Animal yards for the whole family

The animal yards with boutiques and cafes are wonderful summer destinations for the whole family. Many animal yards are open to the public during the summer season, being closed in the winter. The yards entertain visitors of all ages from baby to grand parents. Who wouldn’t enjoy watching the hustle and bustle of animals or experimenting how rough a pig’s hair is at hand?

After getting to know the animals, it is nice to sit in the café to enjoy the delicacies in an atmospheric environment. The boutiques are bursting with beautiful home decor to take home. You can also buy products from many farms, such as wool or meat. You can go on a trip with the family or invite friends! Three animal yards worth visiting in Häme:

  • Kissankulman eläinpiha
  • Pässinpää
  • Vekkilä Museum Farm

animal yards

Kissankulman eläinpiha is a warm-hearted animal yard where visitors can get to know the animals up close. In addition to horses and ponies, you can see donkeys, sheep, goats, rabbits, chickens and roosters in the cat corner. In the yard you can walk against a pig or a dog as well! There is also a riding school in the Kissankulman eläinpiha. There are also children’s summer camps.

Pässinpää is a lifestyle boutique on Iittala glass hill. In connection with the Pässilä café shop, customers can get to know the farm’s sheep, rabbits and chickens. The Pässilä café store has an atmospheric lifestyle store, where you will find wonderful interior design products, accessories, pulleys and wool yarns for your own space!

At the Vekkilä Museum Farm, you can visit an authentic traditional courtyard with animals. The domestic animals of the idyllic traditional courtyard and the museum café take its visitors into a heartfelt grandmother atmosphere. In addition to animal yard, Vekkilä has direct sales of organic products from its own farm, as well as lamb and beef meat and bargain milk.

If animals are your thing, you should check out these animal yard in Häme!