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Farmer Gow's

Vale of White Horse

Type:Farm

Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7 7PR

Tel: +44 01793 780555

Lambs at Farmer Gow's

About

Farmer Gow's has been welcoming families for many years.  Animals are central to this unique ‘hands on’ learning through activity farm.  Four large barns contain all weather activities and picnic areas.

You can handle tiny chicks, bottle and hand feed lambs and goat kids, tickle the piggies and collect freshly laid eggs.  The farm is the 'favourite place on earth' for lots of our young visitors'.

Daily workshop ~ Meet the Chicks, Meet the Animals Meet the Fowl are held daily throughout the year.  See the farm’s Home page for timings to help plan your visit.  There are always lambs and kids to bottle feed.  Pigs, cows and goats to hand feed.  Eggs to collect and chicks to handle.

Then there are pedal tractors to drive, bales to climb, an adventure play area and an indoor activity area for under 5’s.  From April – October (weather dependant) there are trailer rides which take you across the farm to feed the sheep or pigs.  Every visit is a unique experience.  The farm lies within the Vale of White Horse at Uffingham.

 

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Farm shop and cafe
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Packed lunches by arrangement
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site
  • Refreshments Available
  • Undercover picnic area

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Indoor children’s play area
  • Outdoor children’s play area - • Bale Climb • Pedal tractor yard • Adventure Play

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs Accepted - Yes - on a lead
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Dogs welcome
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets - inc baby change and disabled

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 3 - 4 hours
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Please pre-book on Tel: 01793 780555 or email
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - Please see website
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Based on a Working Farm
  • Countryside Setting
  • In countryside - in Vale of White Horse with view of White Horse at Uffingham
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Family Fun - Meet the Animals daily at 11am and 2pm
  • Marketed Towards Children - particularly 2 - 10 years
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted - see website for details
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

The farm lies on the B4508 between the villages of Fernham and Longcot.

See the farm’s web site for downloadable directions ~ http://www.farmergows.co.uk/location.html

Satellite navigation ~ SN7 7PR

Public Transport Directions

Contact Traveline – 0871 200 22 33 for details of local bus routes and services

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2019 Tourism South East Member 2019 2019

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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