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St Werburghs City Farm

The Barn at Boiling Wells

St Werburghs City Farm, Watercress Rd, St Werburghs, Bristol, BS2 9YJ Tel: 0117 942 8241 email: office@swcityfarm.co.uk website: website

St Werburghs City Farm is a green oasis in the heart of Bristol. Entry to the farm is free so anyone can experience first hand contact with the natural world. On the farm there is a range of livestock, a community garden, an adventure playground and a friendly cafe. We also have the Boiling Wells Project which is a 3 acre environmental conservation site on Boiling Wells Lane.

The Farm offers lots of services including:

Farm Animals: free entry to the working livestock farm and gardens, open every day of the year (including Christmas and New Year!). Contact our livestock manager if you would like:

  • a guided tour
  • to arrange an educational session
  • to hire an incubator with eggs to hatch

Horticultural training for adults with learning disabilities. This group help to maintain the community gardens and the flower beds around the farm and grow plants and produce for sale.

Primary School Services: educational sessions can be run at our Boiling Wells Site, involving: natural/traditional crafts, storytelling, bushcraft skills, and heritage and sensory trails. Please contact us for details.

Youth Services include: projects for referrals and alternative curriculum groups, holiday schemes, taster days, outreach and a weekly youth club.

A Community Building, which is used for Farm activities and can be hired 7 days/week, 9 - 5pm @ 10/hour.

Our Larch Barn and Boiling Wells Site can also be hired (currently under review)

Training and volunteering opportunities for individuals and groups, voluntary conservation days at Boiling Wells. Helping with workshops and community events.

Cafe, offering wholesome foods

Community events which may include a Summer Fair, Apple Day, Wassail, May Day and other traditional seasonal events check the calendar for details.

When is it open?

The farm site is open every day of the year including all bank holidays. Summer 9am to 5pm Winter 9am to 4pm

The Boiling Wells Project is only opened during service provision, by arrangement or during seasonal events (contact us to find out more)

The farm cafe is open everyday except Tuesday serving lovely local and organic foods.

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