Things To See and Do

There is so MUCH to see and do at the farm! Below are just a few ideas. 
And just so you don't miss out, check our NEWS page often

  • Browse around our farm on your own.

  • Enjoy a tour with a Critter Crew youth volunteer.

  • You'll see rabbits, chickens, ducks, cats, hogs, cows, sheep, goats, a donkey, turkeys, pot-bellied pigs, geese, and a horse!

  • Meet, touch and even hug our baby animals.

  • Feed hay to the sheep, goats, and cows. Hay buckets are 50 cents.

  • Go into the Pygmy, Nigerian, and Angora goat pens.

  • Go inside our chicken coop and our commercial hen house model.

  • Hold, pet, cuddle, feed, watch, interact, and learn.

  • Create great memories with your friends or family.

  • Take lots of pictures.

  • Bring a tablet and sketch a picture of your favorite animal.

  • Take a picnic lunch along, we have tables by the front pasture.

Click Below for a "Pre-Visit Guide"





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Groups & Parties

Critter Barn is a great place for:

Birthday Parties    Club events    Church outings   

School and home school outings     Business picnics     Private farm tours

Critter Store

Take a look at our online Critter Store and get some exciting gear. 


When you purchase an item in our store you're helping us keep the animals fed,

the classes taught, and providing Critter barn with its amazing staff.


100% of the profits from the Critter Store go directly to the budget of Critter Barn.


- Our parking lot is on the North Side of our big Red Barn

- If the lot is full, you may park on Adams Street along the front of the farm

- Please use the bike path along Adams Street for walking safety


Please drive slowly. Children are always walking around the farm


  • Please note, our road has three names:

       16th Street in Holland, Adams Street in Zeeland, and 100th Avenue in Grand Rapids

  • If you are attending with a group of 15 or more, please call ahead 616.748.1110 or email the farm @

  • Groups of 15 or more will be assisted by a Critter Barn staff member



Monday-Saturday from 10am-6pm, (Closed Sunday)

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