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Address: 208 S Great Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773-4816
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+1 781-259-2200
09:00 - 17:00
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Ideal for young children, the animals are always fun to see. Staff are friendly and helpful. Lots of walking so a stroller is recommended for little ones. There are designated... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 January 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ideal for young children, the animals are always fun to see. Staff are friendly and helpful. Lots of walking so a stroller is recommended for little ones. There are designated picnic/snack areas so bring food but please don't feed the animals. There are bathrooms, a nice gift shop, a farm stand and at some times of year a hay ride... More 

Thank E6194BGannem
Arlington, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Drumlin farm is a place with "access to the nature". We enjoy the hikes through the fields and meadows and access to the local farms in the back of the Drumlin Farm. We like to watch the animals, but what is most appealing is the room to roam for the kids. Clean restrooms on site and a cute farm stand.... More 

Thank elinchen2016
boston, ma, usa
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322 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

excellent farm life experience, plenty to see and do, great for kids. visit their website for information about classes, exhibits and demonstrations. good for picnics and nature walks. helpful and informative staff.

Thank Perspectech
Ocala, Florida
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108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I visited with my daughter and grandchildren. The 2.5 year old really enjoyed it. She took me through the chicken house, and the egg sorting. We looked at sheep, goats, a nice barn with a sad pony, and deer. We took a long hike but as we walked farther in the back the trails were filled with water and we... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

enjoyed going to Drumlin farm. This farm is perfect for young children. They have many farm type animals for kids to see. There is also an area to view birds and even owls. There is a barn with bay sheep and a baby goat. We went to the area for deer and did not see any. I thought there was... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Good place to visit with young children. There are animals here that will keep the children's attention.

Thank 12Lynnie
New Jersey
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63 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful working farm and animal sanctuary. There were a lot of kids around but we still had a great time. Took leisurely strolls all around the farm, enjoyed the animals and gardens. We spent about 2.5 hours there and thoroughly enjoyed it. I was so glad we did thin instead of the typical tourist stuff.

Thank da277
Albany, New York
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

This was a great stop over for our kids while visiting Boston. Trails were easy to use and it was small enough for my two kids (3.5 and 6 years old) to walk without too much complaining. Live animals were a real hit, but the thing they enjoyed most was the scavenger hunt and the resulting prize they got to... More 

Thank Bethany M
Boulder, Colorado
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104 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

This is a place that kids can go and see that a pig is not like what is drawn in their little golden book. The cocks crow and the pigs rut in the mud and the sheep smell, and it is a good experience for the little ones. There is a simple hayride. I would not recommend this place for... More 

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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

We've been to Drumlin Farm a few times with young children and I would highly recommend. The farm portion and hay rides are great for the kiddos. The paths are nicely marked and you are never too far from a bathroom. The staff is also quite friendly. It is a great place to meet friends, have a picnic and let... More 

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