The Animal Barn

Get up close and cuddly with some of Trethorne’s cutest residents.  Our animal barn is home to ponies, donkeys, calves, goats, rare breed chickens, geese, ducks, guinea pigs, rabbits, a horse, a cow and the sweetest Shetland pony.  Come meet them all and enjoy feeding time with us here at Trethorne Leisure Farm. 

Pat the pony

Monday to Sunday: 11.30am - 12.15pm and 1.15pm - 2pm

In touch with the animals

Monday to Sunday: 10.45am - 11.30am and 2 - 3pm

Important Opening Information

The leisure park soft and outside play areas will be closed on Monday – Friday for three weeks from Monday 31st January while we perform some of our regular seasonal maintenance.

The good news is that we’ll still be open at the weekends from 10am – 5pm!

Bowling, dodgems and food in our main building will be open as usual so do take advantage of our awesome bowling offer – where you get your second game free!

Four Legged Friends

Get closer than you ever have before to some of the friendliest four legged critters at Trethorne – our nosiest goats will be nuzzling your pockets the second you enter the barn! Our ponies, horses, donkeys and alpacas will be vying for your attention, there’s plenty of love to go round in the Animal Barn! 

The Cuddliest Creatures

Bring plenty of cuddles with you into the barn – our brand new calf is utterly irresistible! We’ve a whole host of adorable rabbits and guinea pigs too just begging for a scratch behind the ears. Not to mention our Spring babies the ducklings and goslings just finding their feet.  If cute critters are your thing, our Animal Barn is unmissable!

Waddles and Wings

From fur to feathers – don’t miss out on our birds big and small.  Our cute, inquisitive budgies and waddling ducks will keep you entertained for hours on end.  Trethorne’s flock of geese and resident turkeys are super friendly too and ready and waiting to meet you! 

Important announcement

We'll be closed on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 31st October - 12th December

To help make some important updates and refurbishments to the park over the coming weeks, we’ll be closed on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of each week from Monday 31st October until Monday 12th December. 

This allows us to make the most of a quieter time to make sure all of our facilities are tip-top for you and your little ones.

The park will be open as normal on Thursday – Sunday each week and we look forward to seeing you all soon!