Every day, 9:30 to 4:30pm (except Christmas and New Year). We are open on Bank or public Holidays.
It’s free to enter, but we would encourage you to make a donation to help us remain free-entry and accessible.
You can book an organised Tour or Workshop, just CLICK HERE.
Or you can wander around on a self-guided tour of the Farm, using our map
Parking is available to Blue Badge holders only. Call us on 0131 337 4202 to gain access. You can find out how to get here on our Find Us page.
The cafe is usually open during school holidays. For more information about the Cafe please check our Facebook page
No – ASSISTANCE DOGS ONLY
In most cases this is not possible. However, please email our Farm Manager at Gorgie@l-o-v-e.org.uk if you have a particular query relating to this subject.
Yes, for details of charges and how to book CLICK HERE for our Pet Boarding page.
For details of charges and how to book CLICK HERE for our Pet Boarding page.
To be a volunteer you must be aged 14+.
There are various roles, with the animals, in the gardens, in maintenance, and in education volunteer roles. Please CLICK HERE to have a look at our volunteering opportunities.
We are fortunate to have high interest in volunteering with us, so we are not able to take all enquiries. Please email all enquiries to Gorgie@l-o-v-e.org.uk and send us an email with your details for further information, and we will let you know what we can do.
Yes. We have supported volunteers in many of our roles. For young people aged 14-18 we run a referrals system with a waiting list. For adults, we run a contact list and let agencies know when a role comes up. Please contact Gorgie@l-o-v-e.org.uk and send us an email with your details, and we will let you know what we can do
CLICK HERE to have at look at our volunteering opportunities.
We believe that we need to create balance for the vulnerable people who use our farm therapeutically. When we carried out a survey 81% of people did not want to see the animals slaughtered.
Love Learning is a registered charity SCO45441 and we are regulated by OSCR the charity regulator. We like to operate as a business to ensure our sustainability but ultimately, we want to do good and raise human potential through conscious business operations. Our brand is LOVE & we mean it!
Most staff moved into new employment. However, we were able to re-employ 6 of these people. We were humbled by the dedication of the staff to the Farm and animals and welcome them as valued members of our team. They now have access to training and wellbeing packages.
SSPCA visits us regularly and they are delighted with the health of our animals. Our animal husbandry experience is wide and varied…our staff are experienced in both animal care and handling.