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Windmill Animal Farm

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Red Cat Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 1UQ, England
+44 1704 892282
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Two Grandparents with one Granddaughter visited on a cold windy but fine day. We find this farm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lionel T
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Expensive to go in and more expense for the train

This attraction was very popular until the disease scare at another animal farm attraction. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DemoDave
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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“train ride” (61 reviews)
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Red Cat Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 1UQ, England
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"train ride"
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"feed the animals"
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"indoor play area"
in 26 reviews
"maize maze"
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"steam train"
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"lamb"
in 14 reviews
"bottle feeding"
in 9 reviews
"miniature railway"
in 7 reviews
"little boy"
in 8 reviews
"pay extra"
in 11 reviews
"soft play"
in 16 reviews
"hand washing"
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"pedal tractors"
in 7 reviews
"santa train"
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"zip wire"
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"great fun"
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"value for money"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two Grandparents with one Granddaughter visited on a cold windy but fine day. We find this farm very educational and note that a previous review said it was expensive. We regarded the cost as about right when you consider the costs of maintaining the farm...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This attraction was very popular until the disease scare at another animal farm attraction. It attracted visits from schools and also seemed to gain visitors from the nearby Martin Mere wildfowl trust. When we called the large number of washing points scattered throughout the faacility...More

Thank DemoDave
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matty s, Owner at Windmill Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Demo Dave Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We still attract many thousands of visitors each year which a large percentage is local schools . Safety and hygiene is at the top of our list as we want...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

so we visited for the 3rd Christmas in a row, and this is a great family experience, animals are great, with some rare breeds, a new petting area is a great addition, kurt was a pleasant young man and very approachable and knowledgeable for the...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Our third time at the Santa Steam Train and every year it gets better. Santa is anazing the best we have ever met. Luckily Critters 2 you was open so we had a ball meeting new ones and there were 2 brand new baby lambs...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Windmill farm yesterday with a VERY excited and happy three year old ! A huge thank you to all the staff and participants - many of whom I believe volunteer their time - for a truly magical experience. We have visited many times as...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I never normally take the time to write reviews but we had such a lovely day I felt like I wanted to give praise where it was due. We took our two year old here today to visit santa. We went early in the day...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This is such a cute place, for children of all ages really, I took my 2 year old niece and she never wanted to leave. We all loved the piglets and the baby sheep, and the raccoon! So many cute animals. The train is lovely...More

1  Thank big0wl
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic farm! Our little girl loved feeding the animals and holding them. Graham was amazing with the children in 'Farmyard friends', he is really friendly and has such patience. We also loved the train ride. Even the rain didn't spoil our day. Will...More

1  Thank Suzf_84
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Farm my girls Love this place such a massive place to have a good walk around . Party was lovely food all can out an was nice for the kids. The outdoor Tractors are so good foe the kids. All animals look happy an...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This is s fab place to take little ones. Play park, kiddie steam train, animals, indoor play area and cafe. Could easily spend several hours there.

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ustravlin
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Hi You are most welcome to bring your own food. Cheers matty
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Yes they do.
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