Family days out at Children’s Farms in Oxfordshire

Yippee! Warmer weather is here and the days getting longer…it’s time for a family day out on the farm close to Oxfordshire!

Sitting between London & Birmingham Oxfordshire is known for beautiful countryside views and is renowned for being the perfect place to escape from the busy city.

From meeting family favourite animals, to enchanted walks throughout nature in the great outdoors, here’s our list of our top Family Days out at Children’s Farms close to Oxfordshire, perfect for a January day out with the kids.

Millets Farm Centre

Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5HB

Millets Farm Centre is the ideal family day out in Oxfordshire. Set within 500 acres of the stunning countryside alongside beautiful fishing lakes, kids can run wild in the outdoor play areas whilst the adults take in the breath-taking views surrounding this fantastic family farm centre. And that’s not all, meet family favourites including goats, donkeys, alpacas, rheas and so much more, on this family farm day out for animal lovers…what more could you ask for on your day out with the kids!


Green Dragon Eco Farm

 E Claydon Rd, Buckingham MK18 3LA

A day at Green Dragon Eco Farm is the perfect day out for families who want to learn whilst having fun.
Immerse yourself in the great outdoors as you explore nature, animals and plenty of play at this 44 acre environmentally friendly rare breeds farm attraction set within Aylesbury Vale.

On your farm day out why not get up close and personal to the animals in the Animal Barn, Pets Corner and Wildlife Zone, and after you’ve met the inmates, enjoy fresh homemade food created in the Barn Café, all responsibly sourced from local producers and even from their own garden!


Lotmead Farm

Stratton Rd, Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0SN

Lotmead Farm is set within the outskirts of Swindon, Wiltshire. They offer a wide variety of activities all year round, including great children’s play areas, for little ones to channel their inner tarzan, swinging, sliding climbing and more!

Lotmead also have a range of seasonal offerings including Pick Your Own Pumpkins, Pick Your Own Fruits, animal and nature trails where you can meet and greet animals friends including pigs, alpacas, guinea pigs and much more – the ideal family day out with kids in Oxfordshire!


Fairytale Farm

Southcombe OX7 5QH

Look no further than Fairytale Farm for a perfect Oxfordshire family day out.
With a fusion of classic fairytales, animals and action-packed adventures, children won’t want to leave!
What will you do first? Enjoy an enchanted walk with activities and new experiences at every turn, meet the animals on site including rabbits, alpacas, seahorses, ducks and many more, or race rubber ducks along the waterways, it’s no surprise that Fairytale Farm is renowned for being one of the best children’s farm parks to go to on your family day out with the kids!


Bucklebury Farm

Pease Hill, Reading RG7 6RR

Calling all deer lovers! Bucklebury Farm is a Deer and Safari Farm set within the beautiful countryside in West Berkshire. It is home to 4 different types of Deer, including Red Deer, Fallow, Axis and Sika.

Experience heards running wild within the 70-acre grounds on an incredible tractor ride before meeting adorable animals such as perfect pigs, gorgeous goats, delightful donkeys and so much more, making it the perfect day out on the farm for kids, what’s not to love!


Please Note: information included in this article is correct at time of publishing. Due to current government guidelines related to COVID-19 some attractions and facilities may differ. Please check each individual attractions website before you visit