Hands-on animal encounters, 4x4 safari adventure and indoor and outdoor play areas the kids will love.
Church Road, Thornton-in-Craven, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 3TS
Animals, Birthdays, Gardens and Open Spaces, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
One of the favourite places to go in North Yorkshire is Thornton Hall Country Park near Skipton. The country farm attraction has oodles of fun things to do with the kids for a perfect family adventure located on the border of Pendle in Lancashire and the Yorkshire Dales.
Experience hands-on animal encounters with a wide selection of farm animals, feed the animals and help to collect the chicken’s eggs. Try the indoor Wizzick play barn with ride on tractors, giant slides, delve into sandpits and get lost in a straw maze. Join the outdoor activities that will fill everyone with fresh air and excitement; the kids can get behind the wheel in the 4×4 safari adventure (small extra charge) to discover who’s grazing in the fields, jump on the crazy Caterpillar(small extra charge) or enjoy the new pedal go-karts.
For little ones there are the ‘Mini Farmers Toddler Sessions’ from Monday – Friday in term time only. Toddlers receive a discounted admission of £6 with 1 adult going free (see website for Ts & Cs). Toddler sessions also include additional free activities from Music Classes to Pony Rides.
There is a full calendar of events each year for all the family including Pony World, Tractor World, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and much more! Sit back and enjoy an extra special children’s birthday party, choose from Pony or Unicorn Pony Parties, Farm Party, Woodland Explorers Party or Mini Quads Party. For older children enquire about the Quadtrex dirt track adventure for ages 6 years and over. Complete your perfect day out with a treat in Harrison’s Cafe where you will find family focused refreshments and a warm welcome.
There's special Easter fun for toddlers at Thornton Hall Country Park on 1st and 5th April, when they can meet the Easter Bunny at the Easter Party.
At Thornton Hall Country Park you can see circus performances and join circus workshops on Friday 19th April as well as all the usual farm fun.
Join the Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Rabbit at Thornton Hall Country Park on Easter Sunday 21st April as well as all the usual farm fun.
Dress up and join the Super Hero characters at Thornton Hall Country Park on Easter Monday 22nd April as well as all the usual farm fun.