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Interactive animal & playtime fun for all!

Opening hours:

10:00 – 5:00 weekdays
10:00 – 5:00 weekends/school holidays

Animal lovers can be any age, so come along to award winning Matlock Farm Park to enjoy a day meeting, feeding and petting a whole range of friendly native and non-native animals! With super play areas for the children too, such as our indoor Rainforest playcentre the Enchanted Hamlet and UK's largest jumping pillow, there's always plenty to do. Join in with guided activities, pop in to our cosy cafe and wander at leisure to take in the glorious countryside. Our riding school is open all year round, and at weekends and school holidays, we offer short pony rides for the little ones too!

What's on

What's on?

Term Time, Monday to Friday

10:15 Lamb talk and petting

10:45 - 11:45 Small animal petting

12:00 Sheep walk

1:15 Cade lamb talk and petting

1:45 - 2:45 Small animal petting

3:00 - 3:30 Wallaby encounter

3:45 Meerkat feed and talk

4:15 Cade lamb talk and petting



Weekends and School Holidays

10:30 Lamb talk and petting

10:45 - 11:45 Small animal petting

12:00 Sheep race

1:15 Cade lamb talk and petting

1:45-2:45 Small animal petting

3:00 Ferret race

3:30-4:00 Wallaby encounter

3:45 Meerkat feed and talk

4:15 Cade lamb talk and petting

PLUS: Pony rides and lots of animal and play time fun!

*subject to change
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