Join us on an exciting and interactive guided tour through the farm and gardens where your guide will teach you all there is to know about farming in the city. You will be able to meet, stroke and feed a range of furry friends whilst learning interesting facts along the way.

A unique outdoor classroom offering an invaluable teaching resource for all ages and abilities.
— Spitalfields City Farm



Tours run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10am onwards and are adaptable to the age, ability and current learning topics of the group. Self-guided visits are free but must also be pre-booked. To help plan your educational visit to the farm, please refer to our advice on health and safety.

  • One hour interactive farm tour is £70
  • One hour tour + half hour educational workshop £100

Educational Workshops
Complement your tour with an educational workshop catered to your needs. Our large safari tent is available lunchtime free of charge but must be reserved. Workshops include but are not limited to:

  • Minibeast Hunt

  • Pot Making and Seed Planting

  • Story Telling

  • Story Making (Creative Writing)

  • Food for Thought (Nutrition and Healthy Eating)

  • Field to Fork (Cookery Sessions - Additional costs apply)

  • Homes and Habitats

  • What is Organic?

  • Introduction into Bee Keeping (Groups of up to 6 children)

  • Animal Encounters (Groups of up to 15 children)

  • Forest School & Forest School Themed Sessions

  • Introduction into Survival and Bushcraft Skills



Mobile farm?

If visiting our farm is a problem, we can come to you! We can bring a range of animals large or small for events or curriculum learning opportunities. Prices vary depending on animals and location so please contact us for a quote. Examples include the following:

  • Three Billy Goats Gruff

  • Small Animal Encounters

  • Donkey rides

  • Chickens on Tour - Supported by the Earnest Cook Trust

Teacher training courses

Teacher training courses are available throughout the year offering an introduction into outdoor learning for EYFS, KS1 and KS2. These are primarily based around horticulture and agriculture but can be tailored to the group. These courses are aimed at both qualified and experienced teachers as well as trainee teachers. Please contact us for more details.