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Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre

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Great place

Came here and as soon as we arrived we were greeted by a lovely and friendly lady who explained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael B
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A great place to visit

Well worth visiting old machinery as well as heavy horses. Also the carriage ride well worth doing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DougieM29
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Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, is a traditional old working farm museum. Get up & personal with the resident gentle giants, the Clydesdales, learn their history and browse through an extensive museum collection of old working farm machinery and...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ford & Etal Estate Nr Heatherslaw | B6354, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD12 4TR, England
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+44 1890 820601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here and as soon as we arrived we were greeted by a lovely and friendly lady who explained about the place and where to go. As a wheelchair user I was abit worried that I wouldn't be able to get to everywhere, but she...More

Thank Michael B
Viv C, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review and you are quite right always someone around to help. Please come again

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth visiting old machinery as well as heavy horses. Also the carriage ride well worth doing. Will return again soon.

1  Thank DougieM29
Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy to will be back and thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having livd in north northumberland for over 50 years, only just found out about this place! What a miss. I gather it has been here for 6 years - maybe better signage on the road or more leaflets spread further afield (or maybe don't get...More

1  Thank windysideb
Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your response, we are stilllllll waiting for our Brown Signs, but it is proving to be an extremely slow process. Do come and see us again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I saw the signs on the road for here and wondered what it was so came back to our holiday cottage and looked it up - I assumed it was a saddlery or livery yard. Please get a great big sign as too many people...More

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Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I cannot thank you enough for a wonderful review, and was so pleased to read how much you enjoyed your visit. Two things you mentioned of what we are trying to achieve, is that of younger generations learning of how life was before the tractor,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In August we visited my son and family in Northumberland while out on a sight seeing ride we came across Hay Farm where they breed shire horses you just cannot believe the size of these lovely animals we also visited there farm machinery of years...More

Thank Trevor M
Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and please do call in again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having rang your phone which said you were closed Mondays except bank holidays we travelled the 60+ miles from home to visit on August Bank Holiday Monday. We got there to find you closed. VERY DISAPPOINTEDMore

Thank chclark2018
Viv C, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very sorry for your wasted trip and the answer phone should have been switched off for this particular bank holiday. However on our web site it does state that we are closed for the August bank holiday as we have the horses at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely morning here looking at all the magnificent horses and other animals. The museum is very interesting and informative. Cafe provides great value drinks and delicious cakes. Would definitely recommend a visit!

1  Thank EnglishRoseMummy
Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you review and look forward to you visiting again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here while staying at Haggerston Castle and it is so worth visiting if in the area. It was lovely to see and get up close to all the heavy horses, who are all so friendly. Our 3 and 10 year old had a...More

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Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please do come back again with the children.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Hay Farm with my fiance and his parents. Upon arrival we were greeted by a lovely woman who gave us directions of where to go. It doesn't cost anything to get in but they ask for donations into the donation box. We went...More

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Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a day cycle from Wooler and called in at Hay Farm to see the horses. There is so much more to see than we ever imagined. Pigs, ducks, horses, sheep, picnic area and an excellent museum full of agricultural equipment and memorabilia....More

1  Thank Janet T
Viv-MHHA, Owner at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for biking up our big bank to see us, please do drop by again.

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Gem E
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Response from Viv-MHHA | Property representative |
Hi your family dog is very welcome important part of the family
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conga63
17 January 2018|
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Response from Viv C | Property representative |
Hi thank you for your question, we make no charge however, we do ask if you would consider a donation.
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Brenda W
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Response from Jambungo | Reviewed this property |
No you can't, but you can see them in their stalls.
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