Autumn Opening & Activities @ The BGC
Summer holidays have been really busy on the farm, we would like to say a massive
thank you to all that have visited us. After having to close for three month during
'lockdown' the animals have loved the attention. Animals & staff would like to wish
all pupils returning to school a safe and happy journey back :)
Sticking with government guidelines these are our opening times and activities available
for the next few months. Starting 7th September
Mondays: Farm closed to walk in visits. One hour booking slots can be made for upto
6 people, £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:
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 Elvis , Ringo & Freddie. 45 minutes £45 per person (up to three people per group) Saturdays only
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
We have everything required to make your visit as safe as possible
Our small shop now fully stocked with cuddly toys, goat soaps and candles will be also open.
If you live in an area that has been put back under local 'lockdown'
we ask you not to visit. We are running a track and trace system.
MASSIVE THANK YOU TO ALL THAT DONATED:
We will be arranging a thank you day later this summer :)
Book an Animal
Experience @ the BGC !!
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
Residential Home Visits
Goat, Fox & Alpaca
Off Site Events
Catered for, email us to find out more.
Exhibitor Licence No:
The Bucks Goat Centre is a friendly open farm situated in Stoke Mandeville.
Pet and feed our clean and friendly farm animals in a child friendly environment.
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
Every Wednesday Children go FREE with one full paying childminder.
Proof of childminder must be presented please
Term Time Only.