Top Family Easter Events

Are you on the hunt for family events for Easter? Well we’ve picked some of the best ones suited to families, from Easter Egg hunts, craft activities, discounts on steam train rides and special events. These are just some of our recommendations, find a great place to go near you this Easter.


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A big day out with Peter Rabbit™ at Kew Gardens, London

Hop along to Kew Gardens and follow Peter Rabbit’s trail on a botanical bunny adventure this Easter holiday. Explore the wonderful world of vegetables and other edible plants, whilst learning about how they are grown, and children can plant their very own seeds to take home and nurture. You’ll find activity pop-ups for all ages, where youngsters can make some fuzzy bunny ears, and enjoy an exciting fun-filled day out with games, crafts and storytelling inspired by Beatrix Potter’s iconic tales. More…

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Join Wellington Country Park for an Easter
‘Eggs-travaganza’ of events! Berkshire

Calling all ‘Eggs’plorers! Join in the fun and begin your adventure at Wellington Country Park, located in-between Reading and Basingstoke, for a variety of events over the Easter holidays. From Easter Egg hunts, circus skills and shows, to puppet shows and daily events. More…


Celebrate with Birdworld, Surrey

In celebration of Birdworld’s 50th Anniversary year, Percy the Penguin has hidden a bumper 50 eggs around the 26-acre park in a very special Easter Eggstravaganza spotting trail, running from Friday 30th March – Sunday 15th April (Between 10am – 5pm). Entries will be placed into a draw for the chance to win some great prizes! More…

Save 15% on tickets to Birdworld

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Enjoy Bowood’s Easter Eggs-travaganza, Wiltshire

From naming the newly born chicks to finding the hidden golden eggs, Bowood House & Gardens will make the perfect family day out! From Friday 30th March to Monday 2nd April, 11am to 5pm explore the beautiful grounds with the Easter Trail…look amongst the endless daffodils and winding paths, you may just see the Easter bunny! A hop, skip and a jump away is Tractor Ted’s Little Farm with newly born lambs and piglets, with petting times throughout the day. More…

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Spring Family Raceday at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire

2018’s first family day and Ascot’s final fixture of the 2017-18 Jumps season, the Spring Family Raceday on Sunday 25th March is not to be missed. There is plenty to keep the whole family entertained, with exhilarating racing and an impressive range of entertainment for all ages, and under 18s benefit from free entry. Sections of the racecourse are split into zones, each one providing children and teens with fun attractions and hands-on activities. Book now! More…

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Paradise Wildlife Park opens World of Dinosaurs in time for Easter! Hertfordshire

Hop over to Paradise Wildlife Park this Easter and check out the NEW World of Dinosaurs attraction (opening Sunday 25th March), where you can get up close and personal with over 30 moving and roaring life-size dinosaurs. You can even meet the Easter Bunny and take part in free games around the site, as well as face painting, Easter arts and crafts and Easter themed animal feeds. More…

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Discover Hatfield House this Easter school holiday, Hertfordshire

Discover the secrets of one of England’s most historic stately homes – from its Royal visitors to the lives of the servants below stairs. The school holidays are the perfect time to explore Hatfield House and bring history to life.  Children can explore the vast parkland and visit the famous spot where Queen Elizabeth I was sat reading a book when the news came…’Your sister, Mary Tudor, is dead. You are now the Queen of England!’. More…


Purchase a Season Ticket to Hatfield Park Farm this Easter and enjoy all year! Hertfordshire

A visit to the lambing marquee at Hatfield Park Farm is a must this Easter! This season there is also the perfect ticket for loyal farm visitors…visitors will be able to buy a season ticket for Hatfield Park Farm. The season ticket will give you unlimited visits to the farm – perfect for the school holidays. More…

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Watch Sarah and Duck’s Big Top Birthday Live on Stage this Easter, Nationwide

