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Farmer Palmer's Farm Park

Wareham Road
BH16 6EU

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Farmer Palmers Farm Park
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  • Family fun, rain or shine, always a great time at Farmer Palmers Farm Park
  • Fantastic family fun, designed for 8 & unders at Farmer Palmers Farm Park
  • Fantastic family fun, designed for 8 & unders at Farmer Palmers Farm Park

Telephone: +44 01202 622022

Opening Times

Opening 2019 (19 January 2019 - 22 December 2019)

* 19th January - 30th March Open Daily 10am - 4pm
31st March - 26th October Open Daily 10am - 5pm
27th October - 22nd December Open Daily 10am - 4pm

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2 adults & 2 children Saver ticket£35.00 per ticket
Adult£9.50 per ticket
Child 3 and over£9.50 per ticket
Child aged 2 years£4.90 per ticket
Children under 2 years oldFree
Disabled Person & Carer£7.90 per ticket

Moovelous Value for Money Annual Passes Available - Please Visit

Group discounts apply for 20 or more people. Call 01202 622 022 or email to arrange your visit.

Telephone: +44 01202 622022



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • Madaw81
    Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great for little ones
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 10th October 2019
    We visited here with our just turned one year old and it was great! Just the fact that there was soft play suitable for the smaller little ones was worth it's weight in gold, as often this age group... Read full review
  • Tinewolf9
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Our second home
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 12th October 2019
    Fantastic place to visit with little people (and not so little people)! Plenty to keep you busy from the amazing indoor and outdoor play areas, animal feedings, tractor rides and bouncy castles... Read full review
  • Deeley2001
    Didcot, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Child day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th October 2019
    Fantastic place simply the best for toddlers etc so much to do and plenty for them to learn Well done to the staff and organisers first class experience thank you Read full review


  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2014
  • Dorset TourismDorset Tourism Award 2016 Silver Dorset Tourism Award 2016 Silver 2016
  • Dorset TourismDorset Tourism Awards 2019 - Gold Award Dorset Tourism Awards 2019 - Gold Award 2019



  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Snacks, tea, coffee, drinks, lunches (daily dish, children's meals, picnic boxes and sandwiches) and high tea. Homemade food and cakes. Wine and beer available.
  • Picnic Site - Indoor barn and outside

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children - Ideal for under 8 years. Children's Parties catered for.

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups - group discounts available.
  • Event Venue
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 4+ hours
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 100
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Smoking Some Areas - Designated area only

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - Wilts and Dorset number 40 - Farmer Palmers bus stop
  • On site parking - for cars and coaches. Free.

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 20
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - With proof
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available - up to a 40% discount if pre-booked.
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 20 people to receive group discount.
  • Packed lunches available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to pre-book. Call or email to make your booking.

Access Information


Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
Flat route with no steps from parking area to entrance
Parking is provided for visitors
Parking on site
With designated parking for visitors with disabilities
Route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is:
Flat, ie. without steps


Drop-off point for guests immediately outside main entrance
Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception


Information available in alternative formats
Large print (at least 14 point)

ACCESS TO PUBLIC AREAS (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to:
Gift shop
Public toilet
Public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair
Ticket issuing point
Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
Level access, ramp or lift to dining area


Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to the:
Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided
Menus available in large print [i.e.14pt and over]
Menus available in large print format


Staff have had disability awareness training


Clear signage throughout the attraction (e.g. colour contrasted, large lettering, use of pictograms etc.)
Contrast markings on glass doors and full-height windows
Facilities for service dogsAllowed to accompany disabled visitors (kennel on site)
Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility
Wheelchairs provided
Free of charge

This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

We are just off the A35, which is the Poole to Dorchester Road, about 4-5 miles out of Poole.

FROM POOLE: Take the A35 which is a dual carriageway, it will end at a roundabout with a Public House on the right hand side called The Baker’s Arms. Go straight across, still heading towards Dorchester/Bere Regis on the A35, but it is now a single lane carriageway. We are sign posted on the left-hand side where you need to take the second turning left about ½ mile after the roundabout.

FROM CHRISTCHURCH: Drive past Bournemouth and Poole picking up the A35 dual carriageway towards Dorchester. At the end of the dual carriageway is a roundabout (with the Bakers Arms Pub to the right). Go straight over A35 for 1 mile and we are the second left (signed with brown signs).

FROM WAREHAM: A351 towards Poole 2 1/2 Miles from Wareham (after Sandford) Turn left at the traffic lights (brown signs) after 1 mile you will see our brown sign turning you into our drive.

FROM BLANDFORD: Take the A350 towards Poole from Blandford. Turn right onto the A35 dual Carriageway towards Dorchester. At the end of the dual carriageway (1 ½ miles) is a roundabout. Go straight over A35 for 1 mile and we are the second left (signed with brown signs).

FROM RINGWOOD: A31 to Dorchester, past Wimborne until you get to the roundabout with the A350. Turn left onto the A350 towards Poole for approx 3 1/2 miles, Turn right onto the A35 dual Carriageway towards Dorchester. After 1 ½ miles is a roundabout (with the Bakers Arms pub to the right). Go straight over A35 for 1 mile and we are the second left (signed with brown signs).

FROM DORCHESTER: A35 to Bere Regis and Poole. Approx 6 miles after Bere Regis (past signs for Morden & Slepe) look for brown signs pointing right as the road widens.

Public Transport Directions

BY TRAIN: We are on the Waterloo to Weymouth train line. You can alight at Poole or Wareham Railway Stations, then catch the bus (MoreBus route 40 which runs between Poole and Swanage). 10% discount off admission for visitors with a valid bus ticket.

BY BUS: MoreBus (Tel: 01202 338420) has a stop called the Farmer Palmer Stop at the end of our entrance. The route 40 Bus (which runs between Poole and Swanage) is the route you need. It runs Monday to Saturday, hourly, and Sundays 2 journeys. 10% discount off admission for visitors with a valid bus ticket.

Telephone: +44 01202 622022


Hen House Restaurant at Farmer PalmersHen House Restaurant, Upton & SurroundingTraditional home cooked food for adults and children. Everything from coffee to roasts. Baby food, highchairs and microwave are all available. Everything cooked fresh.

Monday, 28th October 2019 - Friday, 1st November 2019

Fang-tastic Halloween Half Term
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