From magical Easter egg hunts to fun on the farm, discover where to go, what to see and what to wear for family days out with little ones this Easter.
Easter egg hunts
Little bunnies will love spending Easter weekend – and beyond – hunting for delicious chocolate eggs in a traditional hunt. Tracking down yummy treats can be hard work, so keep them as comfy as can be in Breton striped tops and cosy trousers.
Discover your local hunt:
The Botanics Bunny and the Hunt for the Golden Egg, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 24th March-3rd April. More details here
Easter at Kew, Kew Gardens, London:19th March-10th April. More details here
The World of Beatrix Potter Mini Easter Sunday Egg Hunt, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria: Sunday 27th March. More details here
Easter Adventure Quest at Tintagel Castle, Cornwall: 25th-28th March. More details here
Down on the farm
When we think of Easter, we think of big, delicious family meals, savouring precious time with loved ones, and the very first lambs of Spring. Across the UK, farms will be celebrating the season with events from family brunches to baby animal feedings. Keep little ones happy come rain, shine, or mud with our practical jackets and adventure-ready plimsolls.
Get involved with our pick of family-friendly farms near you:
Easter Eggstravaganza, Fishers Adventure Farm Park, West Sussex: 25th March –10th April. More details here
Easter Day Brunch, Stockley Farm, Cheshire: 27th March. More details here
Easter Fun Day, Bath City Farm, Bath: 29th March. More details here
Easter Weekend Farm Special, Kentish Town City Farm, London: 25th– 28th March. More details here
If the Easter weather is changeable, keep little minds occupied with an educational (and rain-friendly) trip to the museum. From rocket-bunny making to traditional Easter baking, discover interactive fun the whole family will love. Whether glow-in-the-dark tees or astronaut motifs, our out-of-this-world space-themed collection is perfect for mini explorers.
Plan a trip they’re sure to love:
The Science Museum, London: Make your own rocket bunny, follow the lifecycle of a star, or see a film in 3D at the IMAX cinema. Throughout March and April; more details here
Hove Museum, Brighton & Hove: Explore a Star Wars toy display, make your own Easter bonnet, or take part in an egg-themed painting workshop. 29th March–8th April; more details here
Beamish Living History Museum, County Durham: See and sample traditional Easter baking, try your hand at egg jarping (like conkers, but with hard-boiled eggs), or make your very own rabbit finger puppets. 26th– 28th March; more details here
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Belfast: Take part in an egg-rolling competition, visit the Easter lambs and chicks, or have a go at the Great Egg Trail. 27th– 29th March; more details here