Want To Support Us?
Despite new government advice being issued we are still unable to open. We hope to be included in the next wave of businesses that can open and are busy making improvements to ensure you can visit us safely when we do. In the meantime, please take a look at ways you can support the centre whilst we are closed.

Opening Times

Ticket Prices

Getting Here

Whats On

Opening Times

Ticket Prices

Getting Here

Whats On

Welcome To Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre

A Perfect Day Out

Home of the internationally renowned Cotebrook Shire Horse Stud we have been breeding prize winning Shires here for over 45 years and they form the centrepiece of the Centre

Things To Do

Something For Everyone

We love sharing our beautiful Shire Horse Centre with you. We have lots to see and do while you visit to make your day a magical one

Up Close And Personal

Meet Our Horses

Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre is the only Shire Horse stud farm in the UK open to the public, with up to 30 shires to see during the stud season.

Out of season there are still around 20 shires, many of which are stabled during the winter months

Take A Walk On The Wild Side

Wildlife Watch Nature Trail

In conjunction with the Cheshire Wildlife Trust we have Wildlife Watch Nature Trail which links the native species exhibits at our visitor attraction with the wildlife that can be found both on our farm and in the wider countryside around us

Refresh and Relax

Lakeside Cafe

Our Lakeside Café has a balcony overlooking the lake offering tranquil views while you enjoy a light lunch, traditional cream tea or a delicious cake with one of our speciality coffees

All The Gossip from Cotebrook straight from the horses mouth

Anna's Blog

Supporting Us

Get Involved

We love sharing our fabulous Shire horses with you and there are many ways you can get involved