Tullyboy Farm is a great place for kids and an ideal family day out. They have welcomed families and school tours to the farm for 20 years and do their best to give you a fun entertaining day at a reasonable cost.
Below is a synopsis of the type of tours they offer to groups who want to have a cultural experience on an Irish Farm. The content of your visit can be switched between each tour to suit your Group’s needs and the duration can also be shortened or lengthened, or include snack or lunch to suit your budget and itinerary.
Tour 1: Be Irish for a DayAM
Famine Kitchen visit with shot of whiskey
Bake Brown Soda Bread and keep it
11am tea/scone break optional
Learn Ceili dance Siege of Ennis
Ride down farm on Tullyboy Express Tractor Trailer Ride (50 Seated ride)
Light Lunch (optional)
Tour 2: Come Bye Dog TrialingPM
Light Lunch on Arrival
Shepherd dog trialing demonstration
Optional Tea/coffee break with scone
The Big Barn – Bottle feed pet lambs and hand feed all the animals, milk a cow, and see a sheep being sheared, Put a lizard on your head!
Tour 3: Traditional Farm Visit
Old Famine Kitchen and Wake Scene
Small farm tools museum
The Big Barn (as above)
The Tullyboy Express Tractor Trailer ride
Tour 4: Be a Farmer For a Day
Herd sheep without a dog!
Milk a Cow – competitive
Make longest Sugan Rope
Shear a sheep – accuracy
Foot Turf – race
Tour 5:Hotel Visit
We come to your hotel with demostrations:
Shear a sheep and keep some wool
Learn to foot turf and keep some
Bottle Feed lambs
Make a Sugán rope
And there is much more available! Contact by email to firstname.lastname@example.org for a suggested itinerary and price for your visit. Minimum numbers do apply.