Groups & Schools
At Tapnell Farm park we provide fantastic educational experiences for all age groups, based around our animals and the farm.
Our keeper presentations are fun and informative, and are geared to encourage safe, hands-on learning and participation.
In addition, we have outstanding indoor and outdoor play areas to entertain the children like our straw bale adventure barn, peddle go-karting, soft play zone, climbing wall, zip wires, mini tractors, rope climbing frames, Tiny Tapnell role play area and a giant bouncy pillow.
Teaching staff are welcome to come to the farm prior to their visit free of charge to carry out risk assessments.
You will have full use of our party room where you can safely leave your coats, bags and packed lunches for the day.
A typical school's day at Tapnell Farm Park
(usually runs from 10am-2pm, activities vary according to season)
- Meet and greet with our friendly Farm Park Team
- Then onto animal encounters, which include
- Donkey Brushing
- Meet our furry friends
- Paddock feed
- Wallaby feed
- Meerkat talk
- You will then have Lunch, which will be indoors or outdoors (weather depending)
- After lunch is play time! Play allowed in indoor or outdoor play areas
- Gift shop visit before departure.
School Admission Prices
£5.00 per Child £5.00 per Adult*
Annual membership holders free.
*1 free adult place for every 5 paying children. Additional adults £4.50 each
Our Facilities for School Visits
- Free adult for every 5 paying children
- Numerous hand wash points and child friendly toilets
- Activity worksheets available
- Informed staff who are happy to answer any questions
- Safe place to leave bags, lunches and a space to eat your picnic
- Qualified first aiders
- Gift shop with pocket money priced books and toys
- Café with hot and cold food and drinks
- Large and safe parking area for cars and coaches
- Disabled friendly facilities throughout the farm
We offer a range of options for large groups of 20+ visiting our farm. Group visits are ideal for clubs, organisations or extended families, and we can work with you to ensure we deliver a fun and informative visit.
If you are looking to bring a group to Tapnell Farm Park, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with details of your group, and we will be happy to help you.