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Gorse Hill City Farm

#26 of 109 things to do in Leicester Features Animals
Anstey Lane, Leicester LE4 0FJ, England
+44 116 253 7582
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Great few hours took my nephews 3 and 9 yrs old they really enjoyed it and we will be back again... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
pointshoes
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Breakfast

Does a great farmers breakfast for those hungry enough to eat it!! Hidden gem in Leicester. Would... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Gerry F
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Situated on a 20 acre site on the outskirts of Leicester City Centre we are a registered charity, a working farm and community project dedicated to the welfare of our animals and to providing a fun and educational experiences for all. We are open 365 days a year rain or shine. With over 100 animals for you to meet we offer the perfect venue for a fun family day out or educational group visit. Find us on facebook for up to date information. Entry to the farm is £1 per child, £2 per adult. Buttercup Hill cafe is independantly and privately run and has its own trip adviser page
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“play area” (20 reviews)
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Anstey Lane, Leicester LE4 0FJ, England
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+44 116 253 7582
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great few hours took my nephews 3 and 9 yrs old they really enjoyed it and we will be back again very soon

Thank pointshoes
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Does a great farmers breakfast for those hungry enough to eat it!! Hidden gem in Leicester. Would recommend

Thank Gerry F
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This farm is worth visiting and you will like it with all different sorts of animals there and I went here on a sunny day on my own to have a look around Go here and see it for yourself and you can buy food...More

Thank hols256
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We went to this farm twice in a the space of two weeks. We took our young niece and nephew who both enjoyed feeding the animals. My elderly father also enjoyed the farm and marvelled at the green surroundings. The circuit ensures that it remains...More

Thank alantang75
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Great day out for all kids loved it with the animals and the play area didnt want to leave. It was a plesent walk around the site looking at the different animals from goats to pigs to donkey's and ducks you also had rabbits.

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We visited a couple of weeks ago when the weather was warmer. In wet weather you will need wellies. We went for a couple of hours as it wasn't worth driving 40 minutes to it and leave in a rush. There were a few animals...More

Thank Chopalina
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place very clean and perfect for little children my niece 18 month old completely loved it.. Thank you.

Thank melfarmer
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Nice day out with the grand kids. Make sure it's warm tho as it gets very windy at the top. Staff were great and food not bad

Thank Gadger123
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Took my nephews who are under the age of 4. Both enjoyed themselves. They were disappointed that they couldn't play on the park as it's not really suited to their age group. As adults it was expensive for what is there. 2 adults and 2...More

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My sister and I took our nephew here and we really enjoyed it! Great environment for him to wander around and engage with farmyard animals! Amazing that it is donation based entry fee - give generously, they do an amazing job here!

Thank Tom C
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