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Birthday Parties at Tweddle Children's Animal Farm

Birthday Parties at Tweddle Children's Animal Farm 

Bursting with Animal Fantasticness!

We offer great Birthday Party Packages:

Start Times    10.30AM / 1.30PM / 4.30PM

Birthday Parties must be pre-booked – (50% Deposit is due on booking.  The remainder is due 2 days before the party)

Minimum – 10 children - for latest prices see

Price includes:

Admission to farm

Use of party area for 2 hrs.

Party Tea 

Party Bag

Tractor ride (weather permitting)

 Animal Feed

Free Adults

Phone Denise on 0191 5863311 for more details or to make a booking.

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Much more than just a farm!

 A thrilling day out for the whole family, a visit will fill you with smiles. With indoor and outdoor play areas, pedal go-kart tracks, crazy golf and loads more activities kids will love and an excellent variety of animals that will make any young face light up.

You can tour the farm and meet the animals here

Seasonal Events Including:

Santa's Special Grotto at Christmas

Easter Extravaganza

Halloween Activities

Teddy Bear's Picnics

School Groups

We cater for schools, nurseries, mother/toddler groups, childminders and other large groups.  Please phone Denise on 0191 5863311 for more details and details of discounts available.

Cafe & Picnic Areas 

You'll find plenty of picnic areas around the farm - both inside and outside.  We also have a tea room serving an extensive menu. 

Gift Shop

Why not visit our well-stocked gift shop for souvenirs, toys, ice creams, sweets, and drinks.

A great day out for all the family
Tweddle Farm is bursting with Animal Fantasticness, so why not come along today and see for yourself. 

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Tweddle Children's Animal Farm
Fillpoke Lane
Blackhall Colliery
TS27 4BT
The farm has excellent access via the A1 and the A19.
A1 Directions
Leave the A1 at Junction 61. At the top of the slip road you will come to a roundabout. Turn right towards Bowburn A177. Stay on this road until you see a sign for the A181, located in Shincliffe village. Turn right here, then stay on this road. You will eventually come to a village signposted Castle Eden. Drive through this until you see a sign for Blackhall Colliery B1281. Turn left onto this road, stay on it and you will soon see a sign guiding you to us.
A19 Directions
Take the A181 junction off the A19 for Castle Eden, follow the signs to Black Hall Colliery and Tweddle Animal Farm (Brown Tourist Signs)


Tweddle Farm, Fillpoke Lane, Blackhall Colliery, Co Durham, TS27 4BT

12.89 miles     0191 586 3311    

hosting a Haunted House Party

hosting a Haunted House Party

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Halloween Recipes

Halloween Recipes

Halloween is the perfect time of year to get creative in the kitchen and making food scarily fun! Whether you want to jazz up a slice of cheese on toast or go full out for a party with spooky drinks and disgusting nibbles we have some great Halloween recipes for you right here. The kids will love getting involved - or have a surprise goulish meal!!