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Visiting The Farm

Family visit at pumpkin harvest
Get ready for Halloween with a farm pumpkin

Visitor Safety Measures
Groups of up to 6 people, inclusive of toddlers, can book a free visit to the farm (babies are counted as 1 with parent).

On arrival, you will be welcomed at the door by a staff member who will review health and safety precautions with you, including hand washing & toilet facilities. Health & Safety notices are posted around the farm for your advice & guidance.

We ask that you do not touch the animals at all. We regret that visitors are unable to come inside any of our buildings. Whilst you are at the farm, there may be other volunteers or groups of children. Please take responsibility for maintaining proper social distancing.  

Providing a safe and welcoming space is our priority. If you would like to discuss any specific concerns or needs please call us on 020 7916 5421 or email info@ktcityfarm.org.uk. A copy of our COVID19 Risk Assessment is available here

Times: Booking slots are available daily 11am to 3pm. Visits are restricted to 45 minutes so we have time to clean our facilities for the next visitors.

Activity Visits: If you visit Wednesday or Saturday between 1 – 3pm, you can enjoy a free garden drop-in session with Lucy our community gardener. All ages welcome.

Rides: There are currently no weekend pony or donkey rides due to Covid-19 safety measures. Please check in with us in the New Year for an update.

Booking: please use the form on the Bookings page. Entrance is free.

Change of plans? If you need to cancel or change a booking, please email info@ktcityfarm.org.uk which is monitored weekdays 9am – 6pm.

About the farm

Farm goats and autumn leaves
The goats enjoying some afternoon sun

Kentish Town City Farm is a charity that provides opportunities to help people connect with animals, nature and the environment. We are an educational resource for school children to learn about animal physiology, where food comes from and the natural world. We also provide therapeutic riding to people with special needs and farm related activities to local children and families.

Members of the public are welcome to visit to see the animals and enjoy a quiet rural space. Children aged under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times while at the farm.

The farm covers a 4.5 acre area alongside two railways lines with flourishing community gardens, a riding arena and a wildlife pond. We have goats, sheep, chickens and geese, plus 3 horses, 2 donkeys, 2 pigs and a cow. You might find the animals in their barns or pastures, depending on the time of day, season and weather. On your visit you are welcome to ask staff or volunteers questions about the farm and animals.

Child making a donation into farmyard postbox
Pop a donation into our postbox on the yard

Visitor donations are also very welcome. Entrance is free but we rely on visitor donations to support our work. You can drop a donation directly into our red post box on the farmyard or make an online donation with your debit or credit card.

KTCF is wheelchair accessible and seating areas offer visitors a chance to rest and enjoy the views. Accessible toilet facilities are available.

Booking is necessary for all visits. We are open seven days a week and entrance is free. Book here


Getting Here

Free parking on Grafton Road after 11AM (M-F) and all day at weekends.
Pay and display parking on Queen’s Crescent & Vicar’s Road (useful on busier market days, Thurs & Sat).

Overground: Gospel Oak
Tube: Kentish Town (Northern Line)
Rail: Kentish Town (Thameslink)
Bus: Nearest Stops
Gospel Oak – C11
Queen’s Crescent – No. 24 & 46
Kentish Town Road – No. 134, 214 & C2

Kentish Town City Farm
1 Cressfield Close,
off Grafton Road,
NW5 4BN

020 7916 5421
info@ktcityfarm.org.uk