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Sheldon Country Park

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A park with a difference

The park itself isn't anything special and actually has a lot of litter scattered around but the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
issueskid
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Coventry, United Kingdom
Summer holidays

Excellent place for a variety of ages. Only when the weather is dry though. We spent time at the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
naydinet
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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“small farm”(19 reviews)
“plane spotting”(13 reviews)
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This 96-acre working farm brings the country right to city dwellers offering guided nature walks and other popular events.
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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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All reviews birmingham airport small farm plane spotting tea room marston green coventry road planes take off and land taking off follow the path watching planes great viewing area viewing point usual animals picnic benches plenty of open space play area dog walking
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

The park itself isn't anything special and actually has a lot of litter scattered around but the area as a whole is worth a visit based on the airport viewing point and a walk around the farm. The viewing point is a popular spot, with...More

Thank issueskid
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We enjoyed the visit, but there's not a great deal to see.The animals looked well cared for , and the children could get up close to them. There is a nice playground for younger children.

Thank george g
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Excellent park and well worth a visit with the family! Just avoid contact with a certain member of staff. I believe she may be the manager-older lady with zero people skills. I visit the farm regularly and my children love it. It's great that it's...More

5  Thank Nicola F
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for a variety of ages. Only when the weather is dry though. We spent time at the playground, farm and a short walk to watch the planes land, while having a picnic. The planes come so low, it's a truly amazing experience. Could...More

3  Thank naydinet
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Lovely animals, nice park for children, including bumpy castle. Had fun, exploring animals, and it was really family friendly. Can hire a room for parties as well - will certainly be coming back - thank you

Thank rk505
Reviewed 8 July 2017

a friendly atmosphere for children of all ages and they have wide range of animals include cows pigs, chicken geese , horses,ducks and it has got a good cafe aswell .

1  Thank Beckykatesophie
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Imagine when you were young and adventurous everything looks so big.So when you visit this location don't forget to see it through h children's eyes.Old McDonald had a farm Cows,Pigs Goats Horses and much much more.Visit and enjoy your children enjoying their time on this...More

1  Thank Kwabena A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

depending on weaher you can get a nice walk with family or your dog but the roads are big and a bit noisey, there are soem quiet corners for picnics but it's not as extensive as sutton or licky hills.

Thank Noushka G
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I recently took my class of 7 boys with severe autism to Sheldon and we had one of the best days out. We were shown to the school room which was set in a beautiful gated garden to leave our bags and then shown around...More

2  Thank kelly456
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Love bringing the dog on a walk here so much space for the dog to run around he loves it have visited the animals too with my son he loves it seeing the animals we visit regular x

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Lesley T
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Response from julie h | Reviewed this property |
sorry about late reply dont know if cafe open on a sunday but it was on the saturday we went
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