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Leahys Open Farm In Cork

Leahys Open Farm East Cork, just 3 miles from the lovely village of Dungourney, is a great day out for all the family, with a huge selection of animals sheep and lambs, cuddly bunnies that the kids can feed. There is no time limits down on  Leahys Open Farm in Midleton, Co. Cork, so you can wonder around at your own pace, through the museums where you can see how people lived in the olden days, the new play barn, animal sections and the newly opened maze, you can take a walk through the gardens and enjoy the

"Leahys Open Farm In Cork new play barn

The New Play Barm

scenery, while the kids can go Go-Karting, play in the sand, go through the kiddies maze or drive around on the tractor track. The Farm has a large restaurant/coffee shop and lots of picnic areas too. You can bring along a picnic or treat yourself and family to some delicious home baking. Leahy’s Open Farm is a popular place for family gatherings, birthday parties, summer camps and school tours.  The farm has a very relaxed and easy going aura, where people can just mellow and take in the surroundings, on Leahys Farm they  have people on hand to help out in anyway they can to make your day more enjoyable and as the farm is a family run business they take pride in providing that extra little personal touch.

Leahys Open Farm Activities

By following the signage throughout the farm, visitors can expect a minimum of 2 hours to complete the farm tour, taking as many breaks as they like in the various gardens and picnic sitting areas along the way. They have many activities including"Petr Farm in Cork, Ireland"

  • Crackers Crazy Golf,
  • Adventure Trail & Climbing Towers –  obstacle course is a real challenge for the older kiddies
  • The indoor Play Barn
  • Dun’s Mystery Maze,
  • Tresy’s Trail,
  • Outdoor Go Kart Track,
  • BAM Island – Take a trip on a boat around the little island
  • Melzies Fairy Fort Garden,
  • Farmers Fun House,
  • Digger Park
  • Barrel Train
  • Petting Time in Jolly Barn

They also have many attractions including"Leahys Open Pet Farm In Cork"

  • Melzies Fairy Fort Garden
  • Nans Nook Museum,
  • Crannog Area,
  • Farmer’s Cottage,
  • Farm Museum,
  • Carpenters Workshop,
  • Claragh’s Garden,
  • Horse & Carriage Rides.

They also have many animals to see in their homes

  • Donie,s Paddocks
  • Jolly Barn
  • Indoor animal sheds
  • Nemo,s Fish Pond
  • Monkeys and Pigs

Leahy’s Open Farm Admission

  • Adults €9
  • Kids over age of 2 €9
  • kids under 2’s are free.
  • Family ticket for 2 adults and 3 kids for €40
  • Diggers and Crazy Golf €2

Opening Time Down On The Farm

Open Everyday from 11 am to 6 pm

Petting Time in Jolly Barn at 1 pm, 3 pm & 5 pm

Leahy’s Open Farm Birthday Parties

What a great idea to treat your child to a birthday party at the farm, they try to make this day a very happy and memorable one.  They give that little extra bit of attention to the birthday child and its such an important and exciting day for the whole group..

Here are the Birthday Package Options they offer: Option 1 Entry only €7 and this includes:

  • Petting time with animals,
  • Birthday child gets a spin on digger.
  • All kids in the party get a spin on quad and barrel train.

Option 2 Entry and food per child €11 and this includes:

  • Chips and sausages/nuggets and a drink

Option 3 Entry, food and digger rides for all kids €13

  • Chips and sausages/nuggets and a drink

Option 4 Entry, food, digger rides and crazy golf for all kids €14

  • Chips and sausages/nuggets and a drink

Option 5 Entry, food, digger rides, crazy golf, party bags for all kids €16

  • Chips and sausages/nuggets and a drink

There is a minimum of 8 kids and must be pre booked. Groups booked with 15 or more kids, the birthday child is free. All parties include 2 adults free, Reserved table while having your food, No time restriction, Free Parking.

