An educational farm just minutes from UNC and the heart of Chapel Hill and Carrboro.

Our 17-acre farm is home to many animal residents including chickens, sheep, goats, ponies, donkeys, pigs, bunnies, alpacas and llamas. We offer farm education, private events, tours and more!


Visits to 1870 Farm are currently available by appointment or pre-scheduled program only. 

We can't wait for you to join us! 

Getting to 1870 Farm

Address (visits by appointment only)
1224 Old Lystra Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

School's Out! Join Us at Farm Camp!

School's out... so join us for a day of fun at the farm!


Aligned with teacher workdays and holidays for Chatham, Carrboro, and Chapel Hill Schools.


School's Out! Camps are the perfect opportunity for returning campers to get their farm fix, and for children exploring the farm for the first time to get outside and try something new. 

Upcoming Dates 2022
March 25th
April 15th



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