Experience details

  • 19 Aug, 2023 - 26 Jul, 2023
    (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
  • 10:00am - 16:30pm
  • Church Road, Thornton in Craven, near Skipton, GB, North Yorkshire, BD23 3TS
  • Event website

About this experience

Visit DINO Live for a prehistoric adventure at Thornton Hall Farm!

Get up close with dinosaurs – T Rex, Triceratops, Velociraptor!

Watch a live action stage show with Thornton Hall’s Park Rangers!

Create amazing summer memories with animal activities and encounters, live shows, timed slots into soft play, outdoor play areas, jumping pillows and more!

Dino Live Show: Become a member of the 'Dino Live Institute' and learn how to become a dinosaur ranger. Meet baby dinos, see HUGE dinosaurs, and learn the Dino Dance in this 30-minute stage show!

  • In the Secret Garden (wheelchair accessible)
  • Noise, lighting and sepcial effects

Dino Encounter: Courageous families can come face to face with our dinosaurs in this roarsome photo opportunity!

  • Accessed via main yard (wheelchair accessible)
  • Dimmed lighting and scent effects

Dino Discovery Trail: Venture into the Discovery Trail and learn all there is to know about the prehistoric world – answer the questions to become an OFFICAL Dino Ranger!

  • Gravel paths with gradients (wheelchair accessible)

Dino Dig: Budding paleontologists can dig deep into our excavation pits to locate the lost dinosaur fossils, our dino rangers will reward all successful trainee rangers.

  • Step up into the dino dig

FoamZone: Step into FoamZone and end your day with 20 minutes of mayhem in the ultimate family foam party! Enter the foam, join the party, or sit back and watch the madness unfold!

  • In the main yard (wheelchair accessible)
  • See signage on entry for important information

Indoor soft play area (wheelchair accessible):

  • Book your selected time slot online
  • Purpose-built 3 story structure
  • Four-lane slide + 3 other slides
  • Climbing volcano area
  • Electric go karts (additional charge)
  • Baby and Toddler area
  • Role-play shops

Outdoor play (wheelchair accessible):

  • Jumping Pillows (weather permitting)
  • Outdoor playground

Rides (weather permitting /additional charge):

  • Caterpillar Ride
  • Farm Safari
  • Pony rides
  • Junior quads


The Diner is located within the soft play area.
Our Street Food Trailer is located by the Secret Garden (limited menu).
The Dessert Pod is located within the main yard.
Picnics are allowed with outdoor tables available for you to use (picnics are not permitted in the Diner/Secret Garden).
We cater for allergens however please speak to a member of the team before ordering.

  • Accessible parking spaces

  • Accessible toilet

  • Assistance dog friendly

    We provide facilities for assistance dogs

  • Companion/Carer access

    Check the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower member’s website for details

  • Level access

    Level access is available and may include the use of lifts

  • Step-free access

    Access is step-free but may include ramps or slopes

Additional accessibility information

Visit the website for further information and Thornton Hall Farm's Accessibility Guide here: