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Our opening times are...

Old MacDonald’s Farm is open for Family Days, Group Visits, Educational visits, School Trips and Animal Petting from.

March - November

10am - 5.00pm.

November - March

10am - 4.30pm or dusk (whichever is earlier).

We are closed:

Throughout December & January.

Sometimes the farm has to close for bad weather or other reasons, so please check the What's New pages for updates.

Ride Opening Times

  Opening Time Closing Time
Carousel & Train 11am Farm close time
Wacky Worm
Roller Coaster
1pm to 4pm
Open weekends and school holidays only
Inflatables and Trampolines 10am Farm close time
Happy Horses
Pony Adventure Ride
11am Farm close time
Giant Tractor Ride 12pm to 4pm weekdays.
11am to 4pm weekends.
Farm close time

Children are only permitted to use the rides with purchase of a wristband.

In low season times

Rides operate on a rotational basis and therefore staff may not always be operating them. If you wish to go onto the rides, please either contact a member of staff in the Shop or Café or if the ride has a button please press it to call for assistance.

OMD Farm Offers and Vouchers

From time to time, OMD Farm may release exclusive offers or vouchers to the general public through either published pamphlets or online campaigns containing some amazing deals. We recommend that you keep your eyes pealed for these deals, and if you stumble across one of these amazing offers you can use these in the checkout. Happy Hunting!

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