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083 8488142

Leahy's Open Farm, Dungourney, Midleton, Co Cork.

School Tours

We are open for school tours/group bookings from 9am

For the Best School tour experience

We are based in Dungourney, near Midleton in East Cork. We have been providing School Tour trips around our farm for the last 20 years. Our farm is educational adventurous and seriously fun for school groups.

We provide fully guided tours and we offer the children hands on work with feeding the animals as well as interesting little stories about old machines and contraptions around the museums.

We have indoor and outdoor play areas, Climbing Frame, Adventure Trail and a Crazy Golf course, we also have a large maze, pedal go-karts, a huge selection of animals and lots more, we also have a large coffee shop where the group can sit and eat their packed lunch or we can provide a hot lunch.
We have a souvenir gift shop, if required by the school.
Experience a 100 year old dwelling house on a working farm and see the farm machinery operated at this time.

Historical and Educatinal Aspects

  • See the tradesmen tools, blacksmiths forge, carpenters workshop etc
  • Horse drawn machinery and the first means of public transport used in Ireland
  • See the Old Irish Crannog.

Involvement and Enjoyment

Children will help to feed a huge variety of animals i.e. Hens, Ducks, Alpaca, Camel etc

  • Play with the rabbits and mice.
  • Touch and maybe even hold the snake.
  • Feed the marmoset monkeys their lunch.
  • Our large maze is a real challenge to all the kids and teachers can try to find their way around too.
  • New to the farm this year, we have quad and barrel train rides for the kids, this is serious fun for all ages.

The prices per child are €8.50 and one adult with every ten children would be free, we offer complimentary tea and scones to all free adult in the group and your bus driver is also looked after in the same way.
For Pre Schools the prices are the same but there is one adult in every five children free.
The food prices are €4.50 per child (optional).

We would love to hear from you, if you have any queries regarding any aspect of our school tour package please give us a ring on 021 4668461/083 8488142 or drop us an email at info@leahysopenfarm.ie
We guarantee you a fun and exciting day out hassle free and we also guarantee the kids will have the best day ever.  We have a lot more to offer than just a pet farm.