FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions about the Farm


When are we open?
We are now open EVERY DAY of the year including Christmas Day! Our standard opening hours are 10:30am - 5:00pm ; Our opening hours during the Winter Months are 10:30am - 4:00pm.
How much is it to visit?
Adults £9.00 Children £6.00 - An excellent value family day out.
Are we really open Christmas day?
Yes we really are!
Is there wheelchair access?
Yes wheelchair access to all display areas and we have wheelchairs and mobility scooters on free loan.
Can we cater for large groups?
Yes, we cater for a diverse range of groups. For more information, the best way to plan your visit with us, is to call us on 01544 231109. For more information visit our Schools and Groups page.
Is everything included on one site?
Yes, everything can be discovered in one location within very easy walking distance. The fields is split up into five themes, - the Main Display Field, the Owl Garden, the Waterfowl Enclosure, the Pheasant Flights and the Small Animal House.
Can we bring our own picnic?
Yes, we have an indoor and outdoor picnic area, for you to enjoy your own food.
Is it still worth visiting in the wet weather?
Yes, in very wet weather our animals are displayed undercover and the Owl Garden and Waterfowl Encloure are paved throughout. Some people prefer to visit the animals in their snug winter quarters.
Are dogs allowed into the Farm Park?
Unfortunately we cannot allow dogs into the display site because we have many animals and birds wandering freely. However we welcome dogs and owners to the farm and offer shaded parking areas close to the attraction so owners can keep a constant check on their dogs.
How long do we need to allow for a visit?
Allow about three hours for a leisurely exploration. However, many visitors spend the whole day with us.
How is the farm financed?
The Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl Centre is privately owned and self financing. It relies on you enjoying your visit and recommending us to your friends. Thank you for all your support.