Canons Ashby at Easter

A family enjoying the Cadbury Egg Hunt

Join us for some spring fun in the fresh air this Easter. We have plenty going on to keep the family amused.

Make an Easter Tray Garden

10-13 April, 11.30-3pm
Let the little ones (and the bigger ones too!) discover their creative side with their own miniature tray garden using natural objects collected from Canons Ashby. We supply the materials; all they need is their imagination. 
No need to book- just turn up! £3 for one tray or £5 for two. 

A family enjoying the Cadbury Egg Hunt.
A family getting some fresh air and enjoying the Cadbury Egg Hunt.

Join the Cadbury Egg Hunt

14-17 April 11-4pm
Join our nature trail finding all the signs of spring outside at Canons Ashby, discover the secret words and claim your delicious Cadbury chocolate prize! Have fun exploring and learning as a family, as well as getting out in the fresh air. £2 per trail and normal admission prices apply.

Get out and about: rain or shine!
A boy splashing in puddles

Grab your wellies and do some exploring!

There is plenty to explore here every day at Canons Ashby, with an I-Spy spotter’s trail in the garden, "Stolen" family trail in the house, and with the parkland, paddock and garden to explore. Make sure to look out for the lambs in the nearby field, but please do not get too close to them. Have a look at our suggestions for enjoying Spring at Canons Ashby!

Treat yourself to a delicious Chocolate egg from the shop
Chocolate eggs in the Coach House

Eating and drinking

Visit the Stables Tea Room and enjoy a special chocolate nests, or pop into the Coach House Shop to pick up Easter Eggs, chocolate treats or other gifts.

St Mary's Church with daisies

Spring at Canons Ashby

The weather is getting warmer, the gardens are beginning to bloom and there are plenty of changes happening in the house. Visit soon to see Canons Ashby springing to life ready for our new busy season!

Two children using binoculars in a field of wildflowers.

50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ at Canons Ashby

Have some family fun with outdoor games and lot's of exploring, for little and big adventurers.