Easter days out in Buckinghamshire

Join us for an Easter adventure in nature at our places in Buckinghamshire. Discover family-friendly trails with fun activities for you to do along the way. Complete a trail and earn your chocolate reward at the end. We know how much joy our Easter egg trails bring to our visitors each year and we hope this year will be the same. However, we ask that you support your local property and book tickets for your visit in advance. The Easter adventures in nature trail can be purchased on the day.

Kids enjoying Mottisfont at Easter

Easter egg hunts this spring 

We're delighted that our Easter egg hunts are taking place in England, Wales and Northern Ireland this year. Visit our main Easter web page to find out which National Trust places are running the trails, what nature adventures they hold in store and how to book.

 Family looking at trail

Canons Ashby 

Get the family outdoors for an Easter adventure in nature at Canons Ashby. Budding artists can try out their drawing skills on our Easter egg trail, as they see what they can spot around the garden, before claiming their chocolate prize. Trails run 2 to 6 April 2021 (whilst stocks last); 10am to 4pm. £3 per trail.

A young girl is wearing a leaf crown, with two tall leaves behind her head that look like bunny ears.


Let the kids run free in the great outdoors at Stowe this Easter as they complete ten different nature-themed activities on our Easter egg trail. Their reward? A well deserved chocolate treat! Trails run 1 to 18 April (whilst stocks last); 9am to 4pm (last entry 3.30pm). £3 per trail.

Little ones enjoying the Cadbury Egg Hunt


Bring the family to Hughenden this Easter where there's plenty of space for your little adventurers to explore. Spot signs of spring as you follow our Easter egg trail, then claim your chocolate reward. Trails run 1 to 18 April (whilst stocks last); 10am to 4pm. £3 per trail.

Spring daffodils on the parterre at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Waddesdon Manor 

Embark on a nature adventure this Easter at Waddesdon. Follow our Easter egg trail and complete ten nature-themed activities before claiming your chocolate prize. If you've still got energy to burn off you can go the eggstra mile on our woodland walk, looking out for activities along the way. Trails run 31 March to 11 April. 10am to 4pm. Book your trail when you book your visit. £3 per trail.

Children on an Easter egg trail


We've got acres of space for little adventurers to let off steam this Easter. Explore one of the gardens, play hide and seek in the woodlands, or see if the blossom is out yet in the Round Garden orchard.

Family walking dog in woods

The Chilterns countryside

Spring can be a wonderful time to get out and explore the Chilterns. We have a variety of walks to suit all abilities that are completely free to download. The latest walk joins 3 National Trust properties together, Hughenden, West Wycombe and Bradenham.

Visitors enjoying easter craft activities

Easter activities at home 

We have some fun nature activity packs and crafts for families to enjoy over Easter at home and in the garden. Get to know three special wildlife friends and be inspired by the great outdoors as you find out interesting facts, get creative, or do something for nature. And there's inspiration and activities for adults too.