Want to take the kids to see some real reindeer before Christmas Day? It’s a magical christmassy activity to do with the family and there are some cheap (and even free) places to go in and around Sheffield and South Yorkshire to see some cute, real reindeer! where to see real reindeer in sheffield South Yorkshire
where to see real reindeer in sheffield South Yorkshire
Woolley Edge Christmas Tree Farm
Beacon Hill Farm, Woolley Edge, Wakefield, WF4 2LQ
Not far from Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Woolley Edge are home this Christmas to a real Blitzen and Dasher reindeer! Open every day from 25th November, Monday-friday 9am-7:30pm and weekends 9am-6pm. Catch reindeer feeding on weekends at 10am, and have a picture on the real Scandinavian sleigh. Free, but donations very welcome.
Mayfield Alpacas Animal Park
Fulwood Lane, Sheffield S10 4LH
Adults £3.50 Children £1.50 Under 3’s free
Feed real reindeer at Mayfield Alpacas, as well as rabbits, donkeys, alpaca, goat, sheep, small animals and birds. There is a coffee shop selling hot and cold food and drinks. Beautiful views over the countryside, why not wrap up warm and have a walk, too?!
Billingley Christmas Trees Limited
New Hall Farm, Back Lane, Billingley, Barnsley, S72 0JF
It’s free to visit the farm at Billingley Christmas Trees and there’s real reindeer, donkeys and turkeys. Take a stroll around the trees in their indoor, floodlit forest. Their Santa experience has unfortunately finished for this year, but definitely one to remember for next!
Santa Specials at Cannon Hall Farm, Barnsley
Adults £5.95, children over 2 £12.95
There’s still tickets going for Santa’s Specials at Cannon Hall Farm. Go through Elf check in with your passport and on to meet Santa in his magical grotto. See his real reindeer, receive a quality gift and have fun on the rest of the farm with indoor and outdoor play.