Visitor info

We are open every day of the year except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day!

HALLOWEEN FUN 19th - 31st October 2019

Opening Times:

9am - 5pm 7 days a week



PEAK             OFF PEAK                   

Adults   £8.00                        £6.00   
Children (2+)   £8.00                        £6.00  
Under 2’s    FREE                       FREE  
Disabled   £7.00                        £5.00  
Carers   £7.00                        £5.00  



Why not visit us after school on weekdays during term time* for half the usual price?! 

*Prices reduced from 3pm Mon-Fri term time only. As term times vary between counties please call to check before arriving if you require any clarification. Last entrance is 4.15pm. Please note the last 'Hands on' session is 3pm, the last tractor ride is 3.30pm and the funfair rides close at 4pm (available April - August). All outdoor activities are weather permitting.

Contact us

Woodside Animal Farm
Woodside Road
Slip End

Tel:             01582 841044





All car parking is free. There are designated disabled parking bays. Please note coaches are only permitted with pre booked group visits. Coaches are not permitted to enter the car park under any circumstances at weekends or during school holidays.



Located in the car park, playbarn and central main park.


Disabled toilets  

Located in the car park and central main park.


Baby change      

Located in all toilet areas.


Hand washing  

Hand washing stations are located at short intervals around the park. Antibacterial soap, hot running water and hand towels are provided at each station and using these is the safest, most method for keeping you and your family safe. Please encourage all members of your party to wash their hands thoroughly after any animal contact and especially before eating and drinking, even if no contact with the animals has been made. Antibacterial foams and gels are not recommended and are not effective as a substitute for soap and hot running water.



The whole park is accessible for buggies but please note that for fire safety reasons buggies are not permitted in the PlayBarn. We do have an undercover buggy park, which is a safe dry place to leave your buggy.


Bikes and scooters

For the safety of all staff, customers and animals, bikes and scooters are not permitted in the park. We have our own bikes, trikes and scooters for the children to ride in a specially secured area. 


Wheelchair users  

The whole park is accessible for wheelchair users with the exception of the upstairs play area. We are happy to provide any assistance possible to wheelchair users so please don’t hesitate to ask. We also have a wheelchair available for hire.



For the safety and comfort of our animals dogs are not permitted into the park. Registered assistance dogs are welcome.


Where to eat  

The PlayBarn café offers sandwiches, toasties, paninis and wraps as well as snacks, ice creams and lucn boxes for the kids. At weekends and during school holidays in the summer season the 'Munch Box' is also open for whippy ice cream, ice cream and lollies, slushies, crisps, snacks and hot and cold drinks.


Peace of mind  

At Woodside we take our health and safety seriously. Should you require a copy of any of our risk assessments please do not hesitate to ask.

For further information or general enquiries please call us on 01582 841044.