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Come Visit the ALPACAS!

Shalimar Alpacas is pleased to offer full farm tours by appointment. $5 per person, ages 2 and under free (must be carried by an adult). 24 hours advanced notice is required. The farm is open from 10am to 4pm by appointment only.

The tour includes:

  • A brief history of Alpacas and the differences between other members of the Camelid family

  • A short overview of the Alpaca fiber markets around the world and here in the United States

  • A walking tour of the farm, that includes view our duck and chicken areas, our Alpaca nursery where moms and babies (young alpacas are called ‘Cria’) play, and then on to our stud male pastures.

  • The tour wraps up in our Alpaca shop where we will explore the loom and talk about styles of weaving and alpaca garment production.

  • Finished Alpaca garments produced by your host and professional fiber artist Patricia Gillotin

  • Alpaca products are for sale within the Alpaca shop

NOTICE: This is a working farm. Proper clothing, including sturdy shoes and comfortable walking clothes are required for all guests, including children.
Disclaimer: The Alpacas of Shalimar Farm are generally gentle and well-trained. These are still LIVESTOCK, and must be respected. Your host will direct you to animals you may touch. All other animals should not be touched. Approaching an animal can be dangerous. Proper precautions should always be observed: No loud noises, yelling, running, chasing or hitting. Respect for yourself and the animals is the best approach. We want you to have a safe and pleasant experience with our alpacas and our farm and we thank you for honoring this request.

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