| The Dublin Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has a full time Education Department that offers a free education service. The Dublin S.P.C.A. believes that education is the key to preventing future cases of animal cruelty and neglect and offers a wide range of education services to suit all ages and levels of ability. We offer talks to groups as well as tours of the Animal Centre which includes discussion sessions in our lecture room followed by a tour of the centre including the cattery, dog kennels, small animals, horse stables, paddocks and wildlife rehabilitation section. Further Information....|
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Mount Venus Road, Rathfarnham, D16 Dublin ( 01 4935502 )
|Leahy's Open Farm |
School tours at our farm are educational, adventurous and seriously fun. We provide fully guided tours of the farm and adventure areas. We offer children hands on work feeding and petting the animals while listening to interesting facts about them. You will hear how life was lived in bygone years in our extensive museums. (if you wish) We have Quad and barrel train rides, indoor and outdoor play areas, Climbing Frame, Adventure Trails, mystery maze and pedal go-karts. We have a large coffee shop where the group can sit and eat lunch.
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Dungourney, Cork ( 021 4668461 )
|Doolin Cave And Visitor Centre |
Take a fully guided tour to see the world’s most compelling cave attraction, the Great Stalactite, at Doolin Cave. The Great Stalactite is one of the best kept secrets on Irelands Wild Atlantic Way, it is the largest stalactite in the Northern Hemisphere and the only one like it open to visitors anywhere in the world. Wearing a hardhat you will be taken on a fully guided tour over 200feet under the karst Burren landscape. Afterwards, you can take an adventure above ground and meet the friendly farm animals on the farmland nature trail and learn about the unique Burren flora. See our website for more information or to book your visit.
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Doolin Cave, Doolin, Clare ( (065) 7075761 )
|The National Reptile Zoo |
The National Reptile Zoo offers an experience like no other for your School Tour or Group Visit. Not just entertainment but also a fun and a unique way to learn. For an hour and a half you will have your own dedicated Keeper to take you on a guided discovery walk through the Zoo. You will then get to step into a Tropical Exhibit, and on to our Animal Encounter Zone where you come up close and personal to our animals.
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Demesne Road, Gowran, Kilkenny ( 056 7726757 )
|Rancho Reilly Pet Farm And Activity Centre |
OUTDOOR - Pet Farm, Barrel Train Rides, Pony Rides Crazy Golf, Ride on Track, Large Sandpit, Trampolines, Swings, Slides, Forts etc. INDOOR - Soft play area with slides, Cafe. €6 per child or €9 with hot lunch provided. Accompanying teachers free. Campsite/camping facilities also now available.
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Springhill Road Carlow ( 087 7701181 )
|Stonehall Visitor Farm And Wildlife Park School Tours |
Stonehall Visitor Farm & Wildlife Park is located in a tranquil & beautiful rural setting in Co. Limerick close to Curraghchase Forest Park and15 minutes drive from Limerick City. Visitors can experience the enjoyment & fun of a wide variety of animals in a secure setting. Come visit us at Stonehall Pet farm/zoo whether you are a family looking for a day out with a difference or a school tour looking to learn something new about a wide range of domestic & rare breed animals. Check out our Facebook. Times: 11 - 5pm for Easter, times vary throughout the year. See more times here.
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Stonehall Visitor Farm, Curraghchase, Kilcornan Limerick ( 061 393940 )
| Situated in the beautiful countryside of the Wicklow hills you can spend a whole day wandering around this family farm in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. With loads of attractions to check out, the day will be packed full of things to do and will keep the kids fully occupied. Visit two full sized mazes, three traditional farming museums, wild nature walks, ponds and abundant wild-life, farm animals, treasure hunts and a fairy tree walk for toddlers, kids playground, a craft shop and tea-rooms with home baking, this farm is a fantastic day out. The Irish Times designated it a Heritage Hot Spot stating that “it’s an antidote to urban living within easy reach of Dublin”.|
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Rathdrum Wicklow ( 0404 46000 )
|Rumleys Farm School Tours |
Book a fantastic fun filled, educational trip for your school tour.
Primary: Guided tour around 20 acres of working farm. NEW See Rumley’s Robot; it’s a Voluntary Milking Machine! – State of the art farm technology. Calving and Dairy Parlour. Learn about where your food comes from and interact with the other farm and exotic animals. Indoor and outdoor play areas. Zipwire and Go Karts & Tractor trailer ride
Secondary Schools: A visit our 20 acres working farm is a must for any student contemplating a career in farming, veterinary, food production or zoology. See Rumley’s Robot; it’s a Voluntary Milking Machine! – State of the art farm technology. New Calving and Dairy Parlour.
See more info on our Primary and Secondary school tours.
