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Windmill Animal Farm

Type:Animal Collection

Redcat Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 1UQ

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Tel: 01704 892282

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Infant animals grazing

Welcome Back To The Farm!

It’s great to see families back, enjoying the fantastic farm, the team have implemented new procedures around the farm and have the 'We're Good To Go' mark.

What is open?

Coffee Shop serving locally sourced hot and cold meals and treats – You are welcome to bring your own food if you wish.

Ice Cream Lodge serving the famous Wallings Ice Cream.

All outdoor play areas/equipment.

Critters2you room/experience

Farm Yard Friends including our guinea pig and rabbit experience

Maize Maze

Farm Train – running on the hour, daily.

Also, not forgetting all our other friendly farmyard animals.

 

Windmill Animal Farm offers visitors the chance to experience the every day running of an actual working farm while still having the chance to watch, feed and touch the animals.

As well as these beautiful and unusual animals to see, the farm has three marvelous children’s play areas. John Deere Pedal Tractors and Roller Racers can be ridden in their dedicated play areas by the children, who are most welcome to bottle feed the lambs at the appropriate time of the year.

A lovely coffee shop serving Lancashire produce is also on site, or you are welcome to take your own picnics and eat inside or outside.
Their farm supplies are sourced within a 10 mile radius of the farm.

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Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£7.95 per ticket
Child Ticket£8.95 per ticket
OAPs/Carers£6.95 per ticket
Under 1sFree

Booking is essential - you must book tickets in advance via the website

Opening Times

Summer (1 Apr 2021 - 31 Oct 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Winter (1 Nov 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - FridayClosed*
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Spring (3 Feb 2022 - 31 Mar 2022)
DayTimes
Monday - FridayClosed*
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* February to Easter open weekends And daily in the February half term.
Open from Easter to the end of October daily 7 days a week.
Only open November to December on weekends. Farm is closed from Christmas to the end of January

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018
  • Sub-Regional AwardsEngland We're Good To Go England We're Good To Go 2020

Directions

Road Directions

Follow signs from A59 at Burscough.

Facilities

Other

  • Concessionary Admission Charges
  • Outdoor
  • Seasonal Opening Only

Establishment Features

  • Disabled Access/Toilets

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