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Farm Sanctuary

#6 of 21 things to do in Watkins Glen Features Animals
3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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❤️ Changed my LIFE!

My heart will never be the same after spending time at this magical, powerful, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathleen C
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Newtown, Connecticut
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A Gift for the Soul

Last week I took my second trip to Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen. Because it's 500 miles round... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kellymd
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Connecticut
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This farm offers sanctuary and a home for abused farm animals, and helps to educate Americans about treating animals with respect and compassion.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“love animals” (7 reviews)
“plant based” (4 reviews)
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3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
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+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My heart will never be the same after spending time at this magical, powerful, beautiful, enlightening , perfectly- maintained, heart warming , spiritual , sanctuary for 600 gorgeous , courageous and selfless beings. My life has been changed. My diet has been changed. My heart...More

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last week I took my second trip to Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen. Because it's 500 miles round trip, I booked a cabin for 3 days. Last year I stayed in Maya's cabin, this year in Angie's. As a 31 year vegetarian who is moving...More

Thank kellymd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The farm is amazing in a beautiful setting. The work they do will warm your heart. And, the drive down from the North on 14A was remarkable. Well worth a visit.

Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little nervous about taking 2 diehard meat eaters here after reading about the pre-tour video but it's really not too hard core. It's upsetting a bit but mostly about the hope brought to the animals here. And the animals are so cool....More

Thank Lumpyspacequeen
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I came here with family - adults and kids. Because our group was large enough, we were able to get a tour going earlier than the usual public tour (which would have started 45 minutes later). We were taken into pens to touch and sometimes...More

Thank KrisSteve06
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Farm Sanctuary is a beautiful place with beautiful people who are dedicated to improving the lives of farm animals everywhere. What a blessing to have this wonderful place. There should be one in every state.

Thank _coopertohee
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

My family of four had a terrific time meeting the animals on the farm and learning their stories and unique personalities. We took the tour and then went back later in the day to explore on our own. We stayed in the cabin Maya. It...More

Thank Jeff V
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I could write a book about my experiences at Farm Sanctuary, but I'll try and keep this review short. I first spent four days here in September of 2016 with my wife. Staying one of 3 cabins on site, every morning we were treated to...More

3  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 4 June 2017

A wonderful visit with the whole family to interact with pigs, goats, cows, donkeys, turkeys, in a warm and friendly environment. The staff are terrific and very informative. You get to pet and hang out with the rescue animals in the expansive fields and barns...More

Thank JEGRH
Reviewed 3 June 2017

There is a big push on being vegan. Staff is pleasant and knowledgeable. You go into fields to pet cows, turkeys, pigs, goats. Wear your walking shoes.

Thank Michele D
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aristadrive
30 July 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
Additionally, please note that if you are a B&B guest you can wander around the sanctuary after tours and observe the animals from outside the enclosures. Thank you for asking and we look forward to seeing you soon!
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Alicia A
11 May 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your question. There are two lines serving Watkins Glen-area travel Greyhound Bus Lines – Ithaca, NY Greyhound Bus Lines – Geneva, NY Bus Transportation Greyhound 800-231-2222 Shortline... More
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