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Farm Sanctuary

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3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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Amazing experience!

Read Farm Sanctuary over a year ago when I saw it on Jon Stewart's show. I began transitioning to a... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Laura M
via mobile
Heartwarming haven for animals

I have wanted to visit Farm Sanctuary for a few years and finally made the drive up from... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
Heidi P
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This farm offers sanctuary and a home for abused farm animals, and helps to educate Americans about treating animals with respect and compassion.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“love animals” (7 reviews)
“animal lovers” (6 reviews)
“plant based” (4 reviews)
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3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Read Farm Sanctuary over a year ago when I saw it on Jon Stewart's show. I began transitioning to a vegan diet at that time. This week, we got to volunteer and stay at the B&B in Watkins Glen, NY! Everybody was so incredibly welcoming...More

3  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I have wanted to visit Farm Sanctuary for a few years and finally made the drive up from Philadelphia. The staff is so friendly and knowledgable. The animals are living the lives that all animals deserve. As a new vegan, I was very happy to...More

3  Thank Heidi P
Reviewed 15 March 2016

My family has been staying at Farm Sanctuary for years, and we love to return and visit the same animals, and feel the peace of such a beautiful place. As one of my little boys says, "If everyone just rubbed a pig's belly, no one...More

3  Thank travelswithlittles
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This is an educational and interactive with animals activity. My personal experience is from spending a few nights in their cabins on site. The staff is wonderful, very nice. The animals are beyond a joy to meet and spend time with. If you are looking...More

Thank bevererachel
Reviewed 21 October 2015

My visit to Watkin's Glen was specifically to visit the Farm Sanctuary. Their mission is admirable, tho I feel their efforts are more useful for education..and the few animals that are rescued, in comparison to the millions who are not, and can't be until society...More

2  Thank gemswinc
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We visited the place 3 families with kids - 10, 7, 4, 3 and 2. I thought it would be nice experience for kids but I think it's aiming for adults (vegans). Very nice place , the tour is educated but for us it missed...More

3  Thank Igor_Zubkov
Reviewed 27 September 2015

A really good tour of the sanctuary. We got to see and interact with cows, turkeys, pigs, and sheep, and hear their stories. Be aware that this is an informational tour that explains the horrible conditions of factory farming, and the tour starts with a...More

5  Thank swearengen
Reviewed 24 September 2015

My fiance and I traveled to the Watkins Glen area to visit Farm Sanctuary. It was such a gift to be able to meet the animals on the farm, pet cows, give pigs belly rubs, and feed roosters and turkeys. We are hoping to sponsor...More

1  Thank LJP1009
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We arrived late and were allowed to catch up to the group tour. I went with my three children. They loved patting the animals and interacting with them. The goats followed us down the hill to the childrens delight. We fed the apples (from the...More

1  Thank Emsfamily
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Just a Beautiful Experience! Loved i! Best Part is interacting with the Animals. It is so beautiful there. I highly recommend this trip.

1  Thank glo881
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29 July 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
All Bed & Breakfast guests receive a complimentary shelter tour. These tours are held daily at 10 a.m. Guests staying on public tour days are also welcome to join a tour later in the day. Public shelter tours are held every... More
Alicia A
10 May 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your question. There are two lines serving Watkins Glen-area travel Greyhound Bus Lines – Ithaca, NY Greyhound Bus Lines – Geneva, NY Bus Transportation Greyhound 800-231-2222 Shortline... More