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Frying Pan Farm Park

#1 of 16 things to do in Herndon Features Animals
2709 West Ox Road, Herndon, VA 20171-3807
+1 703-437-9101
Review Highlights
Good fun for the family

We greatly enjoyed the variety of animals- pigs, sheep, turkeys, ducks, peacock, horses, etc... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Virginia E
via mobile
Great Place for Young Children to Visit

Day trip with my 8 yr old son. The weather was perfect and great for being outside to enjoy a lot... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Working farm, live farm animals, playground, Country Store, wagon rides($), antique carousel rides ($), Kidwell farmhouse tours (select days, call), children's concerts (10am, Wednesdays, June - August, Visitor Center Pavilion), family concerts (7pm, Thursdays, June - August, farmyard), bluegrass concerts (select Sundays, September - April, Visitor Center), farm stand (May-Sept, Wednesdays 8am-12:30pm)
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“baby animals” (16 reviews)
“working farm” (25 reviews)
“country store” (19 reviews)
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2709 West Ox Road, Herndon, VA 20171-3807
+1 703-437-9101
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed the variety of animals- pigs, sheep, turkeys, ducks, peacock, horses, etc. Others might be interested to know about free horse shows and dog shows on the premise too.

Thank Virginia E
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Day trip with my 8 yr old son. The weather was perfect and great for being outside to enjoy a lot of walking. The animals were visible and well kept. The staff and volunteers were very knowledgable and helpful. There were quite a few school...More

Thank B89156
Reviewed 29 April 2017

had fun with the kids, best friend took her kids, alot of things to do there with kids, easy to get to

Thank moonstar4c
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A fun and interesting place to go with young children. Lots of farm animals, old farm equipment to view, "hands on" interests for the kids, wagon rides, and an old fashion merry-go-round to ride.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is basically a working farm. Has equipment and animals and typical farm buildings. Children interact with the animals

Thank George N
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The park is a depression era farm. It has several out buildings, antique farm implements, a variety of farm animals, and fields of crops. It also is a venue for the local 4-h fair. There are riding rings and completions with different animals from all...More

Thank Skibob92118
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My grandson is now nine years old. When he was younger we enjoyed many an afternoon. Now, my granddaughter is 2.5 years old, and we continuing the afternoon tradition of visiting the animals and the playground. Pigs, goats, chickens, rabbits, cows and horses. All wonderment...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This park is wonderful for all but especially families with children. It has a carousel, open air rides pulled by a tractor, a country store and all kinds of farm animals to include plow horses, cows, sheep, goats, chickens, turkeys, bunnies, peacocks and ducks. The...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Leisurely and comfortable access for walking and viewing of animals and farm gear. Great accommodations for families with small children.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Great park with lots of farm animals. Really like the interaction and experience kids get by watching each of the animals in their habitat. When we visited the weather was slightly cool and the peacock was graciously dancing and entertaining a huge crowd. Tractor ride...More

Thank bala2803
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