Things to do in West Runton

Hillside Animal & Shire Horse Sanctuary

The Hillside Animal & Shire Horse Sanctuary near West Runton station is a great place to visit rescued animals

A visit to the Hillside Animal & Shire Horse makes for an interesting day out off the beaten track. There are many rescued animals to see including horses, ponies, donkeys, sheep, pigs, rabbits, ducks, goats and many more. There is also a museum with an extensive collection of carts, wagons and farm machinery.

You will find a picnic area, children’s play area, gift shop, ‘animal-friendly’ cafe, secondhand bookshop and bric a brac shop on the site. Dogs are welcome on leads.

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