Easter fun on the South Downs

Enjoy the ultimate family day out this Easter on one of our Cadbury Egg Hunts. They're the perfect opportunity to get outdoors, unleash your inner explorer and create some special family memories. Why not come and join us at one of our properties on the South Downs for some family Easter fun.

Little ones enjoying the Cadbury Egg Hunt

Alfriston Clergy House

Enjoy searching for bunnies around this bijou cottage garden with our fun family trail and enjoy exploring this Medieval thatched Wealden hall-house, the first building bought by the National Trust. 14 - 17 April, 10.30am – 4.30pm

 A boy crouches over a rockpool looking for creatures on the beautiful wave cut platform at Birling Gap beach

Birling Gap

Join in with our family fun outdoor trail to find hidden clues on Belle Tout and Lookout Hill. Enjoy seascape views of the Seven Sisters and then head back to the visitor centre to collect your Cadbury bunny. 14 - 17 April, 11am-4pm

A basket of chocolatey bunnies on show

Devil's Dyke

Come along and find the eggs hidden around the Dyke to solve the clues, and enjoy a day at this legendary beauty spot on the South Downs. 15-17 April, 11am – 3pm Egg rolling competition Bring your own hand decorated hard-boiled egg and try your luck at this Easter custom - the egg that gets furthest down the Dyke valley wins. We will also judge the ‘Best decorated egg’. 28 March 10.45am

Slindon Wood anemones


Join us in a fun day out to investigate the woods of Slindon with their secret dips and hollows to claim your chocolate bunny 15 April, 10am – 1pm

Easter hunt fun

Woolbeding Countryside

Come along and take part in egg decorating and rolling, have a go at an egg shy and egg and spoon race and make Easter crafts. Follow our spring nature trail along the winding loops of the River Rother. Why not bring along a hard boiled egg to paint and roll. 16 April, 10.30am – 4pm

Child on a Cadbury Egg Hunt at Easter

Swan Barn Farm

Discover our nature trail filled with puzzles and clues to keep the kids guessing. Come along and explore our beautiful woodlands and meadows while solving the riddles. 15 April, 10.30am - 3pm.