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Gorse Hill City Farm

Gorse Hill City Farm

Come and meet the animals, relax in the gardens, stroll around the nature trail, let off steam in the children's play areas or simply stop for a picnic.

Gorse Hill has four main principles

  • community involvement
  • organic principles
  • humane treatment of animals
  • co-operative working



Anstey Lane

Contact Details

Main contact:
Katie Owens
0116 253 7582


  • Coach parking
  • Covered space
  • Disabled toilets
  • Hand washing facilities
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access

Play area, picnic barn, nature garden, small gift shop

Delivery Items

  • Pre-visit information available
  • Risk assessment
  • Set programmes
  • Tailored programmes


Entrance fee £2 per adult and £1 per child. Animal food bags are 50p each.


CEVAS Accredited

This place has CEVAS accredited personnel.

CEVAS stands for Countryside Educational Visits Accreditation Scheme. A nationally recognised accreditation, the scheme offers training for individuals who are working – or plan to work – with groups of school children, young people or clients with additional needs.

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