Penny Farm

Free Entry
Preston New Road,
Blackpool, FY4 5JS,

Open Wednesday, weekends and Bank Holidays all year round. Opening hours: 11am to 4pm.

Preston New Road,
Blackpool, FY4 5JS,
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Open Wednesdays, Bank Holidays and weekends.
Opening Hours: 11am - 4pm

Penny Farm, our centre in Lancashire, is located near to Blackpool and is a great day out for all the family. We are open all year (on Wednesdays, Bank Holidays and weekends) and have a packed programme of events during school holidays.

Things to do at Penny Farm

grey pony in a field
Meet the horses

Penny Farm is home to over 60 horses at any one time. You can walk around the undercover barn area and find out about the ponies undergoing rehabilitation.

Guided tours from our team of volunteers are also available.

a display of cakes and tea
Have a bite to eat

Join us in our coffee shop for drinks and snacks and our famous homemade cakes. The cafe is open 11am-4pm on Wednesdays, weekends and Bank Holidays.

Afternoon Tea is also available (pre-booking required).

a series of paddocks with horses
Enjoy a farm walk

Come and explore the farm with 'Dale's Trails'. You can choose from one of two routes around the farm and complete a fun activity trail.

You will be able to see our horses and ponies relaxing in the fields as well as learn about our farm environment and the wild birds and animals who live here.

newly married couple enjoying a beautiful view
Celebrate with us

Every September we host our Grand Open Day. There will be fairground rides, demonstrations, a parade of our horses and ponies, games and competitions.

Check the Events page for details and watch our notice boards and Facebook page for news about what other events are planned at Penny Farm.

children doing crafts at a party
Looking for children’s party ideas?

Our tailored parties start with a guided tour, so that you can meet the horses and ponies before a lovely lunch and a chance to groom one of our ponies.

Contact Zoe, our Centre Promotions Officer, by phoning +44 (0)1253 766983 or by emailing

child with hobby horse doing horse jumps
Private hire

Our well-equipped meeting room is available for private hire. We can also provide refreshments.

Contact Zoe, our Centre Promotions Officer, by phoning +44 (0)1253 766983 or by emailing

  • Wheelchair access
  • Dog Friendly
  • FREE to visit
  • Indoor Stables
  • Fresh Food
  • Educational displays

We had a lovely day and lots of fun at Penny Farm Family fun day today. Thank you to everyone there for all you do for the horses and ponies, it’s a very special place.


Great place to visit. All their events are very well organised.


Highly recommended - staff are really friendly, lovely horses and ponies very friendly and cafe sells beautiful snacks and cakes. Well worth a visit.



The entrance to Penny Farm is situated on the A583, Preston New Road, near Peel Corner, Blackpool, FY4 5JS. Follow the brown tourist signs from the M55.


Wednesdays, Bank Holidays and weekends. 11am - 4pm

01253 766983

Entry to the farm is free, but donations are always welcome :)

Sponsor a Stableyard - from as little as £5.00 a month.

Upcoming Events

Penny Farm Christmas Fair
01 Dec

Penny Farm Christmas Fair

Fun-filled Christmas event for all the family – donkey rides, stalls, games & craft plus lots of Christmas treats in our pop up coffee shop (including fresh turkey rolls and special Christmas-themed cakes!). We will have carol singers from local schools, a visit from Santa and of course the Penny Farm Pony Panto – details […]

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