If you’re hoping to keep the kids busy with an Easter Egg Hunt or an Easter Trail over the school holidays then look no further! There are plenty of Easter Egg Hunts in Hertfordshire and the surrounding areas in 2020, to help keep the busiest of bunny detectives happy. To save you searching, I’ve gathered together a collection of egg hunts and trails so you can hop to it!
The weather can change and so can the details of events, so please check directly with the venue or organisers BEFORE you travel.
Cliveden Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, SL1 8NS
Visit Cliveden from Friday 3rd to Monday 20th April 2020, 10.30am-3.30pm, for a spring adventure and watch the estate come to life. Whilst exploring the glorious grounds you’ll learn about all sorts of plants, animals and insects in nature and earn your chocolatey Cadbury reward. Visit the website for more information.
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0PF
This year’s Easter Eggstravaganza at Willows Activity Farm runs from Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April 2020. Choc-o-bloc with family fun come along and enjoy the Egg Hunt, Easter arts and crafts, brand new Peter Rabbit and Friends shows, Tristan the Runaway Tractor and lots more! Visit the website to book tickets or for more information.
Silsoe, Bedfordshire, MK45 4HR
Visit Wrest Park from Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April 2020, 10am-6pm, for the Easter Adventure Quest. Join in the hunt for legendary dragon eggs. Crack the clues as you and your family follow the trail through the gardens. Intrepid adventurers who track down a dragon egg will get a certificate and delicious treats from Hotel Chocolat! The quest costs £1 per child in addition to admission to Wrest Park. Visit the website for more information.
Akeman Street, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 6AP
Visit the Natural History Museum at Tring from Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April 2020, explore the galleries in the Museum, search the galleries high and low for hidden eggs and win a chocolate surprise at the end. Set off on the trail for 12 hidden eggs and on your journey discover some of the egg-laying animals around the Museum. This is a drop-in activity, no need to book in advance. £1 per child. Visit the website to check opening times and for more information.
Waddesdon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JH
Visit Waddesdon Manor from Saturday 4th to Monday 13th April 2020, and have fun with the kids on a nature-themed egg hunt around the Waddesdon grounds. The trail, in partnership with Cadbury, starts at the North Front (near the House) and finishes at the Woodland Café. £3 per child in addition to normal grounds admission charges. The last trail is at 3.30pm, pay on the day. Visit the website for more information.
Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JB
All aboard for the Audley End Miniature Railway Easter Special from Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April 2020! Advance booking is essential for the Easter Special which includes one train ride on the miniature railway to meet the Easter Bunny and his friends, an Easter trail, crafts and a gift for every child. Click here to see our visit to the Audley End Miniature Railway Easter Special in 2017 or visit the website to book tickets or for more information.
Billington, Nr Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9JH
Mead Open Farm’s Easter Wizard Of Oz adventure runs from Monday 6th to Friday 17th April 2020. Get set for an enchanting and immersive Easter adventure. Join Dorothy and her friends Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow in following the Yellow Brick Road through the magical land of Oz. See the adorable baby animals, watch hilarious NEW Easter shows and even earn yourself a chocolate treat. Come and enjoy all the fun on the farm! Visit the website for more information.
Moneybury Hill, Nr Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Bring the family to Ashridge Estate, beat the crowds and complete the Easter trail early at a reduced price from Monday 6th to Thursday 9th April 2020, at the Ashridge Estate Early Bird Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Get some fresh air with the kids, stretch your legs and learn about some amazing nature along the Easter trail. Come along to the visitor centre to solve the clues, with a chocolate prize at the end for the kids. Early bird discount to encourage early visits and reduce overcrowding at Easter weekend, £3 per child. Visit the website for more information.
Arrington, Royston, Cambridgeshire, SG8 0BW
Join in the Easter fun at Wimpole Hall on the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt from Monday 6th to Monday 13th April 2020, 10am-4pm. This year visitors can book their Cadbury’s Easter Egg Hunt in advance, although there will be a limited amount of tickets available on the day. Move around each activity station, solve the clues and pick up your chocolatey prize. Visit the website to book your tickets or for more information.
