wonderful family. Much better than any of...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were greeted by Lydia (14) and her younger brother and she was a brilliant tour guide. Not only did we meet, pet and feed all the animals, but we got good insights into how simply an Amish family lives in the 21st Century. This...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

we were asked to ring a bell for a tour guide and we were greeted by a 14 year old girl, who was very sweet and took us and showed various animals and let the kids feed them. But we wanted to know more about...More

Thank lovefamily_10
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience! My 10 year old son and I arrived at 9 a.m. on a Saturday and had Farmer Jesse all to ourselves. He was very patient with my son and willing to answer questions about farming and the Amish way of life. We got...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed July 31, 2018

What a neat property to be able to see at your leisure! Highly recommend taking the time to tour the farm, especially with your children.

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June 24, 2018|
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Response from dzees4 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived at 10am. They do tours every hour. We did call in advance..but. I don't think u need to