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FREE Easter Bank Holiday Events 2016

Written by Louise Winter


We’ve found some FREE fun Easter events going on all over the country which are perfect for all the family, and keep your purses tightly closed ready for the two weeks school holidays that follow! 😉

Free Easter Holiday Fun for Families! Museum of London Docklands, London, 26th March – 8th April

There’s some fantastic free activities planned for the kids over Easter including stories, art workshops, and inventing!
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All ‘Cooped’ Up; Stepney City Farm, London, 26th – 27th March

Head along to Stepney City Farm where there will be an Easter treasure hunt, plus games and activities to get involved in! The children will also enjoy meeting the chickens and rabbits on the farm!
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Dragons! Museum of the Order of St John; London, 26th March – 8th April

This fascinating museum has some fun Easter activities for all the family to join in with! Egg-splore the museum for hidden eggs, listen to tales of knights and dragons, plus enjoy dragon themed crafts!
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Easter Fun Day at The Furlong; Ringwood, Hampshire, 25th March

Come along and say hello to the very cute miniature donkeys and fluffy baby chicks! There will also be face painting and crafts and cakes for sale.
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Easter Trail; Poole Museum, Poole, Dorset, 25th March – 9th April

Pop along and join in with this free museum trail hunting for clues to take you to the cute Easter chicks. If you answer all the questions, you may win something yummy!
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 Easter Holidays at Trowbridge Museum; Trowbridge, Wiltshire, 26th March – 6th April

There’s plenty of free Easter fun at this museum including an Egg Hunt especially for the kids, and a scrap work shop where they can build a bug home! Visit the sensory garden where the children can plant sunflowers and decorate the pots!
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Easter Fun; Heartlands; Redruth, Cornwall, 25th March – 9th April

As well as a free egg hunt on Easter Monday to enjoy, there will also be an family Easter trail for your chance to win a prize! In addition, the little ones can get creative in the visitor centre with plenty of arts and crafts to enjoy!
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***10% off all purchases from the visitor shop and Red River Cafe when you purchase a ‘Days Out Card’.***

Easter Egg Hunt in Norwich; Millenium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, 19th – 31st March

Take part in a fun Easter Egg Hunt around Norwich City Centre, and you only need to spot 10 or more for a chance to win a chocolate egg!
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Prehistoric Easter Fun; Fossils Galore, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, 26th March

Pop along to this fascinating shop where there will be plenty of prehistoric fun to celebrate Easter over the weekend!
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Big Art Easter Baskets; Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 25th March

Visit Walker Art Gallery and enjoy the free drop in event where the children can make lovely Easter baskets, perfect for all those yummy eggs!
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Polar the Titanic Bear; Merseyside Maritime Museum, Liverpool, 12th March – 13th April

Bring the kids to this fascinating museum where they can listen to the adventures of ‘Polar the Titanic Bear’ which is based on an original story by a Titanic survivor.
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Meet the Ancestors; The Dock Museum, Barrow In Furness, Cumbria, 26th March

Saxon royalty will be visiting The Dock Museum over the Easter holidays! The children will love meeting Ecgrith who was once King of Northumbria, and they will find out lots about him through interactive fun!
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Bunny Masks; Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow, 26th March

The little ones will absolutely love this free drop in activity where they can make their very own fluffy bunny masks, before hopping off home to enjoy Easter!
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We hope you enjoy these cracking Easter free events! Let us know what you are up to on our Facebook page 🙂



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