With February half term approaching and a hint of spring in the air, there’s no better time to explore children’s farms in Suffolk- we’ve put together a collection of the best days out on the farm.
From stunning walks through nature, to getting up-close and personal to family favourite animals, these 5 farm parks all offer something unique in the great outdoors. Look no further for your Suffolk family day out on the farm!
Hollow Trees Farm
Semer, Ipswich IP7 6HX
Theres something new at every turn of Hollow Trees children’s farm in Ipswich.
First, explore The Farm Trail – adventure along the twists and turns as you walk along the path admiring the beautiful scenery. Don’t miss a whole host of family favourite animals including goats, cows, pigs, llamas and so much more along the way.
Next, little farmers can explore the fantastic play equipment including mini tractors and the roly polly pole before digging deep at Semer Beach, a giant sand pit perfect for making sand castles. Hollow Trees has so much to explore, it really is the ideal family day out on the farm this Winter.
Easton Farm Park
Easton, Woodbridge IP13 0EQ
Easton Farm Park in Woodbridge is the perfect family day out on the farm.
Set within the stunning Suffolk countryside, enjoy breath-taking views along the green trail as you explore 32 acres of nature around the farm and breathe in the fresh air. This children’s petting farm is also home to a huge variety of animals, including chickens, foals, ducklings, piglets and many more, making it a popular family day out with the kids.
Oasis Camel Park
Orchard Farm, Linstead, Halesworth IP19 0DT
Calling all Camel lovers… Oasis is the place for you!
Start your family day out by meeting and greeting the Camels on site and their friends including llamas, goats, donkeys, alpacas and more. Families can even join a cuddle-a-pet session too.
After meeting furry and fluffy friends, enjoy outdoor play activities including crazy golf and pedal go-karts, and explore indoor activities including bouncy castle, ball pond and slides.
There’s so much to see and do at Oasis farm during a day out with the kids.
Ellingham Rd, Norwich NR9 4N
A family day out at Melsop Farm is like no other. With an amazing variety of different animals to discover.
At this children’s petting farm interaction with the animals is at the forefront. Mums, dads and little ones can get up close and personal to the animals on site, in areas such as the waterfowl pond, incubation rooms and the animal paddocks to make adorable furry friends.
There’s lots to see and do and plenty of animal fun to be had whatever the weather at this Norwich family farm.
Hasty’s Adventure Farm
West Rd, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1AG
Hasty’s Adventure Farm is perfect for an action-packed day out for families with little ones, with a huge range of different activities to choose from throughout this fantastic family day out.
Stop off in the animal barn where to can get up-close to the loving lambs, cheeky calves and gorgeous goats- who will be your favourite animal?
Next, let the kids run wild in the giant outdoor play area, explore the enormous sand pit with diggers, tractor park, go-karting, playhouses and so much more.
Hasty’s is the perfect family day out on the farm.
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