2nd Dec 2014 SEE IT

Nature in the city

Get a taste of the countryside in the city of London at some of our favourite “City Farms”…

Hackney ciy farm 2 Hackney City Farm

Hackney ciy farm Hackney City Farm offers up-close encounters with farmyard animals, the opportunity to learn about and plant vegetables as well as courses like “Introduction to Beekeeping in the City”.

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Gorgeous little garden

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Hackney City Farm Allotments The Mini Farmer’s Club on Saturdays and Maxi Farmer’s Club on Sundays involve arts and crafts, educational activities and animal grooming and care.

Frizzante-Hackney-City-Farm-Alfresco-Area-Homegirl-London Their authentic restaurant, Frizzante, offeres freshly cooked seasonal food made from the farm produce.

mudchute farm

Mudchute is described as “East London Countryside”, with 32 acres of land to explore. Mudchute is a community charity with a working farm, stables, a children’s nursery and a wide range of educational activities.

mudchute-8679-1024x682 Known as one of the largest inner-city farms in Europe, Mudchute has over 100 animals on the farm and prides itself on its’ rare breeds.

spitalfields-city-farm-marie-chantal  Spitalfields City Farm

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Educational toursfresh producefarm animals and regular special events can all be found at the wonderful Spitalfields City Farm.

kentish city farm-marie-chantal    Kentish Town City Farm has a wide range of activities throughout the year with a weekly term timetable, activities for under-5’sholiday activities and special eventsPony Riding, parades and seasonal festival celebrations all feature on the exciting farm calendar.

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Vauxhall City Farm provides a peaceful escape from city life. The most centrally located farm in London, it specialises in educational, recreational and therapeutic services and activities including from kids’ clubshorse riding, workshops, gardening projects and birthday parties.