Gilliland's Heritage Alpacas

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Basic Information

Address: Gilliland's Heritage Alpacas 1587 Dee Kennedy Rd. Hoschton, Ga. 30548
Phone Number: 770-601-7376
Director: Angie Gilliland V.P.

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Days and Hours: Call for alpaca farm tours. Open upon request.
Description:

Gilliland's Heritage Alpaca farm provides educational tours where your group will learn all about our farm! How we got started what we do with alpaca's. Basics on how the fiber is made into yarn. Everyone gets to go inside the paddocks and feed the alpacas and get up close and personal with this wonderful and kind animal. Be sure to bring your camera so you don;t miss that special alpaca kiss. All the children go home with a sample of fur from one of our alpacas and a prize from our alpaca treasure chest. We also have a small gift shop for all your alpaca needs, Hats, scarves, blankets, poncho's etc. In addition to this we have our new antique spinning wheel room that can be view for a small extra fee. We also have six picnic tables for you to bring lunch and spend the day. We have packages for birthday parties just call for those details.If you are interested in learning how to knit, or would like to do a fiber project those have to be schedule in advance and are different prices based on your project.

Grade Levels:
Pre-K
K-5
6-8
9-12
Group Type: school groups, church's, mom's clubs, homeschooler's,daycare's
Disabled Access:

We have areas which we can accomodate wheelchair's etc. but no bathroom facility for handicapped. We are a full working farm and provide hand cleaner and we have a porta potty on site that is cleaned out weekrly.We also have soap and water for washing hands.

Admission/Tickets: $6 per child/ $8 for adults/ $5 for antique spinning room ans spinninf demo.
Registration: Call to schedule your tour or event
Food: Bring your own picnic/food. We have tables. We do have bottle water for sale.
Length of Visit: Normally one hour but if you bring lunch 2-3hrs.
Student/Staff Ratio: 20 students/1 staff
Max. Group Number: 60 children with staff
Group Requirements: No down payment is reguired unless it's for a birthday party. Then it's a $100 deposit. If you schedule a project deposit for teacher.
Return Policy: Pay upon arrival
Exhibits: Antique spinning room/ farm equipment/ alpaca gift shop
Freebies: Carrots to feed the alpacas/ small bag of fiber from one of our alpacas/free prize from the alpaca treasure chest.
Gift Shop/Factory Outlet: Alpaca Gift Shop on site.
Reservations Needed: For educational tours, special projects with fiber
Directions:

1641A Dee Kennedy Rd.
Hoschton, Ga. 30548
 

Nearby Attractions: Mayfield Dairy Chateau Elan Winery and Resort
Social Networking:

Gilliland's Heritage Alpaca (official Site) Facebook page

Alpaca Gift Shop- Facebook page