Reilly's Summer Seat Farm & Garden Center
1120 Roosevelt Road    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
412-364-8270     info@reillyssummerseatfarm.com

 School Field Trips, Farm Tours in Pittsburgh, PA

Field Trips and Farm Tours for Kids
at Reilly's Summer Seat Farm

Reilly's Summer Seat Farm & Garden Center offers a wonderful array of school field trips, scout tours, birthday parties, farm tours, and festivals that are both educational and entertaining.  Within 15 minutes of downtown Pittsburgh, Reilly's offers residents of Allegheny County (and other surrounding areas in southwestern PA) an opportunity to experience the country and have some great fun.

Educational Farm Tours and School Field Trips in Pittsburgh

Schools in the Pittsburgh area looking for a great field trip or school tour should consider a day at Reilly's Summer Seat Farm.  In the spring the school tours feature the strawberry patch.  In the fall, the school tours features the pumpkin patch.  All of the school tours provide an opportunity to visit and feed the farm animals - something that many Pittsburgh children have never had a chance to do!

Our tours are ideal for more than just school field trips.  Church group tours, Cub Scouts and Boy Scout Tours, Brownie and Girl Scout Tours, unique birthday parties, and families all enjoy a visit to the farm and learn its many lessons.  Children enjoy seeing the animals and learning about the farm.

Strawberry Blossom Tours


Available in May for Children ages 4-10.

Spring is a wonderful time to visit the farm. Baby animals are arriving and the strawberry plants are blooming. Reilly’s Summer Seat Farm offers an exciting and educational tour. Located just 15 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, this family farm provides a great interactive experience that children will long remember.

  • A fun hayride to the blooming strawberry fields where the farmer will explain how he plants and cares for the Strawberries. The wagons are covered so the tours go rain or shine.
     
  • An educational presentation about strawberries and how they grow will be given in the turn-of-the-Century barn. A story featuring Suzy Strawberry and a puppet named Blossom, will help the children learn important Agricultural Concepts.
     
  • An exciting opportunity for the children to see, hold and pet baby farm animals (chicks, ducklings, lambs, piglet, kid, and calf) will be offered. The children may also feed the sheep and goats.
     
  • This is a real farm experience as well as an educational tour. Everyone receives a dormant Strawberry Plant to take home and instructions about how to plant it.

 Call 412-364-8662 for reservations and information.

Recommended for children ages 4 to 10.
School Tours given from May 3rd to May 24th
Admission: $6.50 per person and one supervisor is free for every 15 paid admissions.
Reservations: Call (412)-367-7259 or 364-8662


Summer Tours


Enjoy a beautiful summer day at Reilly's Summer Seat Farm.  Tours through the summer are a great experience for church groups, scout groups, child care day trips, or any group of children. Located just 15 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, our family farm provides a great interactive experience that children will long remember.

  • An enjoyable fun hayride through the farm to see the different crops that are growing during the season.  The wagons are covered so the tours go rain or shine.
  • Everyone can pick an in-season crop. (Berries, corn, or pumpkins.)

  • Visit and feed the big animals and the little animals.

  • A picnic table is available and there is space for the children to play.

 Call 412-364-8662 for reservations and information.

Recommended for children ages 4 to 10.
Admission: $6.50 per person and one supervisor is free for every 15 paid admissions with a minimum fee of $125.
Reservations: Call (412)-367-7259 or 364-8662


Pumpkin Patch Tour

Available during October for children ages 3-10.

Picking Pumpkins at Reilly's Summer Seat FarmReilly’s Farm offers a wonderful autumn tour that teaches children agricultural concepts and provide a memorable farm experience.  Children will pick a pumpkin, help feed the animals, and make memories of a lifetime.  Located just 15 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, this family farm provides a great interactive experience that children will long remember.

  • A fun hayride to the Little Pumpkin Patch where everyone picks a pumpkin.

  • View the lovely Fall colors and hear a story about Stuffy the Scarecrow.

  • Experience the adventure of finding the way through a cornstalk maze.

  • Walk through Nursery Rhyme Land and meet Pumpkin-headed characters.

  • Hear the tales of Stuffy the Scarecrow and his mischievous ways.

  • Visit and feed the farm animals.

  • Farm machinery is displayed with signs explaining their use (Optional).

  • Storyboard presentation about how pumpkins grow.

Call 412-364-8662 for reservations and more information.


Recommended for children ages 3-10.
Cost $6.50/person with one teacher free for each
15 admissions.


Custom-Made Farm Tours & Birthday Parties

Tours can be arranged for birthday parties, family gatherings, and summer camp groups.  Group tours are custom-made to fit the needs of your group.  

Learn more about Children's Birthday Parties at the Farm.  

Custom-Made Farm Tour Highlights
(with other special arrangements possible)

  • A Hayride around the farm to see the different crops that are growing.

  • Everyone can pick an in-season crop. (Berries, corn, or pumpkins.)

  • Visit and feed the big animals and the little animals.

  • A picnic table is available and there is space for the children to play.

We will work with you to design a special party or farm tour for your group. The cost is $6.50/person with a minimum fee of $125.

Call 412-364-8662 for reservations.


 


Teddy Bear Picnic

An Awesome August activity
(Early August 10:30 am to 12)

A picnic with neighborhood bears.

Gather at Reilly's in early August under the spreading Linden trees with your picnic lunch, kids, and teddy bears in hand.  The day's activities include a morning of games, stories, and a hayride.  There will also be a chance to milk a cow and feed the animals.

Activity Fee is $5.00. Call 412-364-8662 for reservations.

    


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