Ark Open Farm, Newtownards

4.2
#3 of 33 in Outdoors in County Down
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  • It was my first visit to this farm and it was a great day. Plenty of things to do and see for the kids and also be enjoyed by adults. Areas available for picnics and also able to buy food to. Would vi...  more »
  • We had a lovely afternoon at the Ark celebrating my grandson's birthday. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. After the actual party was over we spent a very enjoyable hour at the play park and aroun...  more »
  • Before I begin I should point out that we have visited Ark a number of times and have seen it develop over a number of years. I did have a look through some of the Average and poor reviews and what st...  more »
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  • Well looked after animals and friendly staff. Kids and visiting tourists alike will really enjoy walking around. Cafe on site and reasonable price for admission.
  • Excellent place for our toddler to mess about and play with animals and other kids. She loved it! The staff is nice and there are a lot of things to do and see.
  • This place has been improved massively. So much to see and do. Kids loved it
  • Situated on the dual carriageway between Newtownards and Bangor, The Ark Open farm is open all year round and has plenty of animals for the young (and not so young!) to see. The staff are friendly and encourage Interaction with the animals - the creepy crawly loft was especially good. The site is a lot larger than it seems, behind all the animals stalls is a good size play area with a nice woodland walks. Can get muddy , so Wellington boots are advised for children! Overall a great time for everyone.
  • Great fun and lots of animals to look at. Food tasty too.

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