We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shelburne Farm

Features Animals
106 West Acton Road, Stow, MA 01775-2141
+1 978-897-9287
Review Highlights
even on a busy Sunday, super fun!

We have been coming here since I was a little kid and it's always a good time. Each year they add... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2014
Boston, Massachusetts
Disappointing Apple Picking

Our trip to Shelburne Farms was disappointing on many different levels. First is the parking -- to... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2014
Natick, MA
Read all 28 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“donuts” (5 reviews)
“apple cider” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
106 West Acton Road, Stow, MA 01775-2141
+1 978-897-9287
Write a Review
Reviews (28)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

21 - 28 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 16 September 2014

We have been coming here since I was a little kid and it's always a good time. Each year they add more activities for the kids. The hot donuts are the best around. My 6 year old daughter loves the peddle tractors, hay maze and...More

Thank Traveling_JenRI
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Our trip to Shelburne Farms was disappointing on many different levels. First is the parking -- to get to your spot, you need to navigate through waves of patrons. This gets nerve-wracking, as many parents don't keep an eye on their kids. Second is the...More

1  Thank douell0001
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Regardless of your age the choices abound. Apples of many varieties - pick, eat and walk. Place some in your bag too. Looking for peaches they can also be found. Ice cream at the end with special bakery items can also be found. Spend time...More

1  Thank Bill01720-2323
Reviewed 6 September 2013

My family and I have made it a tradition to visit Sleburne Farm every year. However I visit just for the Pumpkin Fudge and I am not a fan of fudge, but this one is worth the ride. The family and I plan to go...More

1  Thank lovemy2cats
Reviewed 10 October 2012 via mobile

My husband and I visited Shelburne Farms on our recent visit to Stow. We tried apple cider donuts in Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire but Shelburne Farms beat them all hands down! They were warm with cinnamon sugar mixture. Great! Also excellent caramel apples. Loved...More

2  Thank Seguintxgal
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Shelburn Farm is a nice place to bring your family apple picking. It is small (but not too small), has a nice intimate, easygoing atmosphere and is much better ran than a nearby very popular orchard (Honey Pot Hill). The only downside was that most...More

1  Thank Adam M
Reviewed 15 September 2012 via mobile

This place has lots to do for the family set. There are apples & pumpkins to be picked in season. A 1/2 bushel bag of pick your own apples is $26. Kind of a lot of $, but worth it. Get there early in the...More

1  Thank Jelymir
Reviewed 29 January 2012

This farm is huge and they have a great home made ice-cream. I went there couple times for apple picking with my family and we spent half day on apple picking which was fun. Apples were delicious and I love picking them by myself :)...More

3  Thank ogursoy
Nearby Restaurants
Nancy's Air Field Cafe
143 reviews
2.22 km away
Erikson's Ice Cream
109 reviews
2.82 km away
Oscar's Burritos Mexican Grill
45 reviews
3.69 km away
Emma's Cafe
42 reviews
1.76 km away
Nearby Attractions
Maynard Outdoor Store
25 reviews
4.10 km away
The Discovery Museums
81 reviews
4.14 km away
Honey Pot Hill
89 reviews
4.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Shelburne Farm staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines