Due to lockdown regulations the farm is now closed until restrictions are lifted

  • Why not adopt an animal?

    If you would like to support the farm why not adopt an animal ? Please head on over to our adoptions page

  • Adopt an Animal!

    Looking for an unusual and memorable gift? Well, we’ve got the perfect present for animal lovers...adopt an animal!

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  • The Farmer’s Hut

    Grab a bite to eat at our newly refurbished cafe! We have put together a tasty family friendly menu suitable for all budgets and have started to offer children’s party options.

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The Farmers Hut Café

is still open for takeaway food

And you can still order on Uber Eats ➤ and Just Eat ➤ at the following times:
Monday -Wednesday:  Closed  Thursday/Friday 9am - 3pm, Saturday/Sunday:  9am - 4pm  

COVID-19 Update

Please note due to COVID-19 restrictions and local government guidelines, the farm is now closed to visitors until further notice. You can still order takeaway food from our cafe via uber or just eats.

Hopefully we can re-open soon, Stay safe everyone.

animal adoptions

For a small annual charge, our Animal Adoption Packages help contribute towards looking after our animals, their feed and the costs involved in the daily running of the farm.

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Birthday Parties

A birthday party at Gorse Hill City Farm is a fun filled experience for all to enjoy. Choose from 3 different packages which can be completley tailored to suit your needs to ensure a perfect birthday party.

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Grab a bite to eat

Our team have put together a tasty family friendly menu suitable for all budgets and has started to offer children’s party options, some of which include activities on the farm.

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Our Story

Back in 1985, the idea of a city farm was created by a group of 30 city residents who had taken on the managment of the overgrown allotments that was once stood on site.

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Please Support Us

Gorse Hill City Farm is unfortunately losing council funding.
You can support us by donation, becoming a member or adopting an animal.

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Finding Us

Gorse Hill City Farm
Anstey Lane, Leicester, LE4 0FJ

Get in touch

T: 0116 253 7582

E: enquiries@gorsehillcityfarm.org.uk 

Opening Times

We are open everyday of the year except Christmas Day

April to October: 10am-4.30pm
November to March: 10am-4.00pm

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