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Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary

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8005 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33635-9709
+1 813-855-8992
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Great time with kids

Fall Festival! We had an amazing time there. There were a Lot of kids playing, petting animals and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Curitiba, PR
via mobile
Not just for pony rides!

We came here to initially take my daughter on a pony ride...as I found this destination in a Google... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Palm Harbor, Florida
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Animal sanctuary with exotic and livestock species. Farm animals ,exotics, pony rides ,train rides, hayrides, horseback riding all in a farm setting. We are open Thurs-Sunday, please note we are closed Mon-Wed.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8005 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33635-9709
+1 813-855-8992
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fall Festival! We had an amazing time there. There were a Lot of kids playing, petting animals and horse riding. There are two little trains for kids under 5 years old. All the rides were free for 12 dollars entrance tickets. The place is week...More

Thank MelBr75
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We came here to initially take my daughter on a pony ride...as I found this destination in a Google search for just that...but what we found here was soooo much more than just that!!! I didn't see the Animal Sanctuary part of the name initially,...More

Thank 57HeavenAirbrush
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My kids wanted to see some animals but I didn't want to spend zoo prices so I found this place. So much fun and the kids loved it. They loved being able to walk a goat. We were there 2 hours and could have spent...More

Thank carrielynn12983
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This place was great!!! We came here with our 2 1/2 year old daughter. She loved everything about it! They have a play area for children with picnic tables and activities for kids of all ages. There is a small snack stand with light snacks...More

Thank Mdwaugh2001
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The horses are healthy and well cared for and our guides were very friendly. After a very nice ride, we went to the sanctuary and it is a really special place. We casually strolled the property and probably spent at least an hour or more...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This wonderful place thrilled and educated my 30 excited 1st Graders about all of the different animals on the property. We had a train ride, a pony ride and lots of hands-on interaction with many animals. The habitats were all clean and spacious, with plenty...More

1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Last week while visiting the Tampa area we took our 5 year old to Horse Power for Kids and it was easily the best decision of our vacation. He had a wonderful time and so did we. Pros: It's inexpensive. $7 a person, you can't...More

3  Thank 15MoreMinutes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

At first I thought it might be mediocre, but I was wrong! This place is awesome for kids and my very busy 2 year old was engaged and interested the entire time! The adults were entertained as well. Way better than a zoo! You can...More

1  Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We had a birthday party at Horsepower for Kids and the kids had a wonderful time. The animals are well cared for and the environment is clean, considering it is a farm. We'll be back again and again.

1  Thank foursportskids
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Had such a great time here! Attended with a family of 6 (4 adults, 2 toddlers). Of course this place is geared more towards kids but adults can still have a good time wandering the grounds and seeing all the animals. The place is way...More

2  Thank Bernie C
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14 June 2017|
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Response from ARMANDO12345TAMPA | Property representative |
No im sorry we dont have wheelchairs
23 October 2015|
Response from A S | Reviewed this property |
NO food that I remember. But I believe you are welcome to bring a picnic lunch. May want to call to be sure. :)
12 September 2015|
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Response from Andi L | Reviewed this property |
Any age can visit! They've got a train and petting zoo for the little ones and lots of animals all around to see!