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Waterfowl Sanctuary and Childrens Farm

Banbury, Oxfordshire, England

3 star Rating 3/5 (4 reviews)

Attraction Information

  • Children's Farms icon Children's Farms
  • Petting Zoos icon Petting Zoos

Suitable for all ages

Venue type: Outdoor

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 is that your children may decide that they now want one as a pet!

If you have a family of animal lovers then a visit to this farm is going to be a sure hit! There’s a cuddling corner where children can scoop up a baby bunny in each hand or cradle a chick – both of which are available to purchase so go prepared to tackle that question! There are lots of other small animals to see from goats to donkeys, hens and ducks.

The sanctuary was established in 1989 to house and protect sick, injured and neglected animals, many of which live on the land is as natural an environment as possible. See what you can spot as you look around the meadowland, hedgerows and ponds.

  • Open Tuesday – Sunday (7 days a week in school holidays) 10:30- 17:00
  • Animals for sale
  • Adults £4.50, children £3.50. Cash only!

Facilities

  • Snacks Available Snacks Available
  • Picnics Allowed Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Available Toilets Available
  • Disabled Toilets Available Disabled Toilets Available

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

Wigginton Heath, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4LQ, England

Contact

Click here to visit Waterfowl Sanctuary and Childrens Farm's website
01608 730 252

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Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Term Time: Tuesday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00 (or dusk if earlier)

Holidays: Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00 (or dusk if earlier)

Closed 25th & 26th December

Pricing

General Admission

Adults: £4.50

Kids (1-16): £3.50

Cash only

Reviews

We keep going back

4 star Rating 4 / 5

Written by AJ_OXON . 02.10.17


My young family and I have been to Wigginton Waterfowl Sanctuary countless times over the past decade, and taken friends and other family members with us. We have always enjoyed the day. This is not a theme park; I think the advertising shows it exactly as it is, a chance to get close to nature and enjoy the experience.

Baby Animals cuddle experience. Nowhere else.

4 star Rating 4 / 5

Written by Hunter Gatherer . 23.07.17


I came to this farm several times as a child about 20 years ago. It was a weekend and we've been looking for a petting 'farm/zoo' for our boy and I remembered this place and looked it up. Off we went on a Sunday and to my surprise it was as I remembered. In we went and straight away we were offered a baby bunny in a woollen holding blanket. It was very cute especially for the wife and little one. They have lots of animals to look at, cuddle and even buy.

Do not recommend

1 star Rating 1 / 5

Written by HB . 23.07.17


I completely agree with the other review, this place is so run down, dirty and the animals look unwell. I'm not sure where they got the photos from but they're are not from the sanctuary.

Dirty, rundown and not as advertised

1 star Rating 1 / 5

Written by Cslane . 03.06.17


I recently visited this place with my three children. Do. It be fooled by the websites photos or any leaflets you may see featuring this place. It was without a doubt the dirtiest, smelliest and most run down place I have ever visited. The staff are rude and not tolerant of children at all. Especially the old woman that works there. The animals looked unwell, the play area is a mass of broken old plastic baby toys. Not a chance would I ever return. Total and utter waste of money and to be honest they are lucky they haven't been done for false advertising

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Banbury

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