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Howell Living History Farm

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Great for kids to experience farm life and activities. Farm animals, crafts, fishing,etc.there... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Lambertville, New Jersey
Great way to teach children how to care for animals

When exploring ideas for 3-5 year olds Howell living farm came up. I took my then 3 year old there... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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70 Woodens Ln, Lambertville, NJ 08530-2504
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great for kids to experience farm life and activities. Farm animals, crafts, fishing,etc.there special events every weekend.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

When exploring ideas for 3-5 year olds Howell living farm came up. I took my then 3 year old there and our visits became a weekly event. Every Saturday they have a hands on demonstration and the hatchery, farm animals and the workers give children...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Howell Living History Farm is fantastically beautiful. I honestly feel transported every single time I am there. Imagine living in the time of Laura Ingalls Wilder from Little House on the Prairie. This is a family-friendly place to go, enjoy a stroll, meet the animals,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ErinnElisabeth
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Anyone with a penchant for agriculture - plants, animals, bees, herbs. Best on a nice day that will allow you to walk/run around and enjoy the open spaces of a neat, well-kept working/re-created farm.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank pizzacr1t1c
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly and knowledgeable here. You can pet pretty much anything that will come close enough to you, which for us was pigs, oxen, horses, one chicken, and a barn cat. The farm is beautiful and makes for a nice afternoon stroll. Can't...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Cheri B
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to take the kids in the fall. Donuts, cider, and pumpkins. Year round place to go and learn/fun

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank wasqaz
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We take our Grandchildren here so much, the period-dressed staff remember their names! From feeding the chickens, to gathering eggs and pumping water for the cattle, it's a great experience for young minds. Depending on the time of year, there are various scheduled activities (usually...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jimrad
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful farm. It takes you back in late 19th century. Lots of activities. Must check activities schedule on website before you plan. Great for kids.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank samkassam9
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Not too many people were visiting on a cold day in February, but several people inside asked if they could answer questions. The place is run by Mercer County and there is publicity material available in an anteroom. (see picture of entrance). An adjoining barn...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank PatentGod
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The Howell Farm is managed by Mercer County, and they do a great job with the place. Always great activities almost year round with focus on major holidays and key farming activities. Usually a different one every Saturday when the farm is open. Start in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank mastiffdad
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9 April 2017|
Response from mastiffdad | Reviewed this property |
yes they are open on the 15th you can see the schedule at their website howellfarm. org And go have fun
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10 October 2015|
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