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What will you discover this spring?

What's on

Easter eggsploration

Are you ready for some fun this Easter? © Cadbury

Are you ready for some fun this Easter?

Join us this Easter on one of the Cadbury Easter Egg Trails taking place at National Trust places across the East of England and win a Cadbury chocolate Egghead. Find your nearest trail

Lambing time

March is a busy time for new arrivals down at Wimpole Home Farm © David Levenson

March is a busy time for new arrivals down at Wimpole Home Farm

22 March - 6 April, 10.30am - 5pm

Celebrate the arrival of spring at Wimpole Home Farm by bringing your little ones to meet our little ones. You might even be lucky enough to see a lamb being born. Find out more about rare breed sheep and meet the team that care for them.

Battle of Waterloo

Huzzah! © National Trust


12 - 13 April at Ickworth

The 95th Rifles alongside many other regiments are preparing for the 'Battle of Waterloo'. Join us this weekend as they take over the grounds with authentic living, training and grand battles galore to a triumphant conclusion.

Easter holidays

What will your family enjoy this Easter? © National Trust

What will your family enjoy this Easter?

With Easter holidays, comes Easter fun.

As well as our popular Cadbury's Easter Egg Trails, there's plenty more activities for your family to enjoy this Easter. From springtime arts and crafts to 50 things activities. What will take your fancy?

Dancing daffodils

Colour returns to the gardens as daffodils appear

Daffodils brighten up the garden and bring a smile to your face.


Beautiful bluebells

Relax and enjoy the Bluebells

Our woodland floors will soon be a carpet of blue.



Blooming blossom

Blooming May blossom - a riot of colour comes to Copt Hall Marshes

With an explosion of colour comes the sweet smell of blossom. 

Discover new exhibitions

Many of the castleâ¿¿s furnishings date back to the Victorian refit

We've got some fascinating new exhibitions this spring:

  • Anglo-Saxon discoveries go on display at Sutton Hoo
  • Archaeological finds under the floorboards at Wimpole
  • Fascinating historic wallpaper goes on show at Oxburgh


Discover mysterious places & objects

Have you tried crawling into Oxburghâ¿¿s priestâ¿¿s hole?

From secret passages and hidden doors to weird and wonderful objects:

  • There's a priest's hole at Oxburgh, which you can climb in.
  • The fire engine at Felbrigg was bought after a firework explosion.
  • And this sedan chair is where the wife of the 1st Earl of Ickworth is thought to have died!

Discover life below stairs

The basement corridors at Wimpole

Get a taste of what it was like to serve in our great houses and experience life below stairs at: