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Back Home on the Farm

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2915 Willow Run Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-0953
+1 540-442-6493
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Love their greenhouse

I go here to get my flowers in the spring. The staff is knowledgeable and willing to help. During... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mjklages
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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Beautiful location down home feel

This was our second year coming, and all of the kids enjoyed it. Our oldest is 10 and youngest is... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
desingertravel
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Virginia
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We are a beef cattle farm that enjoys sharing the farm way of life with others. Our agri-tourism activities include a corn maze in the fall, greenhouses and fairy gardens in the spring, butterflies, 60 ft. underground slides, cow trains, historic carousel, country store and much, much more! We can keep kids of all ages busy for a full afternoon. Looking for a different meeting place? Consider our country tea parties held throughout the year. We do birthday parties, take rides to the pumpkin patch in season, offer field trips to schools and offer special activities for seniors as well. Most of our activities are handicap accessible.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
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“pumpkin patch” (7 reviews)
“corn maze” (7 reviews)
“pig races” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2915 Willow Run Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-0953
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I go here to get my flowers in the spring. The staff is knowledgeable and willing to help. During fall, I get my pumpkins here. They have pig races and a corn maze that I definitely couldn't find my way out of.

Thank mjklages
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This was our second year coming, and all of the kids enjoyed it. Our oldest is 10 and youngest is 4, and it does seem more geared for younger kids. It has a toddler area up front with building blocks, instruments, etc. There are also...More

Thank desingertravel
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The parents enjoyed the farm as much as the kids. The new additions were great. The kids loved the slides, feeding the animal, the corn house, and the rubber ducky race.

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Lynne H, Owner at Back Home on the Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thanks so much for coming!

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Came here on a warm summer day with our children and toddler aged grandchildren. Spent two hours here and still didn't have a chance to do it all. Carousel was fun and interesting for adults as well. Kids had a ball scrambling over things, sitting...More

Thank mountainlover830
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I came here with my husband (24), sister (19), and brother (9) last weekend because we were trying to find a fun fall activity we would all enjoy. The corn maze was great and we enjoyed seeing the barn animals, including goats, rabbits, a horse,...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

This was a highlight of our weeklong vacation. We loved all the neat outdoor activities and the carousel indoors.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a good place for a field trip! The highlights are a giant slide and a real carousel, which are fun for all ages. It's also fun to ride out into the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin or find your way through...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 8 July 2016

My daughter-in-law took my granddaughter and I to tea at Back Home on the Farm. It was wonderful. The most delightful small sandwiches, scones and desserts along with our hot tea. Such a nice way to teach about the use of china, silverware, cloth tablecloths,...More

Thank lgdove
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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

The owners were very friendly and accommodating. My boys enjoyed the butterfly sanctuary, the play areas, the carousel, and the tractor train ride. It was a large property to explore and a safe place to let the little ones loose. The adults (including parents and...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stop in to look around , we did not have grandson with us. It would be a great place for family bonding with busy parents and young children. Lot of things to burn energy and learn about farming. If you are toy tractor and...More

Thank Z7919AIrobertm
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