There are many informal walks through the woodland and opportunities to view or photograph a wide variety of wildlife, in their natural habitats.
Northycote Farm has on its site a Tudor farmhouse which is steeped in history. The farmhouse itself is not always open to the public, but throughout the year, it is opened to the public for tours and other events.
At the farm
There are many informal walks through the woodland. These offer opportunities to view or photograph a wide variety of wildlife, in their natural habitats. Animals at the farm include:
- Norfolk Black Turkeys
- Geese, chickens, ducks & guinea fowl
- Shropshire sheep
Other things to do include regular events held throughout the year, such as:
- Easter Egg Trails
- May Day Celebrations
- Town and Country Show
- Harvest Festival
- House tours run by the friends group
- Halloween Events
- Christmas Events; log dressing, wreath making, star dedication and traditional Christmas Fayre's with Father Christmas
Also open for all of the farm's events are the tea rooms and picnic area and on site there are facilities for baby changing and disabled toilets.
Location and contact details
Northycote Farm operates different open hours to the rest of the city's parks:
- The animal enclosures are open 9am to 4pm
- The car park is open 8am to 5pm
- Christmas Day: closed
There is free entry to the farm and woodland, car park and tea rooms. However, some events may charge a small fee.