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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Farm, next open Mon 1 Jan - Sat 31 Mar 2018, £1-£2


Education Officer

0116 253 7582


Anstey Lane,


The farm is open every day of the year! So, whether you want to stroke a rare breed sheep, feed the animals, take a leisurely stroll round the farm, have a picnic, children play in the play area, or enjoy the sights & sounds of the farm, you know where to come!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsPushchairs availableFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled access

Audio trail available

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Mon 1 Jan - Sat 31 Mar 2018 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 16:00
Sun 1 Apr - Wed 31 Oct 2018 Mon - Tue 10:00 to 16:30 | Wed - Thu 10:00 to 16:00 | Fri - Sun 10:00 to 16:30
Thu 1 Nov 2018 - Sun 31 Mar 2019 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 16:00
Last admission 30 minutes before closing


Adults £2.00

Children £1.00

Also at this Venue


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Audio trail available

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls



See location of Gorse Hill City Farm on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 568067  Lat: 52.65506 Long: -1.16175

Off Anstey Lane (B5327) - 1.5 miles north west of the city centre. Take the 74 from the Haymarket Bus Station. The farm is situated next to English Martyrs RC School on Anstey Lane.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3.2 km from Leicester station