Why visit us

Visiting Mini Meadows Farm is a magical experience, but it is also educational.

We welcome school and nursery visits and have the facilities and resources in place to ensure you have an enjoyable, educational and rewarding visit.

You can just visit the farm and play areas which is a brilliant trip in itself. Or to make it extra special and memorable, you can add a bespoke lesson or activity to your visit.

We offer a variety of activities and lessons throughout the year, all based on the theme of farming and the countryside.

  • Suitable from 2 years - 11 years old
  • Group sizes from 5 to 100
  • From £6 per child (adults £6)
  • Variety of lessons and activities
  • Indoor and outdoor picnic areas
  • Risk assessment available
  • Private classroom hire included
  • Free coach and minibus parking

BENEFITS TO CHILDREN

  • Understand where their food comes from.
  • Shows the importance of good husbandry.
  • Increases appreciation and understanding of the natural environment.
  • Lays the foundation for a deeper awareness of food production.
  • Promotes better understanding and appreciation of agriculture and rural affairs.
  • Contributes to developing children’s social and personal skills.
  • Improves social integration within the group.

BENEFITS TO YOU

  • Provides a stimulating and versatile outdoor classroom.
  • Creates interest and motivation that can be carried back to classroom activities.
  • Has many links to the curriculum and allows for physical exercise.
  • Teaches children in a direct and hands on way about many important topics including nutrition, food production, sustainability and conservation.
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We are members of Farm and Countryside Education (FACE) and Farms For Schools (FFS). You can learn more about these organisations below. We've also provided a handy list of resources for lessons and teaching which you are welcome to use.

Face

Farms For Schools (FFS)

Resources