Ardenwood Historic Farm - Places For Kids

Ardenwood Historic Farm

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34600 Ardenwood Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94555

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(510) 544-2797
10 am – 4 pm (Tue – Sun)
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
Open Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day
April 1, 2015 to November 24, 2015 (spring-fall entry fees):

Tues., Wed. & Sat.
$3/adults (18+ years)
$3/seniors (62+ year)
$2/children (4-17 years)
under 4 years - free.

Thurs., Fri. and Sun.
$6/adults (18+ years)
$5/seniors (62+ year)
$4/children (4-17 years)
under 4 years - free.

November 25, 2015 to March 31, 2016 (winter entry fees):

$3 adults
$2 children (4-17 years)
under 4 years - free.


DESCRIPTION FOR Ardenwood Historic Farm

A trip to Ardenwood Farm is like time traveling back in time. This gorgeous, fully working farm is like stepping onto a movie set back in the 1800’s. The beautiful Victorian mansion and elaborate gardens make for a priceless photo opportunity, and the activities and features of the farm will keep a family busy all day.

​Clara and George Patterson opened owned the farm in 1850’s and turned it over to the city of Fremont in the late 70’s and has been protected by the city as a fully functioning, turn of the century farm. Although the farm has progressed through the years from being run by horses to being run by power, the tour guides and interpreters have stayed true to the time in...

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TIPS FOR VISITING Ardenwood Historic Farm

1. Parking is free

2. Dogs are not allowed

3. Pack a lunch, as there aren’t any restaurants on site.

4. Take advantage of the picnic tables located through the farm for a scenic lunch.

BIRTHDAY PARTY AT Ardenwood Historic Farm

Ardenwood does not offer any services or accommodations for birthday parties, but that doesn’t mean you can’t spend your special day here! Check the website for group pricing, and spend the day exploring the farm and enjoy lunch and birthday cake in some of the designated picnic areas.

Bring Your Own: Party supplies and food

Along with guided tours, families can download a bird watching guide and search for the dozens of bird species that make Ardenwood Farm their home. If you’re craving a fresh healthy snack, you can grab bright, delicious produce from the produce stand just inside the main gate and open from May to October.

Hop aboard the horse drawn train, spend some quiet time in the Victorian gardens and visit the pigs, sheep, turkeys,...

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