Van Hage Great Amwell, Pepper Hill, Hertfordshire, SG12 9RP
From Monday 6th to Friday 10th April 2020 don’t miss the free Easter Fun at Van Hage Great Amwell. The Easter Bunny has lost his carrots and needs your help to find them! Follow the trail around the store and win a sweet treat. You can also try and Hook a Duck at the Jacuzzi or Feed the Goats on Monday 6th, Wednesday 8th or Friday 10th April 2020, 12-12:30pm. Visit the website for more information.
Bushey Rose Garden, High Street, Bushey, Hertfordshire, WD23 3HH
On Tuesday 7th April 2020 come to Bushey Rose Garden and help Happi, the park events mascot, search the park for clues to the missing word, break the code and win a prize. Sit back and enjoy the incredible Fizz Kids Magic Show or enjoy the entertainment. £1.50 per egg hunt entry. Mini inflatables and refreshments are an additional cost. Visit the website for more information.
Highfield Park Visitor Centre, Hill End Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0RA
On Wednesday 8th April 2020, 10.30am to 2pm, go along to Highfield Park for the annual Bunny Hunt. Follow the trail and find the bunnies and woodland animals hiding in the park. Entry is at Highfield Park Visitor Centre, Hill End Lane, St Albans, AL4 0RA. The Bunny Hunt is £3 per child and no booking is required. Visit the website for more information.
Station Road, Shepreth, Nr Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 6PZ
Visit Shepreth Wildlife Park from Friday 10th to Monday 13th April 2020, 10am-4pm to hunt down the hidden Easter clues to claim your yummy Easter Egg reward! Normal admission rates apply. Visit the website for more information.
Harpenden Cricket Club, Harpenden Common, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 1PG
The Harpenden Easter Egg Hunt returns for the sixth year! Join in the fun on Friday 10th April 2020, 1pm-3pm (event closes at 4pm) at Harpenden Cricket Club. Ticket price includes an Egg Hunt for younger children (recommended up to 5yrs old) and an Easter Challenge for older children (recommended for 6-11 year olds). Tickets must be purchased in advance online. Please note that there is no parking at the cricket club so you will need to park in the town centre and walk. Visit the website to book your tickets or for more information.
Dunstable Downs, Whipsnade Road, Dunstable, LU6 2GY
Come along to Dunstable Downs for the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt from Friday 10th to Monday 13th April 2020, 10am to 4pm. Bring the whole family to Dunstable Downs for the Easter trail with a chocolate prize. The trail is all about Easter on the Downs; can you see any birds carrying nesting materials and can you see any spring flowers? £1.50 per child in addition to National Trust parking charges. Visit the website for more information.
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Have fun at Knebworth this Easter in the gardens and park on Friday 10th to Monday 13th April 2020 from 11am-5pm (last trail sheet sold at 3pm). Explore the gardens and the dinosaur trail, enjoy Spring flowers and the adventure playground. Follow Betsy the Knebworth Bunny around the garden’s Spring flowers, within the Edwardian maze and Rose garden to find where she has taken her Easter selfies! Trail sheets will be available from the gift shop for £1 each, in addition to normal grounds admission charges. Visit the website to book your tickets, or for more information.
Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, EN1 4RQ
Have a hoppin’ good time at Capel Manor Gardens this Easter from Friday 10th to Saturday 11th April 2020, 10am to 5pm. Help the Easter Rabbit find the bunnies hidden all around the gardens. Enjoy a range of egg-cellent activities, meet the new ring-tailed lemurs, alpacas, meerkats and much more. Visit the website for more information.
Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HX
Visit Hatfield Park Farm on Easter Monday 13th April 2020 at 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm for a very special pink Easter Egg Hunt featuring a special guest… the Easter Bunny! There will be a range of prizes available including one family ticket for a free place on any of the Race for Life events! It will be a fantastic occasion for all the family to explore the farm whilst hunting for some prizes. Egg Hunts take place at 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm. Normal Farm Admission Applies. Visit the website for more information.
Van Hage Great Amwell, Pepper Hill, Hertfordshire, SG12 9RP
From Monday 13th to Friday 17th April 2020 don’t miss the free Easter Fun at Van Hage Great Amwell. The Easter Bunny has lost his carrots and needs your help to find them! Follow the trail around the store and win a sweet treat. You can also try and Hook a Duck at the Jacuzzi or Feed the Goats on Monday 13th or Wednesday 15th April 2020, 12-12:30pm. Visit the website for more information.
Details of events and Easter Egg Hunts in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire are correct at the time of publishing.