Standalone Farm, Letchworth

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You'll find a warm welcome awaits you here, where you'll discover a great day out for all the family!

In the spring, the sights and sounds of newborn lambs, calves and chicks delight the visitors. Ducks waddle around the farmyard and paddle happily in Pix Brook, which meanders through the farm. Pigs, free-range chickens and rarer breeds of poultry can be seen as you wander around the farmyard.

A pleasant picnic area is located next to an outdoor children’s play area and indoor picnic facilities are available during inclement weather. There's also the Standalone Cafe for farm visitors and a Walkers Cafe for those passing by on the Greenway. The farm walk takes you through surrounding paddocks, past sheep, cows, different breeds of goats and horses all contentedly grazing.

A wander around the displays in the exhibition barn containing seventy bird specimens, mammals, animal skulls, model dinosaurs, creepy crawlies and a working beehive, will prove interesting to both adults and children. A gentle stroll away, and easily accessible to the disabled, as is much of the farm, are specially constructed hides to view wildfowl in their natural habitat.
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  • enjoyed coming with young children lots of animals and parks and i would recommend to others with young children  more »
  • I have taken all three children to this farm. It is a lovely place for families and children, food and drinks can be pricey though. If you have an annual membership then I feel that you would only the...  more »
  • This is a superb place for young and old lots to see and do or just sit and watch the kids or grandchildren play.  more »
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  • Fun day out with the kids (6 & 1 1/2), plenty of animals to see and quite contained so not too much walking around. Great signage so its easy to find out what is going on. Big play area with plenty of space for picnics. Free tractor rides around the fields too.
  • My little ones loved the sand pit most, but it's good for a day out. Nice park and space for walks around the farm.
  • A great day out for the young and old. Lots to see and scenic walks. Get up close to lots of farm animals
  • Visited last Saturday, my darling Son two beautiful Granddaughters and I had a great day at the farm.xxx
  • Great day out with the kids. Restaurant, clean toilets and lots of activities. Our kids really enjoy seeing all the animals

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