The Bournemouth Aquarium is a popular tourist attraction by the pier at West Beach in Bournemouth. Featuring sea life from around the world.
The Dorset Heavy Horse Centre is a great, fun, family friendly, day out just a short drive from the New Forest.
A great family day out, The New Forest Wildlife Park is set in 25 acres of ancient forest in The New Forest. See otters, wolves, owls, deer and wild boar.
Kids & the family will love a day out at Longdown Activity Farm. A chance to see, touch and feed farm animals like goats, calves, ducks, pigs and donkeys. Longdown Activity Farm is a great family day out in The New Forest.
Longdown Activity Farm Video
2014 Season Opening Times and Dates
Open daily. 10am – 5pm. Saturday 15TH Febuary 2014 to Sunday 2ND November 2014.
The Farm Produce Shop is open daily: 10am to 5pm.
- Under 3’s are Free
- Adult – £8.75
- OAP – £7.25
- Child (3-14 years) – £7.75
- Family Saver: (2 Adults and 2 Children) – £30.00
- Serving military personnel – £6.50 (please show military ID card)
Visit official website for Longdown Activity Farm special offers, news, deals and other information: http://www.longdownfarm.co.uk/
You can bottle-feed the kid goats and the calves, feed the ducks, meet the pigs, donkeys and ponies. Children also enjoy cuddling the baby rabbits, chicks and sometimes even piglets.
Longdown Activity Farm is located just off the A35, between Lyndhurst and Southampton. Coming from the east, leave the M27 at Junction 3, and take the M271 signposted Southampton and the Docks. At the end of this stretch, turn right onto the A35 towards Lyndhurst and Bournemouth. Continue for about 1.5 miles and then follow the brown signs, turning into Deerleap Lane before reaching Ashurst village.
Coming from the west, take the A35 through Lyndhurst and then Ashurst. Follow the brown signs from then on, turning right into Deerleap Lane.
From the north take the A326 towards the Waterside. Follow the brown signs and turn right onto the A35 towards Ashurst (this is a new junction with traffic lights).