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Harewood Estate

Harewood Estate

Immerse your students in a unique educational experience at Harewood Estate, where they can connect with nature, learn about farming, and engage in hands-on activities. Our school visits offer an exciting blend of adventure, education, and fun, providing children and young people with the opportunity to explore the picturesque countryside and take part in various activities.
Activities Include:
1. Livestock Encounters: Get up close and personal with our friendly farm animals! From cuddly lambs to curious cows, students will have the chance to interact with a variety of livestock. Our knowledgeable guides will share interesting facts about each animal, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for farm life.
2. Farm Tours: Embark on a guided tour of our working farm, where students can witness the day-to-day operations and gain insights into sustainable farming practices. Learn about the cultivation of crops, the care of animals, and the importance of biodiversity in maintaining a healthy ecosystem.
3. Woodland Workshops: Step into the enchanting woodlands of Harewood Estate and participate in hands-on workshops. From nature-inspired crafts to team-building activities, students can unleash their creativity while surrounded by the beauty of the outdoors. Our skilled instructors will guide them through engaging and educational projects.
Why Choose Harewood Estate for Your School Visit:
1. Educational Value: Our programs are designed to align with curriculum objectives, providing a holistic learning experience that complements classroom studies. Students will gain practical knowledge about agriculture, animal husbandry, and environmental stewardship.
2. Hands-On Learning: We believe in learning by doing. Our activities are crafted to be interactive and engaging, allowing students to touch, feel, and experience the subjects they're studying in a real-world context.
3. Memorable Experiences: Harewood Estate offers a picturesque backdrop for school visits, creating lasting memories for students. Whether it's bottle-feeding a lamb, exploring the farm, or crafting in the woodland, each moment is designed to be enjoyable and impactful.
At Harewood Estate, we are passionate about providing an immersive and enriching experience that inspires a love for nature and a deeper understanding of the agricultural world. Join us for a day of exploration, learning, and fun!


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  • Car parking
  • Coach parking
  • Hand washing facilities
  • Toilets


Funded visits are available.

What we can offer

  • Bushcraft
  • Forest Schools
  • Pre-visit information available
  • Risk assessment
  • Set programmes
  • Small animal care (e.g. grooming, feeding, handling etc.)
  • Tailored programmes
  • Working with livestock (e.g. feeding, milking, egg collecting, daily maintenance, grooming (where appropriate))

Our activities include woodland walks, livestock encounters, scientific investigations, and woodland management. If you have specific interests or requests, please let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.


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