Visitor Center Parking Area: From Rt. 128, take Exit 20A, Rt. 1A North. Travel about 6.5 miles north on Rt. 1A and turn left at the Appleton Farms entrance sign (just after entering Ipswich sign). Inside stone gates, follow signs to visitor center. Address is 219 County Road, Ipswich.
Hay Bale Hangout will be included in the day's activities. Stop by anytime between 10AM – 1:30PM for fantastic farmyard meet and greets! Hands on activities start at 10AM and run every ½ hour. Greet our goats, make a wool bracelet, cuddle a calf, farm story time, collect chicken eggs and more! In between activities hang out in the Carriage Barn and explore our all-day learning stations or picnic outside in the Stone Paddock! Activities may change depending on what's happening at the farm, but a typical schedule will include: 10:00: Feed the sheep & brush the goats 10:30: Spin wool bracelets 11:00: Collect chicken eggs 11:30: Farm story time (feel free to bring a snack from home!) 12:00: Explore the milking barn & Dairy tools 12:30: Cow dress up and meet a calf 1:00: Collect chicken eggs 1:30: Brush the goats