WELCOME

Welcome to the Hope Nature Centre, a fun family day out, set in 15 acres of Southwick Country Park near Trowbridge. Come and join us for a spot of Breakfast or Lunch in our Cafe, before exploring our Animal Park. Come and see a variety of animals including; Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Donkeys and much more. Open 7 days a week including Bank Holidays.

Location

Southwick Country Park

Frome Road

Southwick

Wiltshire

BA14 9QD

OPENING HOURS

ANIMAL PARK

10:00 – 16:00

LAST ENTRY AT 15:30

CAFE

09:00 – 16:30

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION 

At Hope Nature Centre, we want to make sure you have an enjoyable and safe day with us. We have a variety of safety measures in place to ensure that our visitors and staff will have an enjoyable visit. Please read more information on our Coronavirus Status Page.

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OUR LATEST NEWS

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Visit Hope Nature Centre this Halloween season for our Trick or Treat Trail Event

visit hope nature centre this halloween season for our trick or treat trail & more!We can look forward to crisp leaves, cooler days, and of course, brewing a potion this October! From Friday 2nd October through to Sunday 1st November, you can visit our Animal Park...

Hope Nature Centre Wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award

hope nature centre signs up to eat out to help our scheme. Hope Nature Centre has revealed that it has been recognized as a 2020 Travelers’ Choice award-winner for visitor attractions in the UK. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused...

Hope Nature Centre signs up to ‘Eat Out To Help Out’ Scheme

Hope Nature Centre is excited to announce that the Cafe will be part of the EAT OUT TO HELP OUT scheme created by the Government. Visitors to our Cafe can enjoy this scheme from August 3rd to 31st, on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays. The offer entitles you to 50% off your bill, up to a maximum discount of £10 per person. Keep an eye on our social media channels and on our website for more details closer to the time. 

Thank You from the Hope Nature Centre Team

thank you from the hope nature centre team It has been a bit of a roller coaster of emotions this week, but we wanted to say a huge thank you from all the team here at Hope Nature Centre for your support and donations. It has made a bad situation far easier seeing the...

Unnecessary vandalism causes heartache for Hope Nature Centre

unnecessary vandalism causes heartache for hope nature centre On the morning of the 29th June, Hope Nature Centre was victim to vandals. As well as damage caused around the park, they also put the lives of our three Dexter Cows at risk by damaging our perimeter fence...

Hope Nature Centre Animal Park NOW RE-OPEN!

WE'RE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE HOPE NATURE CENTRE HAS RE-OPENED!Following the latest government guidance, we are delighted to be able to open our Animal Park to visitors again! We've got some important information detailed below, so you can understand how we'll be managing...

NOMINATE FAIRFIELD FARM TRUST FOR A MOVEMENT FOR GOOD AWARD 2020

NOMINATE FAIRFIELD FARM TRUST FOR A MOVEMENT FOR GOOD AWARD 2020We need your help! Your nomination really counts. £1,000 could make a real difference to the work Fairfield Farm Trust can do at Hope Nature Centre. To nominate us for a Ecclesiastical Movement for Good...

Hope Nature Centre launches#HelpHope Campaign

Thank you to everyone who’s been following our Animal Park updates over the past few weeks, we hope you’ve been enjoying them!

STUDENTS HAVING ‘SERIOUS FUN’ SELLING ODD SOCKS FOR DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS DAY 2020

Students at Fairfield Farm College are having some ‘serious fun’ selling odd socks for Down Syndrome Awareness Day 2020.

Join us this half term for a whole host of exciting activities!

Half term is just around the corner, and we are practically fizzing with excitement. We’ve got loads of exciting events upcoming which are sure to entertain your little ones.

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ADULT TICKET – £5.95

CHILD TICKET – £4.95

SENIOR – £4.95 

FAMILY TICKET – £18.95

UNDER 2’S ARE FREE TO ENTER OUR ANIMAL PARK

OCTOBER 2ND - NOVEMBER 1ST 2020

Join us in our Animal Park, as our resident Witch is trying to brew a potion and needs your help to find all the missing ingredients!

OCTOBER 24TH  - NOVEMBER 1ST 2020

This Half Term, we’ve got a whole host of exciting Animal Experiences for you to enjoy. From our Goat Walks to our Animal Feeding experience!

SELECTED DATES IN NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 2020

Get ready for our special new event, A VERY MAGICAL CHRISTMAST AT HOPE NATURE CENTRE. Hop aboard the Snowflake Express, and enjoy a ride around our Animal Park, before stepping through the doors of the Toy Workshop. Here you will have your very own ‘meet and greet’ with Santa or Mrs Claus.

All children will get a present, and after your visit, you can enjoy the rest of the Animal Park. Adult tickets also include a hot chocolate and mince pie.

Tickets are limited and must be pre-booked in advance.

ANIMAL PARK

Our Animal Park is set in 15 acres of the Southwick Country Park. Come and visit our animals including; Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Donkeys and much more.

CAFE

Our Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, snacks, hot drinks and a range of homemade cakes. We guarantee you'll always find something to tempt you.

UPCOMING EVENTS

We host a whole range of events in our Animal Park throughout the year. From Fun Days to Goat Walks, there's always something exciting happening.

OUR CHARITY

Hope Nature Centre is part of the Fairfield Farm Trust, which encompasses Fairfield Farm College in Dilton Marsh. The aims of Fairfield Farm Trust is to provide young adults with learning difficulties an opportunity to learn new skills to help secure employment.