Activities

Easter adventures

Easter egg trail fun awaits... © NTPL/John Millar

Easter egg trail fun awaits...

Looking for some outdoor adventures this Easter? We’re inviting you to turn ‘Eggsplorer’ and set out on a Cadbury Easter Egg Trail. Collect your passport, stamps and special pith helmet from Base Camp, complete the challenge, and be rewarded with chocolate Egghead prize.

Don’t forget to enter the competition to design your very own Cadbury Egghead. There’s loads more besides, from egg and spoon races to Easter bonnet-making, so plan your Easter holiday fun with us.

Spring into nature

We’re bursting at the seams with wildlife to show you:

Outdoor action

Come outside for adventures galore:

Indoor adventures

Baking demonstration at Winchester City Mill

Don’t worry if it pours, there’s heaps of entertainment awaiting little ones indoors:

  • Winchester City Mill - baking days, milling and trails.
  • Petworth - Mrs Brown’s country house kitchen, dressing up and trails.
  • Standen – storytelling, plus activity packs and crafts in the Apple Store.
  • Claydon – Pattern Planner activity.
  • Osterley Park – create a family tree and see Osterley’s family portraits, on show for the first time in over 50 yrs.
  • Ham House – family art activities and face painting. Dress up as a Stuart.
  • Red House – family wombat trail.

Get your wellies on

Get your wellies on and have a splash whatever the weather

Get your wellies on and have a splash whatever the weather

We’ve got tons of splashy fun, so there’s no need to let rain affect play.

Springtime events

Spring is a great time to try something new, so take a look at what’s on offer for families at your local National Trust place. From horrible histories to brilliant bushcraft, there’s a new experience waiting for you, whatever the weather.