20 Best Children's Farms In Basildon Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

COVID-19 Update

Most attractions are now closed in line with Government advice, and families are encouraged to stay inside where possible.

Find indoor activities to try at home.

Best Children's Farms In Basildon

We've rounded up the best children's farms in Basildon in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 54 Basildon children's farms to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the children's farms we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Lambs at Barleys lands Farm Park in Billericay

Barleylands Farm Park

  • Billericay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Barleylands Farm Park is a popular place for schools, as it knows exactly how to bring the curriculum to life with their award winning themed days. T...

Horses at Hopefield Animal Sanctuary in Brentwood

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary gives a home for life to sick, unwanted and mistreated animals such as horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, gees...

Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park

Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park

  • South Woodham Ferrers
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Cute critters, action-packed activities, magic shows and more? Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park really pulls out all the stops, so make sure you brin...

Kids petting piglet at Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park in Padstow

Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone’s heard the old song, ‘Old MacDonald had a Farm’. Well now he’s got a fun park and a whole raft of awards to boot, at Old MacDonalds Farm &a...

A sheep & lamb at White Elm Petting Farm, Bicknacre

White Elm Petting Farm

  • Bicknacre
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Come and take part in a feeding frenzy at White Elm Petting Farm, and let your little ones feed over 100 animals. Grab a bucket at the entrance and y...

Kids with pumpkin at Newham City Farm in Beckton

Newham City Farm

  • Beckton
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Visit some of your farmyard favourites on one of London’s largest city farms. Newham City Farm is home to horses, alpacas and birds of prey, as well...

Basket of strawberries at Cammas Hall Farm in Bishops Stortford

Cammas Hall Farm

  • Bishops Stortford
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

If your kids need a country adventure, take them to Cammas Hall Farm. You can even get them to pick their own pudding! With a riot of berries availab...

Girl looking at rabbit at Kent Life in Maidstone

Kent Life

  • Maidstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Heritage and fun sit side by side in 28 acres of beautiful and historical grounds in Kent Life.   This real working farm showcases and breeds all you...

Tour train at Brooks Farm in Waltham Forest

Brooks Farm

  • Leyton
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Brooks Farm offers a host of farm based activities as part London’s top place to study land based courses. Part of Capel Manor College the farm has b...

The Hop Farm Family Park

The Hop Farm Family Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Paddock Wood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Based around the world’s largest oats village and once a lively farm producing hops is The Hop Farm Family Park, now packed full of attractions for c...

Horses at Mudchute Park and Farm in Isle of Dogs

Mudchute Park and Farm

  • Isle of Dogs
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Are you a city or a country person? Regardless of your choice of dwelling a change of scene is often as good as a rest – or so they say. Thankfully w...

Girls stroking horse at Redwings Ada Cole in Nazeing

Redwings Ada Cole

  • Nazeing
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Redwings Ada Cole is home to around 70 horses, ponies and donkeys. Visitors can enjoy walking tours and horse care demonstrations, followed by hot dr...

Girls gardening at Surrey Docks Farm in London

Surrey Docks Farm

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Sat on the banks of the river Thames is Surrey Docks Farm. This interactive, free to enter and education farm offers a slice of rural life in the mid...

Staff at Stepney City Farm

Stepney City Farm

  • Stepney
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Stepney City Farm is a four-acre working farm and Rural Arts Centre in the heart of East London with lots of fun and friendly animals: cattle, chicke...

Lee Valley Park Farms

Lee Valley Park Farms4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Lee Valley Park Farms is home to all those classic family favourites, with fantastic beasts, Alpine adventures and a few prehistoric discoveries thro...

Sign for Hackney City Farm in Bethnal Green

Hackney City Farm

  • Bethnal Green
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Hackney City Farm boasts a wide variety of animals on the farm, they keep as full a range as possible of traditional farm livestock and you can usual...

Some pigs at Spitalfields City Farm

Spitalfields City Farm

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Grab your wellies, because you’re going to the farm! Nestled in the busy city of London lies Spitalfields City Farm, where you and your little ones c...

Capel Manor Gardens

Capel Manor Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Enfield
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Spend the day at Capel Manor Gardens, home to a stunning Georgian house with 60 beautiful gardens and 8 centuries of history. Let the kids run off an...

Sheep at Christmas Tree Farm

Christmas Tree Farm

  • Downe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Get to know the animals at Christmas Tree Farm - they’re all very friendly! Say “Hi” to the cheeky goats, meet Betty & Daisy - the cows, and feed...

Ram at Freightliners Farm in North London

Freightliners Farm

  • North London
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

In the heart of Islington might not be where you’d expect to find a taste of the country, however that’s what you get at Freightliners Farm. This rea...

things-to-do redesign