Tweddle Farm

If it's a great day out with the kids you're looking for, Tweddle Farm is the answer! With friendly animals and family activities there's tons of fun to be had.

Where Tweddle Farm Is & How To Get There

Tweddle Farm Address
Tweddle Farm,
Fillpoke Lane,
Blackhall Colliery,
TS27 4BT

Getting There By Train
The nearest train station to Tweddle Farm is Horden, which is 5 miles away.

Getting There By Car
Tweddle Farm can be reached by road in two ways. The first is by leaving the A1 at Junction 61 and taking the exit towards Bowburn A177. Once you hit Shincliffe Village you'll see a sign for the A181 where you'll turn right. Stay on this road until you reach Castle Eden and then a sign for Blackhall Colliery B1281. Turn left here and follow the signs for Tweddle Farm.

Alternatively you can take the A19 route, following the Castle Eden and turning off the A181 junction. From there you can just follow the signs for Blackhall Colliery and Tweddle Farm.


Tweddle Park has its own car park which is free of charge to all visitors.

Opening Dates & Times - 2022

Monday - 10:00-17:00
Tuesday - 10:00-17:00
Wednesday - 10:00-17:00
Thursday - 10:00-17:00
Friday - 10:00-17:00
Saturday - 10:00-17:00
Sunday - 10:00-17:00

Booking Information & Cancellation Policies

You can book your tickets online or over the phone. Once your ticket is booked it is non-refundable and non-transferable.


Single entry Adults - £8.95
Children (2-16) - £7.95
Children Under 2 - FREE
Family ticket (2 adults and 2 children) - £29
Over 60s/concessions - £7.95

Annual Passes Adult annual pass - £45
Child's annual pass - £40

Extras Bag of animal feed - £0.75
Barrel ride - FREE
Tractor ride - FREE

Other Useful Information

Student & NHS Worker Discount
There are currently no discounts available for students or NHS workers.

What To Wear
Tweddle Farm does not have a specific dress code, however it is recommended to wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear such as wellies. Face masks must also be worn indoors.

Age Restrictions
Tweddle Farm is open to all ages.

Things To Do - Rides & Attractions

Apart from meeting a host of friendly farmyard animals and getting up close and personal to feed them, there are activities like go karting and indoor play areas with ball pits for kids to enjoy, as well as barrel rides and crazy golf.

How Long Does A Trip To Tweddle Farm Last?

Most visitors tend to spend the majority of the day at Tweddle Farm to ensure there is enough time to see the farm, feed the animals and enjoy the great games and activities on offer.


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Restaurants Nearby

Jacksons Wharf
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Hotels Nearby

Travelodge Hartlepool Marina Hotel
Premier Inn Hartlepool Marina hotel
Jurys Inn Middlesbrough

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