Farmyard Discovery Trail

Join Kevin the Kid and his farmyard friends on a brand new interactive adventure at Newbridge Farm!

Join Kevin and his friends Tammy the Tamworth, Percy the Peacock and Rua the Robin on our brand new Farmyard Discovery Trail.

Pick up an interactive booklet at the Admissions Desk and use it to navigate your way around the farmyard and paddocks, completing challenges and learning lots on the way.

Say hello to our Shetland and Connemara ponies, pigs, goats, baby chicks, bunnies, birds and much more.

Meander through the walled garden and orchard and enjoy all our plants and flowers (but please don't pick them!).

Solve puzzles, take rubbings and fill in the blanks to earn a special sticker in the Farm Shop at the end of the trail.

Here at Newbridge Farm we help to protect many traditional and rare breeds. The animals at Newbridge can move about freely and express normal patterns of behavior. We are proud to promote compassionate farming methods, respect for all animals and sustainable biodiversity.

Please note: Newbridge Farm is closed on Mondays from October to March.

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How to Find Us

We're only 30 minutes by car from Dublin city centre and parking is free. We're easy to access by bus and train too with regular services from Dublin. Find out more on our Plan Your Visit page.

Plan Your Visit

We can't wait to see you on the farm!

The Paddock

Shetland and Connemara ponies are often found grazing in our paddocks, alongside the donkeys.

Our busy pond is home to ducks and geese, though the goats occasionally stop by to say hello and splash around too!

The Pastures

A small herd of prize winning Kerry Cows can be seen on our pastures, along with a flock of Jacob Sheep and Irish Draught Horses, which were the backbone of the transport and agriculture industry in Ireland many years ago.


Enjoy a gift of magic and adventure with our Annual Membership Pass

Offering cardholders unlimited access to Malahide Castle and Gardens (including the Butterfly House and Fairy Trail) and Newbridge House and Farm, our new Annual Membership Pass makes light work of great days out for all the family!

Members can also enjoy a 10% discount on entry to other Shannon Heritage properties, 10% off in the Malahide and Newbridge gift shops, and much more...