AboutThe new look Highfields Happy Hens is a truly unique open farm experience for all ages, set within the beautiful South Derbyshire countryside. Feed the animals, have fun in one of the play areas and collect eggs to take home, or take a walk off the beaten track on our Nature Trail. Highfields is a special farm, it provides training for young people with Special needs, the hens, sheep and cows are part of the therapy of love and understanding. Our customers make it all possible by buying our produce - all are welcome to look around and see how good food should be produced. Birthday parties and group visits by arrangements.
Happy Hens Farm Shop
Farm Shop selling a variety of home grown and local produce including free range eggs, meat, vegetables, jams, pickles, chutneys and honey. Collect your own eggs from the open farm. Home made cakes are also available from the tea room.
Why not stop off at our cosy Tea Room serving a selection of hot and cold drinks, light lunches and delicious homemade cakes! We support 'Fair Trade' and local business and where possible use 'Fair Trade' and local produce.
Individual per person aged 2 and over : March - October £5.50 November February - £4.50;
Family Ticket:- 2 adults & 2 children:- £18.00
Parent & Toddler days - Every Tuesday During Term Time, Just £2.50 each - under 2's Free
(Every adult must be accompanied by a toddler to qualify!)
OPEN FARM EXTRAS
Tractor & Trailer Ride:- £1.00 per person
(Runs Saturdays & School Holidays Only)
Animal Feed: £0.50
Crazy Golf: £1.00
Booking & Payment Details
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Accepts groups
- Coach parties accepted
- Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
- Gift shop
- Public toilets
- Smoking not allowed
- Baby changing facilities
- Children welcome
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Free Parking
Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities
- Facilities for conferencing
- Facilities for corporate hospitality
- Facilities for educational visits
- Facilities for groups
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Wheelchairs available
* Open all year round. Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day
Map & Directions
Highfields Farm is located in the village of Etwall near Derby, just off the A50, the main M1/M6 link. At the roundabout on the Derby side of Etwall, turn onto Heage Lane (junction with Seven Wells pub, signposted to Radbourne). After half a mile you will go under a railway bridge - turn into the second farm drive on the left, and follow the signs for Highfields Happy Hens.
Accessible by Public Transport: Willington station is 4 miles away.