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

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Best Children's Farms In York

We've rounded up the best children's farms in York in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 29 York 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.

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Piglets Adventure Farm Park

Piglets Adventure Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Towthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Meet, pet and feed goats, cows, donkeys and of course - pigs. Make sure to stop by the Piglet Maternity Ward to see expectant mums and their piglets....

PYO Strawberries at The Balloon Tree Farmshop & Cafe in York

The Balloon Tree Farmshop & Cafe

  • York
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Fresh fruit, farm animals and a fun playground for the little ones - The Balloon Tree Farmshop & Cafe is a great place to visit on your day out w...

Spilmans

Spilmans

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Who doesn’t love a day out in the fresh country air? Well, head over to Spilmans (May - October), a pick your own farm with a play barn for little ad...

Family at Harewood House in Leeds

Harewood House

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

You’ll find all sorts of activities at Harewood House - the big problem will be trying to fit it all into one day! Inside Harewood House, you can lea...

Outside view of Temple Newsam in Leeds

Temple Newsam

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Temple Newsam is one of the great historic estates in England. Set within over 1500 acres of parkland, woodland and farmland landscaped by Capability...

Fawn at Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre in Thirsk

Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre

  • Thirsk
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Monk Park Farm Visitor centre is one of ‘Yorkshire’s best places to visit.’ Situated in the heart of Herriot country, on the edge of the North York M...

Flowers at Meanwood Valley Urban Farm in Leeds

Meanwood Valley Urban Farm

  • Leeds
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

You don’t have to travel out to the countryside to enjoy a day at the farm. Just a couple of miles from Leeds city centre sits Meanwood Valley Urban...

Lamb at Swithens Farm and Play Barn in Leeds

Swithens Farm and Play Barn4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Experience life on the farm at Swithens Farm and Play Barn near Leeds. Come and have an udderley good time, come rain or shine. Grab some carrots or...

Visitors Llama trekking at Nidderdale Llamas in Harrogate

Nidderdale Llamas

  • Harrogate
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Nidderdale Llamas: a llama trekking centre, offering Llama Treks and Farm Experiences. Great fun and very unique! You can't ride llamas, but they are...

Walking path at Thorp Perrow Gardens, Falcons, Meerkats in Bedale

Thorp Perrow Arboretum and Wildlife Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bedale
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Thorp Perrow Arboretum and Wildlife Park is a mix of meerkats, falcons and the finest private collections of trees and shrubs in the country! Situate...

A family petting a pony at Boston Park Farm, Doncaster

Boston Park Farm

  • Doncaster
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Get lost in Boston Farm Park's mesmerising Maize Maze, and spend your day with bouncing bunnies, cute calves, and one tremendous tortoise. This farm...

Kune Kune Pig at Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm in Bedale

Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bedale
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

For an authentic, hands-on farming experience visit Big Sheep and Little Cow Farm. Get the chance to hold and feed animals such as chinchillas, goats...

Bowl of ice cream at Charlottes in Dewsbury

Charlotte’s Jersey Ice Cream4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Dewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

This is one attraction that’s full of flavour and the free entry makes it very easy to swallow! Charlotte’s Jersey Ice Cream is the tasty combination...

Families playing at Betton Farm Visitor Centre in Scarborough

Betton Farm Visitor Centre

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

There’s something a bit special about Betton Farm Visitor Centre.  Spring is the ideal time to visit the farm. Meet the newly born lambs and piglets...

Piglets at Hesketh Farm Park in Skipton

Hesketh Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Skipton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

In the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, within 10 acres of greenery, is Hesketh Farm Park. This working farm has over 1,000 cattle, sheep and pigs. The...

Sunset at Cannon Hall Farm in Barnsley

Cannon Hall Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Barnsley
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Brace yourself for a spot of sheep racing and plenty of year round events down on Cannon Hall Farm. Plan your visit around your favourite animal! See...

Cows at Wigfield Farm in Barnsley

Wigfield Farm

  • Barnsley
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Wigfield Farm is training the farmers of the future and also opens its doors to the wider community. Come and look around a working farm and find out...

Boy on swing at Pink Pig Farm in Scunthorpe

Pink Pig Farm

  • Scunthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Putting together an award-winning indoor play barn and the chance to meet animals is like jelly and ice cream for kids, making Pink Pig Farm a tasty...

Person touching llama at Playdale Farm Park in Scarborough

Playdale Farm Park

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Playdale Farm Park is a great day out for all the family whatever the weather! Down in the animal barn you’ll get to meet and feed alpacas, sheep, go...

Deer at Shepherds Place Farm in Doncaster

Shepherds Place Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Doncaster
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Shepherds Place Farm is the cheapest family day out around Doncaster! It opened in 2012 as a petting zoo that allowed children to get as close to the...

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