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Back Home on the Farm

#15 of 35 things to do in Harrisonburg Features Animals
3231 Willow Run Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-0953
+1 540-442-6493
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Fun family time

Came here on a warm summer day with our children and toddler aged grandchildren. Spent two hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
No pumpkin patch!!

I came here with my husband (24), sister (19), and brother (9) last weekend because we were trying... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Molly M
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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“corn maze” (6 reviews)
“pig races” (3 reviews)
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3231 Willow Run Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-0953
+1 540-442-6493
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Molly M
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

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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
Reviewed 1 December 2015

There is so much to do here so don't cut your time too short. Our little ones didn't want to get out of the corn pit but loved the slide too. The pig race is cheesy but otherwise this is a great family stop.

1  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Such a lovely place! They offered half price for grandparents, which was very nice. I don’t think enough places value the grandparents enough to do that. They offer a tractor ride to the pumpkin patch, and my nephew loved it. We rode the tractor a...More

2  Thank TheTravelingCuRicans
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Our whole family really enjoys going to Back Home on the Farm every year! So much so, we had our sons 3rd Birthday party there this year, and it was a blast! There is something for everyone from the mountain slide, wagon ride out to...More

2  Thank Travel_Foodies_2014
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