(5 Minutes from Bishopstown) Liberty Hill, Waterfall, Cork ( 021 488 5122 / 086 2613262 )
|Coolmine Equestrian Centre |
Located near Saggart village in North Dublin, Coolmine Equestrian offers horse riding lessons for children and adults. We provide high standards of horse riding for all skill levels, from complete beginners to advanced and cater for all age groups from 4 years of age and older. Both group lessons and priviate tuition are available. Coolmine is a family run farm and is a friendly, lively riding school with a wealth of experience in devleoping riding skills. We have been awarded with Safety Standards, Customer Support and Tourism approval. Find out more about Coolmine Equestrian Centre here.
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Coolmine, Saggart Dublin ( 01 4588447 )
| The Sanctuary is set in the beautiful rolling countryside of County Cork just outside the village of Liscarroll. Group visits welcome as the donkeys love the added fuss and attention they receive! Advance notice of larger parties is requested.
The Sanctuary is open at the following times with free admission and parking:
Monday-Friday, 9.00 am to 4.30 pm Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays, 10.00 am to 5.00 pm Please note that the gates close promptly, but you are welcome to to walk around the Sanctuary if your car is outside the gates after the closing times. |
Liscarroll, Mallow Cork ( 022 48398 )
| Ideally located on the North Wicklow coastline just south of Bray off the N11 Glenroe Farm offers close and easy access to a wide variety of farm animals and pets. A farm cottage museum gives an insight into how our ancestors lived and also an introduction to the various animals that live in the wild on the farm. Lots of indoor and outdoor picnic areas. The guided farm tour takes approx 1 hour after which you are free to have a picnic, go on the nature walk (or part of) and have some fun time in the outdoor playground and new for the 2016, our undercover play area - groups usually spend between 2 - 3 hours on the farm. Group rate: €6 per child with 1 teacher/supervisor free with every 5 children - minimum 15. Find out more about Glenroe Farm School Tours|
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Kilcoole, Wicklow ( 01 2872288 )
|Newgrange Farm School Tours |
Hold A Chick-Cuddle A Kitten-Pet A Rabbit-Milk A Cow-Feed The Ducks and Hens Bottle Feed A Lamb, Kid Goat or Calf. PLAY Hide And Seek in the Maze and SO Much More During your guided farmyard school tour which takes about one hour and twenty minutes. You will also be taken on a tractor trailer ride that brings you along the River Boyne through our crops and livestock and past the National Monuments. A limited number of schools may include a free trip to Newgrange National Monument. €10 per person - 1 Teacher free per 10 Pupils. More about our school packages
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Slane Meath ( 086 4676054 / 041 9824119 )
| We have 3 School Tours to choose from: Paddy Madden Interactive SESE Discovery Trail, Discover Primary Science & Maths Trail and a Regular School Tour. The Interactive Discovery Trail covers Horse museum, Stud Farm, Japanese Gardens, and St. Fiachra’s Garden. Discover Primary science & Maths Trail a Tour Guide takes the children around the Stud Farm, then the Teacher takes the children on a nature trail through St. Fiachra’s Garden. The regular tour is where the children are met by a Tour Guide and they are taken on a tour of the Stud Farm which is both educational & fun.|
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Tully, Kildare ( 045 521617 )
| Express Bus offer a wide range of packages and destinations for your school tour. As part of School Tours this season we are running a very special promotion for the children who travel on each one of our Tours. The ‘FIND THE PANDA’ promotion for Schools gives each child a finger puppet with up to ten to collect. If a child finds the elusive ‘Pete the Panda Puppet’ they get all ten finger puppets.
Express Bus have a long track record in transporting children and child safety is paramount on our tour. Check out some of our amazing packages and destinations here|
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Dublin ( 01 8221122 )
| DO YOU WANT A SCHOOL TOUR WITH A DIFFERENCE. ChildVision is the only educational facility in Ireland for blind and partially sighted children. Our campus extends over 21 acres and hosts a wonderful oasis in the middle of the city. We organise school tours to educate sighted children about the challenges facing their blind peers on a daily basis and how these children learn to access education. The tour consists of a braille and tactile book workshop, fun blindfold and sighted guide games, a visit to our petting zoo and our 14 horses. The children can eat lunch in our garden or JoJos coffee shop. Teachers receive complimentary tea/coffee and a sandwich. Bring your class on an educational and fun trip this year. €10 per Child. All proceeds go to ChildVision. |
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Grace Park Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9 ( 01 8373635 )
|Lough Gara Country Pursuits |
A school tour will consist of :A Horse Riding Lesson or trek, Target Shooting with Air Soft guns, An Archery Lesson and Competition, Race over our Assault Course, A Boat Trip to see the wildlife and Crannógs of Lough Gara, Bottle feed and cuddle the animals in the Pets Barn, A hands on Falconry Lesson with our Owls and Hawks and Dog agility or a nature hunt. This is a perfect opportunity to get the children out in the fresh country air where they will get plenty of exercise and learn new experiences. We are a family run centre and we pride ourselves in giving every group personal attention and a fabulous experience. Family packages also available. Booking essential.
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Lisserlough, Sligo ( 0868938972 )