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Mary Arden's Farm

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Now CLOSED until 16 March 2019. The Farm was the childhood home of Shakespeare's mother. Today you can experience all the sights, sounds and smells of a working Tudor farm, just as it would have been when Shakespeare was a boy. Watch "Tudors" go...more
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Station Rd | Wilmcote, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9UN, England
+44 1789 338535
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All reviews falconry display eagle owl birds of prey tudor lunch open fire tudor times re enactors all ages staff dressed tudor life period costume the barn living history tudor style shakespeare properties great for kids children and adults
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent playground for kids. My five year old loved running around the open spaces. The man doing the birds of prey was excellent and very entertaining. It is a little expensive when you consider what is actually there but most of our party enjoyed it....More

Thank Jesshs18
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely day out with the family, our grandchildren loved all the activities available. Everybody was so lovely we didn't want to leave!

Thank WilliamODonnell1965
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has occurred to me on more than one occasion to wonder what Stratford-Upon-Avon would be like today were it not for the Bard. Quieter for certain. The nearby village of Wilmcote on the other hand has probably grown pretty much as it would have...More

Thank hopehousecottage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fabulous place, even on a cold, damp November afternoon. We arrived about 2pm, it was our first stop on the Shakespeare tour so we bought the ticket for all the attractions, it’s silly not to really. I certainly got a feel of how the...More

Thank jennief2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant! Cannot rate the farm high enough! It was a very educational and fun walk back in time. The staff are incredibly knowledgeable. Ideal for families with children with loads of friendly animals, places to wash hands and picnic areas. I would personally recommend buying...More

Thank Selina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the last stop on our tour of Shakespeare properties so we were getting a little bit tired of the Shakespeare history but this place was fun. There were characters dressed in period costume who brought the whole property to life. We chatted to...More

Thank TemporaryTexan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Birds of prey show not to be missed. Plenty to do for young and old. If your family like animals go here. We saw horses,cows,chickens,geese’s ferret and lot more up close and all seem to be well looked after. We got there on the sightseeing...More

Thank gary p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd visited the other properties last year so was using the last couple of days on our tickets to visit the farm and Halls croft. We didn't think the farm trip would take long but we spent about 4 1/2 hours here. The geese droving...More

Thank CornishCactus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the final site to visit on our Shakespeare tour. The Farm was everything I expected it to be with both animals and history. We were lucky enough to see the birds of prey in a display. And speak to the staff about projects...More

Thank blackiw29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went to see the house and farm ,was a good day lots to see great for children play area .and lots of animals ,was lovely to see the people dressed how they would had been in the tudor times ,and how they talked then ,was...More

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Letitia B
September 3, 2017|
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Response from goatexports | Reviewed this property |
More info for you:- The Tudors will be in their usual Tudor costume but there will be a Halloween theme about the farm eg ghostly things in the wood and pumpkins everywhere. There is pumpkin carving in a marquee and visitors... More
March 20, 2017|
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Response from AngelaDin |
It opened last weekend, not sure why this website still says it is closed.
September 18, 2016|
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No, unfortunately no pets are allowed.