Gorgie City Farm

Phone: 0131 337 4202
Address: 51 Gorgie Rd
EH11 2LA

A working small holding that brings the countryside to the people, allowing them to see farm animals in their traditional domain. Over 50,000 visitors drop by every year, another 1,500 nursery and primary school children are taught on tours, and some 160 volunteers are given the opportunity to learn. It makes the farm a busy place, where no two days are the same.

Facilities: Cafe, Volunteering, Shop, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Play area, Play activities, Incubator for schools, Holiday activities, Wildlife area
Open to the public? Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
Opening hours:

Daily, 09.30 - 16.00 Nov - Feb. 09.30 - 16.30 Mar - Oct

Accessible? Yes
Livestock?: Yes
Details of livestock and rare breeds kept:

Cow, Poll Dorset Sheep, British Sannan Goats, GOS and Saddleback Pigs. Various Small Animals, Chickens Cream Crested Legbar, ISA Brown, Wyandotte, Silkies.

Directions:

Rail: nearest station is Haymarket. Leaving station, turn right into Dalry Road; a 15 minute walk or 3 minute bus journey;
Bus: (Lothian) Nos. 1, 2, 3, 25, 33 stop at the gate, Nos. 4, 34, 35 and 44 nearby. (Firstbus) Nos 27 and 28 stop at the gate, and 44 nearby.