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Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary

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8005 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33635-9709
+1 813-855-8992
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Not just for pony rides!

We came here to initially take my daughter on a pony ride...as I found this destination in a Google... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
57HeavenAirbrush
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Palm Harbor, Florida
via mobile
Fun, personal experience

My kids wanted to see some animals but I didn't want to spend zoo prices so I found this place. So... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
carrielynn12983
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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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Animal sanctuary with exotic and livestock species. Farm animals ,exotics, pony rides ,train rides, hayrides, horseback riding all in a farm setting. We are open Thurs-Sunday, please note we are closed Mon-Wed.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pony rides” (15 reviews)
“train ride” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
8005 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33635-9709
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+1 813-855-8992
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We came here to initially take my daughter on a pony ride...as I found this destination in a Google search for just that...but what we found here was soooo much more than just that!!! I didn't see the Animal Sanctuary part of the name initially,...More

Thank 57HeavenAirbrush
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My kids wanted to see some animals but I didn't want to spend zoo prices so I found this place. So much fun and the kids loved it. They loved being able to walk a goat. We were there 2 hours and could have spent...More

Thank carrielynn12983
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This place was great!!! We came here with our 2 1/2 year old daughter. She loved everything about it! They have a play area for children with picnic tables and activities for kids of all ages. There is a small snack stand with light snacks...More

Thank Mdwaugh2001
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The horses are healthy and well cared for and our guides were very friendly. After a very nice ride, we went to the sanctuary and it is a really special place. We casually strolled the property and probably spent at least an hour or more...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This wonderful place thrilled and educated my 30 excited 1st Graders about all of the different animals on the property. We had a train ride, a pony ride and lots of hands-on interaction with many animals. The habitats were all clean and spacious, with plenty...More

1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Last week while visiting the Tampa area we took our 5 year old to Horse Power for Kids and it was easily the best decision of our vacation. He had a wonderful time and so did we. Pros: It's inexpensive. $7 a person, you can't...More

3  Thank 15MoreMinutes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

At first I thought it might be mediocre, but I was wrong! This place is awesome for kids and my very busy 2 year old was engaged and interested the entire time! The adults were entertained as well. Way better than a zoo! You can...More

1  Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We had a birthday party at Horsepower for Kids and the kids had a wonderful time. The animals are well cared for and the environment is clean, considering it is a farm. We'll be back again and again.

1  Thank foursportskids
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Had such a great time here! Attended with a family of 6 (4 adults, 2 toddlers). Of course this place is geared more towards kids but adults can still have a good time wandering the grounds and seeing all the animals. The place is way...More

2  Thank Bernie C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

After seeing all the stellar reviews, I had to see this place for myself. Everything was clean and well organized. The opportunity for close interaction with the animals was awesome. I can totally see this place as a great field trip opportunity for clubs and...More

1  Thank larabora217
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Soccer3333
14 June 2017|
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Response from ARMANDO12345TAMPA | Property representative |
No im sorry we dont have wheelchairs
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jdloretta
23 October 2015|
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Response from A S | Reviewed this property |
NO food that I remember. But I believe you are welcome to bring a picnic lunch. May want to call to be sure. :)
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Nasosmom
12 September 2015|
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Response from Andi L | Reviewed this property |
Any age can visit! They've got a train and petting zoo for the little ones and lots of animals all around to see!
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