Come and visit our rescued animals at our Frettenham Sanctuary near Norwich NR12 7 LT

ENTRY IS FREE and dogs, on a lead, are very welcome.

1-5pm this Sunday 20th August

For Open Days at Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary, West Runton, near Cromer, please see below.


Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary, West Runton welcomes visitors 10am to 5pm

EVERYDAY (except Saturdays) during August.

For Opening Days after that, please see poster above.

Please click here for Directions and a Map to West Runton



Your are warmly invited to join the winter festivities at our Christmas Fayre

at West Runton on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th of November 2017


Open Day dates and times for Hillside Animal Sanctuary at Frettenham are here

We would like to share with you, a short film made by a visitor to the Sanctuary.
Please click here to view...

OPEN DAYS at Hillside Animal Sanctuary
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham near Norwich

Visitors are welcome to our Frettenham Sanctuary Open Days in 2017
1pm-5pm on the following  Sundays:

August 20th
September 3rd

Admission is free

Please click here for Directions and a Map to Frettenham

Quality assured visitor attraction

Accredited by the English Tourism Council, our
Open Days are recognised under their Quality Assured Visitor Attraction Scheme.


Their inspector reported:  "The most outstanding features were the peaceful ambience, the clean conditions of the animals and the neat presentation of the enclosures and paddocks."

We serve 'animal friendly' refreshments, have a spacious gift shop to browse and a shop with a variety of bric-a-brac. Dogs are welcome too (on a lead please).

To find us at Frettenham from Norwich outer ring road take the B1150 towards North Walsham.  After 4 miles you will see The White Horse Public House on the right. Take the next turning left into Hall Lane and Hillside is the first turning on the left.

For Bus Services between Norwich and Frettenham telephone Sanders Coaches on 01692 406040 or 01692 406020 for up-to-date services and times

Please telephone 01603 736200 for latest
Open Day information or refer back to
this page. Thank you.