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Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park and Rescue Centre

Animal Collection

Edmondsham
Verwood
DORSET
BH21 5RJ
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+44 01202 824040

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Tractor rides

A visit to this multi award winning park is guaranteed to keep all age members of your family entertained for hours!
Soak up some of Dorset's finest scenery with a relaxing Heavy Horse Wagon Ride around the park or a daring tractor or trailer ride down the valley! You can also take the opportunity to 'drive' a real farm tractor in the off road arena.
Throughout the day there are some fascinating talks and tours which are interesting for both adults and children and there is also a full timetable of daily interaction events with the horses and other friendly farm animals.
Children will love the go cart arena, pony rides, adventure play area, straw barn farm and the childrens fairground rides.

Smokey Joe's Cafe provides a host of tasty home cooked food, delicious cakes and cream teas.

This season there is a new attraction called 'Market Street' where children can experience the working life of the horses and donkeys of long ago.

It is guaranteed that you will return home with much more knowlege than when you arrived and you proves to be a a very memorable day at great value!

Your visit helps to provide a permanent home for over 20 rescued heavy horses of various breeds and everyone falls in love with their wonderful characters.

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.95 per ticket
Child (3-14 yrs)£8.95 per ticket
Concession£8.45 per ticket
Family (2+2)£33.95 per ticket
Tots (2-3 years)£3.95 per ticket

Additional charges; pony rides £2, fairground rides bought in for school holidays £1

Farmily ticket includes FREE Heavy Horse Wagon Rides, Tractor and Trailer rides, 'Driving' a real tractor, miniature pony and cart rides and childrens fairground rides.

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTrip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014

Opening Times

2015 Season (28 Mar 2015 - 31 Oct 2015)

* Closed Mondays in April, May and September (Although open on Bank Holidays)

Earlier close in Autumn, due to the nights drawing in. We like the horses to enjoy daylight when they head back out to the fields.

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