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Join a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

What to do this Easter in and around Somerset 

Hope you enjoyed the Easter holidays; here's a recap of the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts that took place in Somerset in 2019.

The countryside around Wellington Monument

Take part in the Monumental Trek for Wellington Monument 

Join a challenging 10k or 21k walk across the Quantocks and Blackdown Hills on Sat 11 May, enjoying the incredible views and scenery, whilst raising vital funds in support of the monument.

Groups of people outside the front of the house for a popular event at Arlington Court

Find an event 

Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to walks and runs.

Upcoming events


The Golden Path adventure lanyard

Thu 25 Apr 2019
This adventure pack is full of activities inspired by the banking heritage of the family who owned Stourhead for over 300 years.

TYNTEtots 2019

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by classic stories including Alice in Wonderland, Jack and the Beanstalk and The Ugly Duckling.
Dunster Castle

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt: a rabbit's tale

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Head down the rabbit hole and follow this year's Cadbury Easter egg Hunt around the garden.

TYNTEtots: The Owl and The Pussycat

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by the classic story of The Owl and The Pussycat.

Guided introductory walk

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Join this free walk to discover the genius of the place, and how one family has cared for and curated Stourhead for over 300 years, leaving a legacy that is enjoyed by thousands today.
Montacute House

'Elizabeth of Bohemia: the Winter Queen'

Thu 25 Apr 2019
The National Portrait Gallery's special exhibition will be 'Elizabeth of Bohemia : the Winter Queen' and will feature contemporary portraits of this fascinating woman and those connected to her.
Spring bulbs flowering at Tyntesfield

Find a place to visit 

Discover somewhere to visit using our search. In the South West you're never far from somewhere to explore.

Volunteers take part in a beach clean at Studland Bay

Beach cleans across the South West 

We look after miles of coastline and beaches across the South West, and rely on volunteers to help us clear the tons of litter that appears on the coast. Take a look and see if there's a beach clean near you for this weekend and beyond.

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