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Welcome to
Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm

Book now for Back2School Fun, we're the perfect family day out attraction in Salisbury, Wiltshire!

Entry is currently just £3 child and £5 adult (under 2s go FREE!)

Welcome to our Family Farm. We first opened our beautiful Wiltshire farm to the public over 36 years ago as a Rare Breeds Survival Trust approved farm, as one of the first in the country. We are open all year round, welcoming guests from all over the world, with the added bonus of our stunning English Vineyards, Bluestone, planted in 2016, PLUS we have our very own on-site accommodation in our farmhouse, Stonehenge Hostel, which comprises of 14 bedrooms with 70 beds (all bunks), so we have something that will suit all areas, ages and interests

Opening Hours 

Cafe - 8am - 5:30pm

(Please note that if it's quieter, our kitchen may close early. If you are looking to eat with us later in the afternoon, please call ahead on 01980 629438 to check!)

Farm - 10am - 6pm

Current Activity Timetable until 20th October

Join us on the farm for a jam packed schedule of daily activities, feed the animals, watch our Pig Races, take part in Guinea Pig Fishing, feed the Ducks, get hands-on with Animal Encounters, meet all our cute new baby animals, go KuneKune Fishing & learn all about the rare breeds. Recharge in the cafe with a tasty treat and drink, then wear the kids out in our 4 play areas including our soft play barn!

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Monday 4th September - Friday 20th October

Child £3

Adult £5

Under 2s FREE



We also have great-value Annual Passes, which are valid for a full year from purchase date, the ideal gift, for unlimited access to the farm.

UPGRADE your Day Pass to an Annual Pass on the day of your visit and we will REFUND your Day Pass against the cost of an Annual Pass!

Adult Annual Pass: £70 | Child Annual Pass: £60 | Under 2's FREE, until their second birthday.


Our great value pass admits 1 adult and up to 4 children (under 2’s go FREE so they do not count as a child).

You can add additional people onto the pass for just £25 per child and just £30 per adult.


Our great value pass admits 2 adults and 2 children (under 2’s go FREE until their second birthday).

You can add additional people onto the pass for just £25 per child and just £30 per adult.

What the pass includes:
- Unlimited entry to the farm for an entire year
- 10% off animal feed purchases
- 20% off alpaca Walks
- 10% off birthday parties
- First access & 10% of all of our exciting events!

If you would like to pay monthly, please email

Pass Terms and Conditions:

- If you were to lose/misplace your pass it will be a £5 fee for a new card.
- Only one family per day is allowed to use the pass.
- Cards with a named person must only be used by that person as they are non-transferable.
- The person who is using the pass for the day will get asked for ID to prove they are serving, or the named person on the card, so please do expect them to be checked and ensure the person with the card is aware of this.

Essential Companion Ticket (Formerly free Carer ticket)

UPDATED POLICY - You are only eligible for this if you are visiting in a working capacity with the person you care for. Please bring carer status evidence (We will only accept your company's Photo ID Card) on the date of visit to ensure you receive your free admission. If you are unable to provide this on entry, we will not be able to grant you free entry.

Opening Times Listed Below

Farm Opening Times

10am-6pm Every Day Book online in advance or just pay on the door on the day of your visit!

Café Opening Times

8am-5:30pm (Please note, if it is quiet, our kitchen may close early, please call ahead to check!) Every Day Walk in's welcome, no need to pay admission

A bit more about us....

Come and enjoy the great outdoors and explore over 40 acres of stunning Wiltshire countryside, woodlands & vineyards, as well as our on-site shop, cafe & restaurant!
Admire our fabulous Rare Breeds Survival Trust approved farm and meet our fine-examples of British Rare Breeds and their farmyard friends, some old familiar faces and some brand new arrivals!

As well as our animals, we also have lots of outdoor play areas too, including our zip wire, swings, sandpit, climbing frame, treehouse, slides & more! Throughout your day we have fantastic seasonal farm-related animal activities, including: animal encounters, duck and geese feed pig races and MORE.....and you can even buy animal food in our farm shop to use during your visit too! As if that wasn't enough, we now also have our very own nursery on-site too, for a natural-learning journey! Brambles Outdoor Nursery, is a multi-award winning Ofsted registered nursery group, with four settings, nestled within the beautiful Wiltshire Countryside. Providing a fantastic, outdoor enviroment that allows children to take the lead. For nursery enquiries, please contact Brambles directly by emailing: or call 01980 671 417. We are so thankful that because of our close proximity to the amazing and iconic English Heritage Site of Stonehenge, that we have people coming to visit us from all over the world!

Bluestone Vineyards

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