Easter days out in Surrey

This Easter, at a special place near you in Surrey, there are trails throughout the school holidays, created specially for families, including Polesden Lacey, Claremont Landscape Garden and Hatchlands Park. Our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts are brimming with clues and challenges at 9 places in Surrey over the Easter weekend. The trails test your powers of observation and deduction and lead to intriguing new discoveries about nature, wildlife and the places you visit. When you follow an Easter trail, you help us look after these places for generations to come.

A girl runs through a carpet of daffodils

Polesden Lacey 

Take part in the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at glorious Polesden Lacey, over the Easter weekend and the whole of the school holidays. This year's trail is a delight for children, themed on a exciting new pet arriving at Polesden Lacey. Explore the woodland and solve the clues to win a Cadbury chocolate prize.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt through daffodils

Claremont Landscape Garden 

Hidden in the heart of Surrey this green oasis is a perfect spot for outdoor adventure. Head out on a chocolatey quest on this year’s Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Wander through the trees, alongside the lake and solve the clues. Run around the grassy amphitheatre, discover the grotto and serpentine lake.

A family in the parkland at Hatchlands

Hatchlands Park 

Visit Hatchlands Park in the first flushes of springtime. There are exciting activities for the whole family, including trails, an adventure area and even a tree house, all alongside the green shoots of spring. Our popular Cadbury Egg Hunt is available during the Easter bank holiday weekend.

Dapdune Wharf gunpowder store

Dapdune Wharf 

Take a journey down the River Wey and travel back in time. Your family can stroll along the tow path and admire the barges. Or why not take a boat tour. On Good Friday, after you've had a go at the Cadbury Egg Hunt and the Easter crafts, you can try out the races. Over the rest of the weekend, try craft activities and crack the trail code for a Cadbury chocolate prize.

Visitors look at a magnolia tree at Winkworth Arboretum, Surrey

Winkworth Arboretum 

With over 1000 different types of shrubs and trees, Winkworth Arboretum always has something new to discover. The most impressive displays are in spring, with magnolias, bluebells and azaleas. Join in on this year’s Cadbury Egg Hunt and follow the clues to solve the mystery and find the prize.

View of the Magna Carta Memorial, Runnymede, Surrey


This picturesque open landscape beside the Thames was witness to King John's historic sealing of the Magna Carta 800 years ago on 15 June 1215. Follow our Cadbury Egg Hunt for hidden clues across the meadows and along the slopes of Runnymede this Easter. Bring all the family along for this fun-filled day outdoors and celebrate the start of spring.

Fourwents Pond Holmwood Common Surrey

Holmwood Common 

Once owned by King Harold and William the Conqueror, leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life behind and explore Holmwood Common woodlands with our spring trail starting outside St John's church, North Holmwood. Please note there isn’t a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Holmwood Common this year.

The exterior of the mill sitting astride the Tillingbourne river

Shalford Mill 

Come and visit Shalford Mill, an 18th-century watermill with well-preserved machinery. There are so many secret places at Shalford Mill. This Easter take the challenge to identify all the natural things on our nature table. Get them right and claim your Cadbury chocolate prize. Afterwards go for a family ramble in the beautiful Surrey countryside, behind the mill.

Hedge at Swan Barn Farm

Swan Barn Farm 

Escape the bustle of Haslemere’s high street this Easter at Swan Barn Farm. This Easter Saturday come along for some family fun with the Cadbury Egg Hunt. Explore our beautiful woodlands and meadows, while working hard to solve nature clues and receive a Cadbury chocolate egg at the end.