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Acorn Farm

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Depot Road | Kirkby, Liverpool L33 3AR, England
+44 151 548 1524
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Great Value Morning Out

Our little one enjoyed an hour seeing the animals and walking around the farm. We also had a snack... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
NinaTom
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Excellent value

This place is a great little inexpensive day out. Great for kids to get involved and actually touch... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Claire L
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Acorn Farm is a visitor attraction offering a fun and educational day out in Kirkby, Liverpool. The farm park offers lots of animals to see and feed, two fantastic play areas, small animal petting and horse rides during weekends and school holidays, a cafe serving delicious home-cooked specials and desserts, a farm shop selling toys and gifts, refreshments and free-range home produced meat, eggs and goats milk ice cream and a plant sales area. The farm also runs a day service for local people with learning disabilities and also hosts Riding for the Disabled lessons on Friday mornings. Admission:Adults £2.50Children £1.50 (under 12 months free of charge)Admission prices correct as of 1st March 2012.Groups of 15 or more must book a guided tour, for which there is an additional charge.Small animal petting sessions and horse rides are available every weekend and during KMBC school holidays - please see our website for times. Petting costs £1 per person and horse rides are £2 per ride.Acorn Farm is a working farm as well as a visitor attraction and sells home-produced free-range eggs, beef, pork and lamb. We also produce our own goats milk ice cream in a wide range of delicious flavours. Special events and activities are often held at the farm, including our Halloween Party and Christmas Grotto. Acorn Farm also run an extensive educational programme, which consists of incubator hire, Animobile mobile farm and guided tours.We have a birthday party room available to hire for £40 and also run an animal sponsorship programme - the perfect gift for any animal lover or fan of the farm!(All prices displayed are liable to alteration without notice. Please call us for prices and availability. Thank you!)
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“horse ride” (20 reviews)
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Depot Road | Kirkby, Liverpool L33 3AR, England
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+44 151 548 1524
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"petting area"
in 32 reviews
"feed the animals"
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"horse ride"
in 20 reviews
"guinea pigs"
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"farm animals"
in 12 reviews
"small animal petting"
in 10 reviews
"animal food"
in 9 reviews
"small farm"
in 8 reviews
"sensory garden"
in 7 reviews
"baby chicks"
in 4 reviews
"goats milk ice cream"
in 4 reviews
"woodland walk"
in 7 reviews
"play park"
in 4 reviews
"excellent value for money"
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"per child"
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"for sale"
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"great family day"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our little one enjoyed an hour seeing the animals and walking around the farm. We also had a snack in the café at reasonable prices and the food was good. Kids at a party there seemed to be having a blast.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a great little inexpensive day out. Great for kids to get involved and actually touch the animal there are baby chicks rabbits Guinea pigs goats and even rats all for just £1 extra. Lost of other animals to see including meerkats and...More

Thank Claire L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the farm has always been great for children and lots for them to do aswell as them being able to see them animals.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Acorn farm is fantastic for something to do with the grandkids. Its smaller than i expected it to be but plenty to do there. The staff are very helpful too.

Thank Dawn L
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

First visit with my granddaughter.2 play areas, 1Perfect for toddlers and the other for older children. Lots of farm animals that we could feed. Didn’t manage to try the cafe or shop but we will definitely go back .

1  Thank Susan H
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Took our grandson absolutely fantastic get to stroke goats and sheep and feed them. And he was beyond excited to see meerkats. Really reasonably priced as well

Thank Tokerrhino
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Quite easy to find from East Lancs.- about a 5 to 10 minute drive through industrial park in Kirby. We went midweek, and missed out on the 'animal holding' sessions and the horse back riding. 2 year old grand-daughter was thrilled to feed the goats,...More

1  Thank terrymelia
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

A lovely place to take young children for a few hours out help feed the animals and for the children to learn all about them ,also had a drink in the cafe.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing place, £2.50!adult entry, 50p for bags of food to feed the ducks, chickens, goats, sheep, etc.. quite simply the best value couple of hours out with a toddler/child ever.

1  Thank Alan W
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AcornFarm, Project Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you Alan. We're very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Acorn Farm. Please spread the word and we hope you will come back again soon.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My little lad absolutely loves it here, and if gotta say I do too. The animals are all so friendly and safe for the kids to touch and feed from their hands. There's a lovely play area and the cafe is home cooked tasty food....More

1  Thank Mark B
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AcornFarm, Project Administrator at Acorn Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you Mark, we're so pleased that you enjoy visiting the farm. Please come back and see us again soon.

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Shelley N
17 February 2017|
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Jacket potato and beans?
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Response from AcornFarm | Property representative |
Hi, you're welcome to bring a picnic to the farm! Otherwise, we have great kids' choices and daily specials in Oak Tree Cafe.. Even if you bring a picnic, come in for a homemade cake!
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Response from Mary D | Reviewed this property |
yes there was a santa , £5 includes present
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