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Jersey Barnyard

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Address: La Grange, TX
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+1 800-382-2880
13:00 - 18:00
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Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:00

Working dairy and farm which hosts tours and has a petting area.

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A must if you have childern

Great place to see where you get your milk from. You get to milk a cow! You can see lots of animal and take a hey ride to the cows. They also have a great gift store! A must do

Reviewed 11 December 2016
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Brussels, Belgium
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128 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great place to see where you get your milk from. You get to milk a cow! You can see lots of animal and take a hey ride to the cows. They also have a great gift store! A must do

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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542 reviews
306 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a great experience for people that arent used to farm life or living in the country. You can do a guided tour for $10pp that includes a hayride and milking a cow (if you want to) or you can pay $5pp and have a look around yourself. You get a map and an information guide. If you go... More 

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Round Top, Texas
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37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

What does Blue Bell Ice Cream and Jersey Barnyard have in common? Belle the cow from the Blue Bell commercials. Not sure if she is still there, but there are plenty of other cows and calves; you can even feed the calves milk from a bottle. The Barnyard has special events during the year - hay rides in the fall,... More 

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TheJerseyBarnyard, Owner at Jersey Barnyard, responded to this review

Thank you for the enthusiastic review! We do still have a Belle on our farm. Over the years three different cows were used as Belle, with JimgleBelle being the spokes is for the longest period of time. Some commercials call for several of our cows so many have been stars!! More 

La Grange, Texas
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Facility needs to be cleaned up. Lots of junk sitting around, such as a broken down lawn mower. Owners need to clean up the place!

2 Thank Progolfer2
TheJerseyBarnyard, Owner at Jersey Barnyard, responded to this review

Agreed! I think its been awhile since you've been here because that mower has been gone for a couple of months. We had a lot of things pulled out so we could haul it off. We were also having a chute repaired and moved some things away so it could get worked on. I'm guessing that was when you were... More 

Fairfield, Texas
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66 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We drove 2 1/2 hours to La Grange. When we arrived at the barnyard, was so sure my two grandkids and hubby would look at me.....and ask me what was I thinking!! We were the only visitors. The place looks a little rundown, but then it is a working jersey milking farm. We took the tour so my city grandkids... More 

1 Thank Sherri O
TheJerseyBarnyard, Owner at Jersey Barnyard, responded to this review

We are so glad you visited our farm and said we were worth the drive! We are working on plans for new pens and its taking longer than I want it to. We recently built new bathrooms and a new A/C unit for the facility. Very important for this Texas heat! You are right, we are a working farm and... More 

Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We had a great time at Jersey barnyard and will be back! The farm was clean (for a farm), organized, and the animals well taken care of. The kids and I loved feeding the ducks, rabbits, goats and mostly the baby calves! It was worth the extra $2/ bottle. We did the guided tour with a hayride and opportunity to... More 

1 Thank lisoocha
TheJerseyBarnyard, Owner at Jersey Barnyard, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting out farm! We are so glad you had such a great experience here and we look forward to your return visit!! More 

Argyle, Texas
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538 reviews
140 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We may have been the only people there without children but I had as much fun as any kid! I love animals and I could have fed those goats from my hand all day long. (Believe me, they would have been up for it.) It was a joy to give a bottle of milk to a perfect angel-faced brown calf.... More 

1 Thank ILoveTexas
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

I was excited to check this place out! We opted for the self guided tour & they give you a map. You have the option to buy food for the different animal to feed & get a close encounter. I fed ducks, bunnies, Guinea birds, and of course the Jersey calves! Such a fun experience, with animals everywhere! This cute... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We were passing through en route from New Orleans to New Braunfels, and stopped off at the Jersey Barnyard for a couple of hours. The farm was easy to find, just off a main road in La Grange. First we cooled off with ice cream as we looked around the gift shop. We were hoping to take the guided tour... More 

Thank Aubre H
Waco, Texas
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The Barnyard is definitely worth a stop if you are going by, but I would not make the 2 hour trip for this again on its own. 1/2 of the tour is the farm animals which are located around the "store" (donkeys, shetland pony, chickens, pigs, ducks, turkeys, calves and goats). If you pay for the tour, you get food... More 

1 Thank Lisa H
TheJerseyBarnyard, Owner at Jersey Barnyard, responded to this review

I am so glad you came to visit our farm!! We, too, are disappointed that happened to you. :( I am not sure what the egg situation was that morning but I would like to note that we make all efforts to take care of all our repeating customers and new customers the best we can. This time of year... More 

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