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Walby Farm Park

"what are we doing today?"

Opened in 2008 you'll find indoor and outdoor fun on this family farm.

With Cumbria's largest indoor play area to explore, exciting outdoor play areas, lots of animal friends and a nature trail too, you really will be spoilt for choice!

Dare to have a go on the 24 foot demon drop slide (adults too!), dive into the ball pool or grab a sack and whizz down the Wavy Astra slide! You'll find swings, trampolines and a fantastic aerial slide in the outdoor play areas. Get behind the wheel and see how fast you can pedal our go-karts - or enter the 'Tractor Tower' for more pedal action.

Why not try the off-road Land Rover driving course or ride the Barrel Train (additional charges apply)! Feeling adventurous? Test your skills on our agility equipment or join our nature trail with information points for all the family.

And of course you'll find lots of animal friends. There's Mollie, our Clydesdale horse, Nellie our donkey with her beautiful foal Treacle, and many more farm animals, poultry and game birds. Come along to our "Demonstration Area" and get closer to your new friends!

"i'm hungry"

For those all important refreshments try the Curly Tails Cafe. Open from 10.00 'til 5.00 every day, there's delicious home-cooked food. Choose a light bite, or something tasty and filling. And there's plenty for the kids too. The Piglets' Pantry serves hot and cold drinks, cold food and ice creams and is open 10am till 5.30pm.

healthy food

Selection of fresh fruit and vegetables, gluten-free cakes / biscuits, Diabetic ice-cream.

"Can I have one of those?"

There's a wide selection of toys, books and gifts with a farm and countryside theme in the Walby Farm Park shop too, also some seasonal gifts.

"i need a wee"

We are pleased to provide Disabled Toilets and Family Rooms with Baby-changing facilities in addition to the General Toilet Facilities.

and baby come too...

Microwave available for visitor's use in the Cafe.

"are we there yet?"

From Carlisle & the M6 - we are located just to the east of the M6. Please follow signs for Brampton A689 (East)from M6 (Junction 44) & turn off to Walby. From Hexham & the A69 - find us off the A689, near Carlisle Airport, 35 miles from Hexham & 4 miles from Carlisle follow signs for Carlisle A69, at Brampton roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A689 (signposted Carlisle - North) & turn off to Walby.

...got any top tips?

Buggy friendly, eco-friendly nappies available as complimentary in the family changing rooms.

Visitor Reviews

If you've had fun on your family day out to Walby Farm Park, tell us about it your visit, so other people will know it's a great place to go as well.

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It may be worth checking out Walby Farm Park's website to see if there are any special events or seasonal fun things to do that may be going on during the day.


Telephone: 01228 573056
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Admission: 2014 prices:
Adult / Child - £7.95(Under 1 year olds free)
Concessions - £5.50 (65 years & older)
Family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) - £30.00
  Opening Times: 2014 opening times:
Open: 10am Close: 6pm Every day except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day"

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