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Grandpa Tiny's Farm

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7775 Weiss St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1946
+1 989-652-5437
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we just visited Grandpa Tiny's Farm for the 1st time.. LOVE LOVE... The animals are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glen8675
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Manchester, New Jersey, United States
Not Worth The Time

Our little guy loves these types of places. This one cost $5.00 per person. They had a pony, 2... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
brenda s
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LaPorte
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A small heritage farm started by William 'Tiny' Zehnder that offers animal petting, farm education, wagon rides and seasonal fun. Check our Facebook page or website to see what's happening currently at the farm.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wagon ride” (22 reviews)
“the barn” (7 reviews)
“petting zoo” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
7775 Weiss St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1946
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+1 989-652-5437
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we just visited Grandpa Tiny's Farm for the 1st time.. LOVE LOVE... The animals are SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO CUTE and the couple running it were very friendly and knowledgeable. I miss Pedro and Emmalynn already!! A great experience for all ages.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Our little guy loves these types of places. This one cost $5.00 per person. They had a pony, 2 goats, 6 peacocks,a sheep, lots of chickens and a rooster. They have a corn maze (which is really just a path you follow) and some old...More

Thank brenda s
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Wendy W, Farmer at Grandpa Tiny's Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi Brenda, While we are glad that your little guy enjoyed himself we can certainly understand that your expectations may differ. We do have an abundance of historical buildings at the farm and are happy to announce the opening of the Historical Farming museum, the...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

It's very hands on. The petting zoo was fun. You will learn something about the animals, their fields and how they are protecting the waterways and streams around their farm. The are very aware of algae and what causes it.

Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

The owner was so nice, and really took the time to make sure we had a good visit. All the animals were well fed, and well taken care of...

Thank Heather K
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

It's a small farm, but had a wide variety of animals for the kids to see and pet. They also had a narrated wagon ride that highlighted a lot of interesting facts about the farm and they reason why they plant and when they plant...More

Thank Cindy L
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We visited Grandpa's Tiny Farm in mid July 2017. This was our first time (we are from Kentucky). I have a 5 yr old son with autism. The operators (husband and wife team) were outstanding!!! They were knowledgeable and kind. They went above and beyond...More

Thank brookewhitis
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Very friendly new owners who are very knowledgeable of the workings of the farm and very good at teaching. It's a petting zoo - but also a working farm and the tractor tour teaches how and why they plant and is relaxing and no big...More

Thank bcal3800
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

We stopped here on a Thursday morning after hearing awesome reviews from co-workers about the farm. At first we weren't sure if they were open or not. Then when we went inside they were unable to take a credit card or break a fifty dollar...More

Thank TOB2010
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

The farm is under new ownership and it is going to be a must-stop for kids of all ages. Jonathon took the time to give us a tour of the farm and petting zoo. He is incredibly passionate about creating a memorable educational experience for...More

Thank Columbus_OhioMichael
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

There isn't a whole lot for small kids in this town, so thank God for this place. The family is very kind. The husband did a tour for us that we all enjoyed and learned from. My three year old and almost two year old...More

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EricRaeb
14 August 2016|
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Response from Wendy W | Property representative |
Hello! We are the Winkel's that took over after the previous couple decided to retire. For a long time nobody could be located as their replacement, and so they thought that the Farm would be closing. Well, as long time Farm... More
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