Polesden Lacey's Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt: Creature Comforts

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Can you help Polesden’s woodland creatures to try and find a cosy bed for Maggie’s mysterious new pet? Our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt takes place from 30 March – 15 April, 10am-3pm, £3 per explorer.

For the whole winter, Maggie has been travelling around Asia, visiting all the famous sites and making new friends. 

She is now on her way back to England, and she says she’s bringing a new pet. But no one knows what it is! Could it be an elegant crane from Japan? Or a wrinkly elephant from Sri Lanka? Or maybe even a bright tiger from Java?

Can you help Polesden’s woodland creatures search the grounds to try and find the perfect bed so he’ll be comfortable when he arrives? You’ll receive a delicious Cadbury chocolate prize in return for your help. 

Do the foxes have room for a guest in their cosy home?
A watercolour of a mother fox and two cubs
Do the foxes have room for a guest in their cosy home?

Try a midweek visit

Our Easter trails are extremely popular, especially over Easter weekend. If you'd prefer to avoid long queues and crowds, we would recommend a midweek visit outside the bank holiday weekend. Don’t forget, our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt runs until 15 April, so there’s plenty of time to join in on the fun. 

There are also lots of other Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts happening at our neighbouring properties, like Hatchlands Park and Winkworth Arboretum. 


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Bring the whole family together for fun and nature-filled discoveries as you spot the first signs of spring at our special places. Follow bunny’s clues to finish your adventure with a delicious, chocolatey treat.

What else is on?

This spring, we’re celebrating Maggie’s Adventures in Asia. As you wander the house, experience the sights and sounds of Maggie’s Asian travels; around the grounds, see the gardens as they burst to life with bright colours; and in the café, taste the delicious Asian-inspired dishes our chefs have created. 

Please be aware that access to the house on weekends and bank holidays will be by timed-ticket only. The house will be open from 11am until 5pm with last entry at 4pm.

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