Join Sarah and Duck, along with all their favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shallots, Flamingo and Umbrella, as they plan a circus-themed birthday party for Scarf Lady in their garden. But when the weather turns windy and the big top is blown away, will Sarah and Duck be able to save the day? Told through a fantastic blend of inventive puppetry, charming storytelling and toe-tapping music – it’s a show not to miss this Easter. Visit the site for tour dates and to book. More…

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Easter Eggspress at the Kirklees Light Railway, West Yorkshire

Hop aboard the Kirklees Light Railway’s Easter Eggspress and travel by steam train to meet the Easter Bunny! The Easter Eggspress is running on Friday 30th March, Saturday 31st March, Sunday 1st April & Monday 2nd April and advance booking is advised. More…

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UK’s 1st Easter Bunny Grotto at Twinlakes Family Theme Park, Leicestershire

From 24th March – 15th April visit the UK’s 1st Easter Bunny Grotto at Twinlakes Family Theme Park! Kids can become a Chocolate certified Easter helper in the Easter masterclasses, travel through a land of chocolate heaven and see the magic of the world of Easter before meeting the Easter Bunny himself in the Chocolate Easter Bunny Grotto! Keep your eyes peeled for chocolate egg tokens hidden around the park too, which you can exchange for a yummy chocolate. More…

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Have an Eggtastic Easter at Wheelgate, Nottinghamshire

Join the Easter bunny for an action packed Easter at Wheelgate. The perfect family thing to do during the Easter holidays, where you can hunt for Easter Egg tokens around the park to swap for your own FREE chocolatey treat, make colourful Easter souvenirs, visit the new chicks and bunnies in the Animal Adventure Zone and learn all about the loveable farm animals. Plus there is so much more fun to be had across the park! More…

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Easter @ Pit! National Coal Mining Museum, West Yorkshire

From 29th March bring the kids along to the National Coal Mining Museum for some Easter fun. Kids can explore the last deep coalmine, meet the living history characters, get crafty with free art activities, hunt for Easter eggs and play outdoors in the new Adventure Playground. Find out for yourself why visitors rank National Coal Mining Museum Number One on Trip Advisor for Things To Do in West Yorkshire. More…

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Save money travelling on West Somerset Railway, Somerset

Travel on the West Somerset Railway and receive an EXTRA 15% off rover tickets this summer, when quoting coupon code LGC2018 at the checkout. It will be the perfect treat for the family this Easter as you can explore and travel for a fraction of the price. Book now. More…

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family at wookey hole

Join the Easter egg trail at Wookey Hole this Easter, Somerset

Fun and games at Wookey Hole this Easter with an egg trail and a gift for every child! Come and meet the new dinosaurs, watch the circus show or take part in a workshop, meet the Witch and venture deep underground into the famous caves! Lots to do whatever the weather. More…

Win a family ticket for four to Wookey Hole Caves

One child goes free with a full paying adult

shark in tank

Learn about new life at The Deep this Easter, East Yorkshire

Spring has sprung and it’s time to learn about new life emerging in the oceans. Hear about the different eggs laid by some of our most popular residents, including sharks, rays, turtles and penguins, as you explore The Deep on your journey of discovery. Enjoy daily dive shows, touchpool sessions and animal feeds, as well as crafts and an activity trail too. It’s a fun packed day out for the whole family! More…

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Visit Jump In this Easter, Nationwide

This Easter check out your local Jump In park to find out what’s inside and explore the coolest kit in town. Drop slides, balance beams, tumble tracks, dodgeball courts, racing slides, and trapeze are just some of the fantastic activities that await. Plus every park has a café and relaxing area for anyone to watch or recover! For little jumpers there are dedicated trampolines so they can join in safely, plus adventure soft play areas at most of the parks. More…

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Stay safe. Coronavirus advice is being updated regularly. As we look ahead to Christmas, we are looking forward to as many attractions and events opening up as possible. Please enjoy browsing the site for trips during the festive period. Remember to check directly with the venue before booking. Let’s Go with the Children is here to help and support families with ideas and information during this period.