Mondays (school term times only) Farm closed to walk in visits.

One hour booking slots can be made for upto 6 people in the same 'Bubble'

£30 per group per hour.


Tuesdays -Fridays farm open 10am - 4.30pm

Saturday & Sunday farm open 10am - 1pm (closed 1-2 for cleaning) open 2pm - 4.30pm 

No bookings required just turn up.

We are still monitoring numbers so they may be a 15 min wait at busy times.

SAND PIT NOW IN USE - we are not leaving toys out so please bring your own toys for your child to

use or you can buy a bucket and spade in the shop (£3.99). BGC cannot take responsibility for lost toys. 

‘Goat in Your Garden’ 

We can bring one of our friendly goats to hang out in your garden – as long as you have the space to entertain them.

One staff member will accompany the chosen goat. Spend time interacting, grooming, feeding our precious goat, even do some drawing/sketching of them.
Costs: Homes within 5 miles of farm £85 per hour, Homes within 10 miles £95. All government guidelines on social distancing will be in place. 🐐❤️🐐❤️🐐❤️🐐❤️

Experiences and Encounters Now Available, All valid for 12 months.

With the disruption this year our animals are a bit out of practice with Encounters & Experiences, please be patient when 

making your bookings

Fox Encounters with Barnaby our Silver Fox, 45 mins £35 per person. Fridays & Saturdays

One Hour Goat Experience £35 per person....🐐❤️🐐❤️🐐❤️🐐❤️ Friday, Saturday & Sundays

Alpaca experience, with Ringo & Freddie. 45 minutes £45 per person (up to two people per group) 

FACE MASKS...  will need to be worn when entering the reception area, shop and animal barn.

To book any of the above email: or call her on 07399 928192 or Visit our On-Line Shop :) 

We have everything required to make your visit as safe as possible

Our small shop now fully stocked with cuddly toys, goat soaps, candles, eggs and more.



Please do not visit if you are feeling unwell or been near someone who has tested positive for Covid-19

We are running a track and trace system. 








Book an Animal

Experience @ the BGC !!

We Are Now Back Open :) :) 

Another tough month but we made it through, our team of animals are so looking forward to seeing visitors again.

We took in a new baby pygmy goat over lockdown that needed a home, we are running a naming competition for the little fella through out December 

We have lots of vouchers you can send to a loved ones for Christmas or buy for you and your family to use at a later date.

Skid has worked very hard on his Christmas poster, clearly lockdown has helped him learn a new skill

Our on-line gift shop is now up and running to purchase vouchers and gifts. Please do take a look :)

Looking for a Party Venue?

Have your Party @ the BGC

We offer hour long guided farm parties every day

We now have an indoor party room available for eating in on Sundays 


Head Keeper Anthony & Nugget

Here to make you feel welcome @ the BGC


The Bucks Goat Centre is an open farm situated within the Aylesbury Vale

Visitors are encouraged to feed and interact with our friendly team of animals within

a safe and caring environment

Birthday Parties
School Trips
Residential Home Visits
Goat, Fox & Alpaca
Off Site Events
Film Work
Catered for, email us to find out more.
Exhibitor Licence No:
Free Balloon Saturdays. 1st Saturday of the month. Come down and grab our unique BGC balloon

Monday - Private bookings only

Tuesday - Sunday

10am - 1pm & 2pm - 5pm

Now shut 1pm - 2pm for disinfecting 

Open Bank Holiday Mondays & Mondays in School Holidays


We have a wide selection of animals here on the farm, playful piggy’s, cheeky chickens, very inquisitive alpacas, cuddly rabbits along with lots of friendly goats

Childminder Wednesdays!
Every Wednesday Children go FREE with one full paying childminder.
Proof of childminder must be presented please
Term Time Only.

The Bucks Goat Centre, Layby Farm, Old Risborough Road, Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5XJ.

For birthday parties/school trips/experience days & other on and off site events contact our events organiser:

All other enquires email:   Tel: 01296 612983