School Tours

Now booking for our 2024 fall tours.

Since 1992, we have been providing educational experiences for children in preschool through grade 1 with our Fall Farm tours program.

We are offering 4 learning centres in a rotational, hands on, 90 minute guided walking tour of our farm:

  1. Play area – featuring Pumpkin Playland, a giant inflated pumpkin with balloons circulating inside; a corn maze and straw jump
  2. Seed centre – investigate and identify different seeds and plant some
  3. Pumpkin picking – visit the pumpkin patch to learn how pumpkins grow – each student can pick their own pie pumpkin
  4. Sensory play with toy tractors and implements – learn how machines are useful to farmers

We can accommodate 2 classes in the same time slot.

Tours will be offered from Tuesday October 1 through to Tuesday October 8, and then again from Tuesday October 15  to October 30 at 9:45-11:15 or 11:30 – 1.

Tours run rain or shine.

Regular tour – $8 per student (no charge for parents or teachers)

Deluxe tour – $9.50 includes an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie and apple cider (no charge for parents or teachers)

Note there is a minimum class charge of $140.

To book your tour, call 519 886 7576 or info@herrles.com

We require busing to be arranged and confirmed two weeks prior to your tour, and a minimum ratio of 5:1 students to teachers/parents/guardians/helpers.

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