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Gorse Hill City Farm

Gorse Hill City Farm

Situated on a 20 acre site on the outskirts of Leicester City Centre we are a registered charity, a working farm and community project dedicated to the welfare of our animals and to providing a fun and educational experience for all.
We are open 365 days a year, rain or sunshine. With over 100 animals for you to meet, a cafe, play area and small gift shop we offer the perfect venue for a fun family day out or educational group visit.


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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