School Tours

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Do you want your students to gain confidence, character, and compassion while getting up close and personal with their favorite farm animals?

A visit to Heartland Farm Sanctuary makes a fun, educational and unique class trip!

When you schedule a school tour at our barn, you get:
    • Knowledgeable and friendly animal care staff and volunteers – some of whom are elementary and preschool teachers themselves!
    • Lots of safe, hands-on time with our 90+ friendly rescued farm animals
    • Education and fun facts about each type of animal and the care we provide for them
    • Educational content designed for your classroom’s needs
    • Rest area for a snack or lunch

Rates and Information
  • Admission is $8 per child for a general tour or field trip experience for 10 or more children. $8 for any additional adults, but teachers are free. If your group is under 10 kids, admission is $10 per child and per any additional adults.
  • Admission is $10 per child for any type of specialized experience (a tour plus barn chores, a service project, etc.) for 10 or more children. $10 for any additional adults, but teachers are free. If your group is under 10 kids, it’s $12 per child and per any additional adults.
  • The above rates apply for public schools, private schools, preschools, daycares, home schools, camps, youth groups, and troops/clubs. Non-profit organizations may inquire about a reduced tour rate by emailing VisitUs@HeartlandFarmSanctuary.org.
  • Tours are scheduled Monday through Friday.  Tours last 90 minutes. Buses are welcome.
  • In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule your tour.
  • Restrooms, soap/water, and hand sanitizer are available.
  • Closed toed shoes or boots and long pants are required for safety and comfort.  In cold weather please bring a jacket and hat.
  • The barn is located at 11713 Mid Town Road in Verona, WI. (Use our old address, 7713 Midtown Road, if you’re using a GPS.)

SCHEDULE YOUR TOUR TODAY!
To schedule your school tour, email VisitUs@HeartlandFarmSanctuary.org. Tour spaces fill up fast, so schedule your tour today!