Booking:- Please book via email at [email protected] or by phone 086 8560461

Leahys Open Farm Facilities"Leahys Open Farm In Cork"

  • Large Coffee Shop and Restaurant ( All home baking )
  • Large indoor and outdoor Play areas
  • Farm Museum
  • Large selection of animals on display ( Alpacas, snakes, hens, goats, pigs, horses and ponies, sheep,  marmoset monkeys and camal and lots more)
  • Indoor and outdoor picnic areas
  • The farm is Fully Accessible to Wheelchairs and Buggies.
  • They have Disabled Parking and Toilet facilities, also have Baby Changing facility.
  • Large Coach and Car park which is free of charge to all visitors

School Tours At Leahys Open Farm

The farm is a very educational place for young and interested minds.  Children are encouraged to learn about animals and machinery in a fun way and they are given opportunities to feed and touch lots of animals.  They  make sure that the school tours are beneficial to the children so that they understand what they tell them in a fun and interesting way.. It’s a very popular place for National Schools, Crèches, Playschools and Montessori Schools.

Leahys Open Farm Events

  • Leahys Open Farm Easter Weekend

This is a great time of the year at the farm.  The Easter Bunny comes to the Leahys Open Farm and drops off all the eggs, but its your job to find the eggs.  They have an Easter Egg Hunt for the kids and sometimes there are other activities for the adults so that everybody goes home with at least one egg. It’s a great weekend where adults and kids can join in the activities Date :-  Easter Weekend, Saturday Sunday and Easter Monday

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  • Leahys Open Farm Santa Claus and His Village

This is an experience not to be missed

Santa Claus has his own holiday home at Leahys Fun Farm, he spends lots of time on the farm.  Christmas at the farm is a really special experience for all the children where the farm transforms to a magical wonderland to astonish children and adults minds alike.
This time of the year at Leahy’s Fun Farm is so magical its difficult to put into words, watching the children go through Santa’s Village in total awe and amazement is so lovely, the atmosphere is happy and easy, they strive to make the trip a very memorable, happy one for all the family
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  • Leahys Open Farm Halloween Event

The ‘Boo’ Experience –  Haunted Hay Rides, Witches Forest, Witches Disco, Scary stories (not too scary)…. Along with some fun halloween gamesLeahy’s open farm will host Boo this Halloween for you and your family to enjoy. Take a trip on the haunted hay ride through the farm.Find your way to the witch’s lair and help our little old witch make a magic spell by gathering the special ingredients. Join in for the witches wiggle disco. Please dress up for the experience (adults too).

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Directions To Leahys Open Farm In Cork

Directions from Midleton.

Length of time to drive (15mins) Distance 9 miles.

Coming from Cork City, drive into Midleton Town, drive half way down the Main St, turn left at Connolly St for Tallow (R627) continue out this road for 6 miles this will bring you to Dungourney Village, drive through the village staying on the main Tallow Rd and Leahys Farm is 3 miles from the village on the left hand side.

Directions from Fermoy.

Length of time to drive (30mins) Distance 17miles

Coming from Dublin, drive over the bridge to Brian Boru Square at the traffic lights, turn left for Waterford N72, continue out this road for 3 to 4 miles then take a right turn for Coolagown, drive through the village and continue out this road until you come to a T Junction turn left at the T Junction for Conna, drive through the village of Conna (R628) and turn right for Ballynoe, drive through the village of Ballynoe and continue on this road for 3 miles, you will then come to a main cross roads, turn right for Midleton (R627) and Leahys Farm is 1 mile over this road on the right hand side.

Directions from Youghal

Length of time to drive (30 – 35mins) Distance 20 miles

From Youghal take the N25 towards Cork continue on this road through Killeagh village, then arriving in Castlemartyr, turn right at the traffic lights this will bring you into Mogeely village drive through the village and continue on until you reach Dungourney Village, turn right in Dungourney onto the R627 heading towards Tallow Leahys Farm is 3 miles from Dungourney village on the left hand side.

 

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