Gorgie City Farm

Parks & Gardens

51 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH11 2LA

    Gorgie City Farm is Edinburgh's working small holding in the city. With a range of farm animals and pets, as well as a variety of gardens, it's a fun place to visit and learn. Entry is free- though we appreciate donations very much!!

    Please contact us directly for more Information on services such as Birthday  Parties, Young Farmers Club or Farmers Helpers Workshops, Mobile Pet Therapy, Small Animal Boarding, Macs Munchkins Parent and Toddler Group, Volunteering opportunites [please note very oversubscribed especially in animal work areas], School and College Work Experience and much more!
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Farm Opening Times 2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Open 9:30-4:30 April through October and 9:30-4:00 November through March.
    Farm cafe opens 10am- 4pm

    Catering

    • Shop Produce Stall open when manned by volunteers. Please ask general staff outwith this for eg eggs, animal feeding, etc..
    • Vegetarian
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Tea & Coffee Available

    Domestic

    • Toilets Including disabled facilities on main farm and at pet lodge.
    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Location

    • City Centre

    Transport

    • Parking
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • On Public Transport Route Lothian Buses 1,2,3,25,33 and First 27,28 directly outside; Lothian 4,44,34,35 and First 44 close by.
    • Cycle Rack
    • Disabled Parking

    Children

    • Children's Club Term- time weekends and holiday weekdays for 8-12 y.o.. Booking/ Signing up essential! Limited spaces.
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Facilities

    • Smoking Restricted
    • Disabled Access Be aware some of site is cobbled. Please ask if assistance is required re slopes etc.
    • Picnic Area

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Groups Welcome
    • Children Welcome

    Public Transport Directions

    Lothian Buses 1,2,3,25,33 and First 27,28 directly outside; Lothian 4,44,34,35 and First 44 close by.

    Haymarket Railway Station is 10-15 minutes walking distance or jump on most of the above buses

    From out of town take the A71 from the city bypass and head into the city.

    Please note parking is very limited.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Access to Public Areas (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to :
      • a public toilet
      • a public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair

    General

    • Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility
    • There is a visual alarm system
    • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for visitors with limited mobility
      • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for wheelchair users
      • some routes
    • There is an audible alarm system

    Staff

    • Staff who have contact with visitors have disability awareness training

    Cafeteria / Restaurant

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to the :
      • cafeteria

    Parking

    • Parking provided for visitors
      • Parking on site
    • The route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is :
      • flat, ie. without steps
    • There is a drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Food & Drink offer

    Gorgie Farm Sweet and Spiced Green Tomato Chutney  
    £3.50 each or 2 for £6.
    Grown on the Farm and prepared in the cafe.
    Available from our cafe.

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