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image for Educational Visits item typeEducational Visits at Wroxham Barns

  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • Green Tourism Silver Award
  • Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member
  • Broads Tourism
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Educational Visits

VAQAS, GREEN TOURISM SILVER NTAA MEMBER BROADS TOURISM

Wroxham Barns

Wroxham Barns

Details

Wroxham Barns Junior Farm gives children a chance to learn outside the classroom in a safe, fun atmosphere assisted by our well-trained and friendly staff. Visits are suitable for pre-school, as well as Key Stages 1 and 2. Teachers can book a pre-visit, with a tour of the farm and complimentary tea and cakes for two in our restaurant/cafe. Junior Farm is open all year round and offers excellent value for money.

OPENING TIMES: Please contact for details.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 2 to 3 hours.

EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for teacher, classroom/study area.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groups

Please see our website for Disabled Access

Prices

EDUCATIONAL RATES:
Please contact for details.

Address

Tunstead Road,
Hoveton,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR12 8QU

Location

Directions

See location of Wroxham Barns on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 305206  Lat: 52.73442 Long: 1.41326

By Road:
Follow A1151 towards Wroxham, then follow brown and white tourist signs for 1.5 miles on the Tunstead Road.

By Public Transport:
From Hoveton & Wroxham station it is 1.5 miles to Wroxham Barns. For public transport timetables and information call 0871 200 2233 or visit traveline.org.uk

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • 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
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Please see our website for Disabled Access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • 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)

General

  • 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
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive 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