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Best Petting Zoos In Oxford

We've rounded up the best petting zoos in Oxford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 11 Oxford petting zoos to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the petting zoos 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

Farmer Gow's Activity Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Faringdon
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Escape to the countryside for the day at Farmer Gows Activity Farm. This working farm offers hands-on feeding with lots of the animals along with a d...

Waterfowl Sanctuary and Childrens Farm3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(7)

  • Banbury
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

The great thing about the Waterfowl Sanctuary and Children’s Farm is how close you can get to unbearably cute little animals, however the bad thing i...

The Bucks Goat Centre4.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Aylesbury
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

The Bucks Goat Centre is a friendly petting farm with a good variety of friendly animals for the kids to meet, in a peaceful and relaxed environment....

Roves Farm Visitor Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Swindon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Roves Farm Visitor Centre provides a great family day out, come rain or shine! Free Tractor Rides, which have wheelchair spaces, go around the 166 he...

Wellington Country Park

  • Reading
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

There’s so much to do at Wellington Country Park you can stay over at the campsite to ensure you get to see and do everything! Ideal for families, th...

HULA Animal Rescue1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

HULA Animal Rescue has saved thousands of animals since it was founded, and offers an educational trip into the sad necessity to rescue animals, with...

Farmtastic Animal Farm4.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Chippenham
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Long journeys with children can be a challenge! So stop off at junction 16 on the M4 and call in to Farmtastic Animal Farm. A couple of hours visitin...

Herrings Green Activity Farm & Birds of Prey Centre

  • Wilstead
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Herrings Green Activity Farm & Birds of Prey Centre is one of the largest in the UK, with various species of eagles, hawks, owls, falcons, vultur...



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Cholderton Charlies Farm

  • Salisbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Cholderton Charlie's is a Rare Breed Survival Trust (RBST) registered Rare Breeds Farm, and is part of the Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm Park experienc...

Standalone Farm3.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Letchworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Like Babe, Charlotte and many beloved characters before them, Standalone Farm is teeming with creatures ready to make new friends. The whole classic...

The Jungle Hut

  • Solihull
  • Indoor
  • Petting Zoos

Experience an exciting family adventure at The Jungle Hut in Solihull and get ready to swap the Midlands for the wonders of the jungle. Enjoy a fun a...

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