Darwin Nurseries is a horticulture and farm project situated on the edge of Cambridge city , set in approximately seven acres where adults with learning difficulties gain the skills, independence and confidence to take an active role in the community. We have goats,chickens, sheep, rabbits and pigs. There is a farm shop on site which sells the fruit, vegetables and plants etc. We are open to the public 7 days a week .
Facilities: Volunteering, Shop, Picnic area, Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
Mondays to Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 4pm
We are situated on Newmarket Road on the edge of Cambridge between Junction 35 of the A14 and the Airport Way roundabout on the right .
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From the city centre there are regular buses that stop 200 yards past our entrance. Ask for the Newmarket Road High Ditch road stop before the Quy roundabout.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
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