Animal Gardens Van Hage

Van Hage Mini Farm at Great Amwell is a fantastic area for families and young children to come and enjoy.

Our FREE Mini Farmyard area includes;

Bantams, Budgerigars, Chickens, Chinchillas, Chipmunks, Cockatiels, Giant and Dwarf Rabbits, Degus, Ducks, Ferrets, Geese, Goats, Guinea Foul, Guinea Pigs, Quail, Peafowl, Pheasants, Pigs, Terrapins and Turkeys.

Animal food is available for 20p between 11am and 4pm (weather permitting), allowing you to feed and get closer to our goats, rabbits, ducks and chickens.

Van Hage is much more than just a garden centre, you can also enjoy many activities throughout the year including the Miniature Steam Railway*, Ventura Wildlife Park*, Circus*, Ice Rink* and Santa’s Grotto*.

When you need to take a break from all the fun and excitement, you can treat yourself to an Afternoon Tea or Kids Meal in our Café. We have a variety of delicious meals, hot drinks and homemade cakes on offer.    

Opening Hours

Weekdays:          9.30am - 5pm 

Sundays             10.30am - 4.00pm

* Please note there may be a chargeable fee for additional activities on site. Our Circus, Ice Rink and Santa's Grotto are only available at certain times of the year, please visit our Events section on our website to check availability.

Otherwise please follow us on facebook here or twitter here to be kept up-to-date on the latest news, special offers and family events and attractions.  

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