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image for Children's Activity Event item typePumpkinFest! at Barleylands

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  • Essex Tourism Awards
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Children's Fun Day, Mon 24 - Fri 28 Oct 2016


Bottle feed animals every day

Bottle feed animals every day

Bottle feed animals every day

Special Offers

  • Offer: One child goes free with every full paying adult.

    Additional T & Cs:

    • This offer is not valid with adult tickets purchased online, annual passes or party bookings. Maximum of one free child entry per transaction.
    • This offer is not applicable on special event days.
    Dates valid:
    • Fri 1 Jan - Sat 31 Dec 2016
    Request voucher



01268 532253


Barleylands Road,
CM11 2UD


A FREE pumpkin for every visiting child. Plus, book online and get a FREE carving kit!*

From 24th to 28th October, there’ll be lots of fiendish fun with plenty of indoor play and weatherproof activities too, you’ll find so much to do:

- Pick up your FREE pumpkin!*
- Join in Supernatural Pumpkin Carving*
- Face your fears with spine-chilling snakes and creepy critters from Snakes Alive
- Get creative with Halloween biscuit decorating
- Try your hand at lots of Gruesome Games
- Follow the extra special Spooky Pumpkin Trail

Find out more and book your tickets here: http://www.barleylands.co.uk/farm-park/halloween-events/

*One free pumpkin carving kit when booking online, carving kits are available to purchase on the day for £1.50. One free pumpkin per visiting child, whilst stocks last. Please note under 2’s are free entry but will not receive a free pumpkin.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 24 - Fri 28 Oct 2016


Children Under 2 Free*

Children (2 – 16 years) £10.50

Adults £11.50



Plan route to Barleylands using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 694920  Lat: 51.60140 Long: 0.44523

By Road:
From M25/A127. Exit J29 onto A127 (Southend bound). Exit at A176 junction for Basildon/Billericay. At roundabout take 3rd exit on to South Wash Road following the brown tourism info signs for Barleylands Farm Museum. At the second roundabout turn left in to Barleylands Road. Our large car park is on the Right Hand Side.
Follow Brown Signs from A127 and A12

By Public Transport:
The nearest Train Station is Billericay Station. From here you can take the number 100 bus to Barleylands.
The number 100 bus stops at Barleylands Craft and Farm Centre, the buses run every 20mins.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Billericay station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesService dogs are NOT allowed:
  • not allowed in farm park due to the animals on sit

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesNut free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu