A small 1.5-acre (0.6 hectares) city farm home to ponies, pigs, cows, goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, rabbits and guinea pigs. The farm is popular with younger children. There's also a small horticultural plot selling plants and vegetables, and a conservation area.
Additionally, there's a new workshop, with disabled access, and various clubs and activities for older children and adults; including spinning, bee-keeping, 'young farmers' guides, an animal share scheme and a nationally recognised vocational course in animal care.
Prices and Opening Times
Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 15:30
Saturday and Sunday (and public holidays): 09:00 - 12:00
All groups must pre-book if requiring a formal visit.
Venue Details & Map
Wellgate Community Farm
Collier Row Road
Collier RowRM5 2BH
- +44 (0)170 874 7850
- Public transport:
- Turn right out of station onto New North Rd, walk to end, turn right into Hogs Hill. At mini-roundabout take 2nd exit onto Whalebone Lane. At next roundabout take first exit
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry