Guided Visits & Workshops

Our experienced education team offer a range of guided visits and interactive workshops for age and needs!Read more

Room Hire

Vauxhall City Farm has two spacious rooms available for hire adjacent to our Old Dairy Café. Rooms can be hired between 08:00 and 22:30 seven days a week. Our rooms are suitable for all types of meetings, functions and events.Read more

Why volunteer

We may be biased, but our volunteers are simply the best in town! Find out more about volunteering and what's in it for you!Read more

Volunteer (Individual)

Vauxhall City Farm is a charity and we rely on our amazing volunteers to help us run the farmyard, riding stable, café, shop and assist us in fundraising and delivering our family learning activities and off site events.Read more

Young Volunteers (15-16)

Due to hourly restrictions placed on young people and their ability to volunteer during school months, we have come up with our volunteers offer for young people aged 15!Read more

Corporate Challenge Day

This is a great way to get your team out of the office and involved in the local community while growing closer together as a group!Read more

ROOTED

A Pupil Engagement Programme - Based in the unique setting of our urban farm; ROOTED supports young people to develop the confidence, skills & motivation they need to engage with learning.Read more

Incubation

We provide everything you need to hatch chicks in your classroom. Our child-friendly incubators make it so easy to watch this very special experience!Read more

Urban Roots

Aged 9-14? Love animals and being outdoors? Want to have fun doing something different? How about joining Urban Roots!Read more

Work Experience

We offer work experience placements to anyone aged 14+. Why not spend a week with us and see what goes on behind the scenes of a city farm?Read more

SOIL

SOIL - Sensory Opportunities, Inspiring Learning! A 6 week programme (2-3 hours per week) designed for children and young people who require a flexible approach to learning within a therapeutic environment.Read more

About Us

So much more than just a farm...Read more

History

Vauxhall City Farm was founded by local people who wanted to create a community space for everyone and the farm became a charity in 1977. We are proud of our history and excited about the future! We hope you'll join us!Read more

Filming

Are you looking for a rural location without trekking all the way out to Kent? Ferrets to visit your studio during the weather reporter? Or a goat to appear in a crucial scene of your movie, ideally chewing the protagonists hat? You've come to the right place!Read more

Other Animals

While we love all of our animals equally, it would take us forever to list every single animal we have on the farm, so here's the rest of our small animals!Read more

The Old Dairy Café

Please be aware that The Old Dairy is operating on drastically reduced opening hours. Please call us in the morning, on the day you are planning to visit, to see if the cafe will be open.Read more

Mission Statement

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RDA Riding - Finn

"Finn sat on the horse, and he didn’t speak and the horse didn't speak and they went back to instincts and body language and the horse understood him. I think Finn, who had very little language then, felt more understood than he ever had"Read more

Animals Out

Our friendly animals can come and visit your school, nursery, street fair, festival, residential home, birthday party or event. We're experiences in taking our animals out, so all you have to do is enjoy having them around!Read more

Get Started With Animal Care - Rida

Get Started With Animal Care is a programme delivered by Vauxhall City Farm in partnership with The Prince's Trust. Read about Rida's interview in the Evening Standard.Read more

New Shoots - Chris

Chris attended the New Shoots programme at the end of 2017. Read about his experience with us and the difference Vauxhall City Farm made in his life!Read more

Volunteering - Thomas

Thomas Hobbs is a freelance journalist who normally writes about pop culture but here writes about his first time volunteering at a city farm.Read more

Horse riding

Our riding stable is very central and easy to access by public transport, giving people from all backgrounds the perfect chance to learn to ride. A range of riding lessons are offered for beginner, intermediate, experience and disabled riders.Read more

Horses

We are often very busy horses, as we work hard to bring riding lessons to people of all ages and backgrounds, but you should be able to see us in the paddock on our breaks!Read more