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Sheldon Country Park

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Old Rectory Farm Ragley Drive | Ragley Drive, Sheldon, Birmingham B26 3TU, England
+44 121 742 0226
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Sheldon country park

If your looking for a cheap day out, this is a great place. It's a small farm but for free you... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
suziemills77
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely for Kids

Lovely for Kids, small farm where kids can interact with the animals, lovely area set in a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
trytobeasnorkeller
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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This 96-acre working farm brings the country right to city dwellers offering guided nature walks and other popular events.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“small farm” (18 reviews)
“farm animals” (16 reviews)
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Old Rectory Farm Ragley Drive | Ragley Drive, Sheldon, Birmingham B26 3TU, England
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+44 121 742 0226
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"small farm"
in 18 reviews
"birmingham airport"
in 26 reviews
"farm animals"
in 16 reviews
"marston green"
in 10 reviews
"coventry road"
in 4 reviews
"planes take off and land"
in 4 reviews
"taking off"
in 4 reviews
"viewing area"
in 7 reviews
"watching planes"
in 3 reviews
"follow the path"
in 3 reviews
"viewing point"
in 2 reviews
"usual animals"
in 2 reviews
"tea room on site"
in 2 reviews
"egg sandwich"
in 2 reviews
"run by volunteers"
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"all ages"
in 7 reviews
"staff were friendly"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If your looking for a cheap day out, this is a great place. It's a small farm but for free you can't grumble. There are lovely little tea room with good prices for food and drink. We took a picnic with us. There's picnic benches...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely for Kids, small farm where kids can interact with the animals, lovely area set in a suburban suburb of Birmingham

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

I have walked along the many paths hundreds of times. The walk itself is lovely and being so close to where I live it is like stepping into the countryside. However when it gets sunny many more people use the park with the Airport viewing...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place to go for a great day out suits all even dog friendly great viewing area for watching the planes land and take off. Nice little cafe with 2 wonderful lovely ladies so polite and cheerful and food was beautiful will definitely going back...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Was looking for somewhere to watch the planes take off and land so decided to visit this park. Not a huge amount of parking but several places left and no charge which is great. We decided to have refreshments at the cafe and this is...More

Thank Tuz73
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here for the 1st time today with 2 young children in tow. The carpark is small but free of charge! Easily followed the signs along well-kept paths towards the airport viewing area. . . Put picnic blanket down and happily enjoyed watching the planes...More

Thank Becki C
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great day out -makes you feel like your miles away from the city ! I have used this place since my children were babies.Animals are genuinely well cared for and loved by the staff . Lovely clean place with a great park for the kids...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I came here last weekend with my Wife and 2 young children and the parking was horrendous. The car park was full and road signs said not to park on the road leading to the car park so I drove to another road nearby where...More

2  Thank CReed1989
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

we went to the sheldon country park next to Birmingham airport.do not go on a hot day.took us nearly 1 hour to walk from the sheldon country park farm to end of runway.u can't see the planes.too long walk.now terminal 5car park at bhx was...More

1  Thank Katie L
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely little farm and park. Take a picnic and football your good to go. Cheap day out. Only down fall is if it busy the car park gets full very quickly

Thank Katelil
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