Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park: What To Expect

Matlock Farm Park is open all year round and is a lovely family attraction in the countryside. Hayley, from our community group on Facebook, posted about her day out there with her family. She recommends this for us and I couldn’t wait to share this little review with you! Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

The your recommendations/your experiences series is where lovely and helpful days out & trip reviews are sent it to my supportive community group on Facebook. These are then shared onto my public blog Facebook page and here on my blog to share with you and help others. Thank you to everyone who gets involved and please join us on Facebook for more guest recommendations! Let’s get started…

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park

What and where?

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Matlock Farm Park, Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Near Two Dales, Matlock, DE4 5LH

Open Everyday 10.00am – 4.30pm with extended opening to 5:30pm during summer weekends

Adults £7.50, kids 2-14 yrs £6.50, under 2s free. Animal feed £1, pony rides £2.50.

Seasonal tickets and offers available.

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Hayley says…

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

“We had a lovely day with my mum and two boys ( 5&4) at Matlock Farm Park. They had an offer on with reduced adult prices and 1 child free with every paying adult. So two adults, two children and two bags of feed for the animals was £13.

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

There are a number of animals there: sheep, goats, horses, meerkats, rabbits, guinea pigs, lamas, birds and cows, so lots of animals to see and feed in total. There are a number of different combing frames/ slides/ play equipment to go on as you make the circuit around the farm. They offer horse rides, too. There is a little shop, a cafe selling sandwiches, jackets and meals and separate children’s menu.

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Included in the admission price is the new barn with a soft play and snack cafe. It was bigger than I thought and my boys loved it and adults can get around without too much squeezing!

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

There was a really nice soft play area for babies and small children. I have been here many times and on my own when the boys are younger and have always found it quite a relaxing day as my boys seem to love it here!”

Family Fun at Matlock Farm Park Review: Things to do in Derbyshire, Matlock with kids

Looks really fun, I love the option of all of the playgrounds plus the soft play, too. Thanks for sending in your review, Hayley 🙂

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