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Thornton Hall Country Park


Nr Barnoldswick
BD23 3TS

Tel: 01282 841148

Fax: 01282 841148

Thornton Hall Country Park

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Senior Citizen£6.00 per ticket
Adult Ticket£6.50 per ticket
Child Ticket£7.00 per ticket
Caterpillar£2.00 per ticket
Family packages available from£26.00 per ticket
Quads from£4.00 per ticket
Safari 25 min£3.50 per ticket
Under 1sFree
Under 2s£3.50 per ticket

Group discounts and special birthday packages available.



  • Concessionary Admission Charges
  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Event Venue
  • Family Fun
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards student/youth
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Outdoor
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Picnic Site
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Use and Promote Local Produce
  • Village Location

Establishment Features

  • Conference Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Access/Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special Group Rates
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Groups accepted
  • In countryside

Specialist Features

  • Aim to Attract Conferences & Business meetings

Map & Directions

Road Directions

We are just off the A56 in Thornton-in-Craven, between Clitheroe, Colne and Skipton with ample free parking right outside the entrance.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest railway station is Skipton (6 miles). Bus services stop just 5 minutes walk from our door - contact the Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for further information.


  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards Finalist 2017 - Small Visitor Attraction Award Lancashire Tourism Awards Finalist 2017 - Small Visitor Attraction Award 2017
  • Local AwardsBest Leisure & Tourism SBA 2018 Best Leisure & Tourism SBA 2018 2018
  • Local AwardsBest in Education NFAN 2018 - Highly Commended Best in Education NFAN 2018 - Highly Commended 2018
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards Winner 2018 - Small Visitor Attraction Award Lancashire Tourism Awards Winner 2018 - Small Visitor Attraction Award 2018

Opening Times

Thornton Hall Farm Country Park (8 Jan 2019 - 24 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30*

* School Holidays - Open every day including Monday - 10am to 4:30pm
Early closures after October half term
Early November closure (approx 2 weeks) for Christmas event preparation
Pre-booked school and group visits welcome throughout the season

Open all October Half Term

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Quadtrex - Quad Bike Trekking!, BarnoldswickJoin Quadtrex for an action packed adventure to remember on the specially adapted quad bike trail where you will encounter the compromising hills of the natural quarry and whirl through the open woodland.

Wednesday, 9th January 2019 - Saturday, 30th November 2019

Toddler Sessions - 'Mini Farmers'Come and experience all the fun of the farm in the 'Mini Farmers’ Toddler Sessions.
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Saturday, 2nd November 2019 - Saturday, 2nd November 2019

Bonfire & Fireworks Extravaganza at Thornton Hall Country ParkIt’s a Bonfire and Fireworks Extravaganza at Thornton Hall Country Park on Saturday 2nd November. Join them for an amazing fireworks spectacular to music.
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Saturday, 30th November 2019 - Sunday, 15th December 2019

Saturday, 21st December 2019 - Tuesday, 24th December 2019

A Thornton Hall Christmas AdventureGo along to Thornton Hall Country Park this Christmas for a unique 2-hour Christmas Adventure. Meet enchanted characters on your journey, take a ride on the Santa Express to find the deer and meet the man-in-red in his magical Grotto. Wrap up warm and prepare to be amazed.
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Saturday, 12th October 2019 - Thursday, 31st October 2019

Halloween and Pumpkin Picking Patch at Thornton Hall Country ParkAre you brave enough to take part in the farm park’s grisly deeds such as lamb and calf feeding, freaky animal petting and eerie egg collecting?
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