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Easter egg hunt at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal

This spring, treat the whole family to a world of adventure at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal on an Easter trail.

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Make your way along the Easter adventure trail and find activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between Saturday 23 March to Sunday 7 April, from 10am to 4pm, with last entry at 4pm. Come along and explore the beautiful gardens and historic abbey ruins of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.

Who'll get the top score at welly wanging? Can you weave your way through the rope web? How many sticks, twigs and feathers will you gather to help us build our giant egg nest?

Prices are £3 per trail which includes an Easter trail sheet, bunny ears and dairy or vegan and Free From* chocolate egg.

*Suitable for people with milk, egg, gluten, peanut and tree nut allergies. The National Trust wants to contribute to a better world for people and nature. That is why we source our cocoa responsibly by buying from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms.

Don't forget to pick up your Easter egg and have your trail sheet stamped before you leave!

Times

Prices

Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
per trail£3.00
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The basics

Meeting point

You can pick up your Easter trail from Swanley Grange, West Gate Admissions and Studley Royal Admissions between 10am and 4pm. Don't forget to pick up your chocolate egg before you leave!

What to bring and wear

There are areas of uneven ground and steep slopes on site, so wear sturdy shoes.

Accessibility

You can do as much or as little of the trail as you'd like. There are hard-standing paths around the estate route. Access to the abbey is across a level green. When the grass is particularly wet this can be impassable for wheelchairs, mobility scooters and prams.

Upcoming events

Event

Garden and abbey tour 

See the abbey as the Georgians did on this guided tour; incorporated into the dramatic designed landscape.

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on
24 Feb to 31 Mar 2024
at
11:00 to 12:30
+ 11 other dates or times
Event

Abbey tour 

If these walls could talk...unearth the monastic secrets of a great abbey and the daily routines of the monks who lived here on this guided tour.

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on
24 Feb to 31 Mar 2024
at
13:30 to 14:30
+ 11 other dates or times
Event

Good Friday service 

Join us for a service for Good Friday.

Event summary

on
29 Mar 2024
at
15:00 to 16:00