The Donkey Sanctuary

Exeter outskirts

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Get the whole family outdoors and meet some of the 500 donkeys who are cared for at The Donkey Sanctuary's Sidmouth site; you can even cuddle a donkey or two in their main yard!

Explore the maze, let off some steam in the farm-themed outdoor play area, visit the Nature Centre, and bring the dog along for a scenic coast and country walk around the heart of the Sanctuary. Guided tours run throughout the week, please contact The Donkey Sanctuary to find out days and times.

Take a break in the Hayloft Restaurant where you will find freshly-prepared, locally-sourced food including hearty breakfasts, delicious lunches and afternoon tea. Kid's portions, vegetarian and gluten free options are available.

The gift shop sells a range of homewares, clothing and gift items, many of which are exclusive to The Donkey Sanctuary.

A range of events are held throughout the year, from weekend treasure hunts and wildlife activities through to family fun days and car shows.

Admission and parking is free.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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