28 February 2020
Animal of the Week

Our animal of the week is ….. Roddy, our handsome ram.

•Roddy is our handsome Texel ram here at Acorn Farm.
•He is 4 years old.
•He loves to make lots of noise.

Did you know?
– Texel sheep have no wool on their heads or their legs.
– They a breed of domestic sheep from the Netherlands.
– They are usually a white/brown colour.
– There breed size is usually medium to large.
– Texel sheep are strong and hardy.

1 February 2020
February Activities

Every weekend in February we will have our small animal petting sessions taking place between 11:00am and 3:00pm every half an hour, except 1:30pm. As well as our petting sessions we will have our horse rides taking place between 1:30pm and 3:00pm. Please remember to purchase your tickets when paying for entry onto the farm.

30 January 2020

Our amazing Kathy gave birth to 7 piglets on Monday 27th January 2020, both mum and piglets are doing great! We are hoping that Kathy will make an appearance with them in a few days to introduce them to everyone 💕

Opening Times

10am – 4pm (7 days a week)

Sorry no dogs allowed [except for assistance dogs]

Oak Tree Cafe (cafe only!)


Mar – Sept:
Hot food served until 3:45pm

Oct – Feb:
Hot food served until 2:45pm


Mar – Sep:
Hot food served until 3:45pm

Oct – Feb:
Hot food served until 2:45pm

Oct/Feb half term holidays:

Hot food served until 3:45pm

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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence


Acorn Farm, Depot Road, Kirkby, Knowsley, L33 3AR

The X3 (stops on Woodward Road), 97A and 98A (stops on Acornfield Road) bus routes come closest to the farm; please go to for details.

Admission Prices

Adults: £3.00
Children (1-16 years old):£2.00
Under 12 months: Free of charge

Groups of 15 people or more must prebook a guided tour for which there is an additional charge. Click here to contact us.