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Easter Egg Hunts Across the North East

Bunny with Easter Eggs
Easter Egg Hunts Across The North East

Our kids, like most, love a good old fashioned Easter Egg hunt. This year, there are plenty to choose from around the North East and there is always the option of hosting your own at home, like we do every year.

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National Trust have quite a few planned, but there are a few others to choose from too. Read on to find out more.

Click here for more ideas to keep the whole family busy during the Easter holidays.

National Trust Easter Egg Hunts.

Hunts are taking place at various trust venues around the region. These are charged at £3 per person taking part. This is in addition to any entry fees. All venues are free entry for trust members, like us.

Start off your Easter adventures in nature by picking up your trail activity sheet and pencil.

Complete the 10 nature-inspired activities. Hopping like an Easter bunny, making a home for wildlife, or peeking into veg patches are just some of the different experiences you could enjoy.

Once you've finished the trail collect your delicious chocolate egg.

You can visit as many places as you like to experience a new adventure every time.

North East venues hosting the hunts are...

Wallington 13 - 20 April

Cragside 9 - 24 April

Gibside 2 - 19 April

Seaton Delaval Hall - 11 - 24 April

Souter Lighthouse 15 - 18 April

Ormesby Hall 9 - 24 April

Fountains Abbey 2 - 17 April

Nunnington Hall 9 - 24 April

Keep scrolling for more hunts and trails...

Other places offering Easter Egg Hunts or Easter themed trails...

Tynemouth Park Easter Egg Hunt 9 - 24 April. Charges apply, pre-booking essential.

What’s included:

Easter egg hunt (Adults to pay £2.50 per entry on the day on the door) Easter egg prize Meet and greet Special Characters and the Easter Bunny Photo opportunities with Special Characters and the Easter bunny Easter themed activity bag

Yummy Ice Cream

Bamburgh Castle - Hope the Dragon's Easter Trail 9 - 24 April

Purchase an activity pack for £2.95. Follow the clues to complete the trail, then claim a tasty Easter treat. Admission charges apply. No booking required.

St. Mary's Island Easter Trail 13 - 18 April

Complete the trail around the island to collect a prize. £1 per child. No booking required.

WWT Washington - Easter Duck Trail - 15 - 18 April

Pick up a trail card and keep a note of the Easter ducks, hiding around the wetlands.

No charge for the trail. Normal admission charges apply. No booking required.

The Cramlington Easter Treasure Hunt is a walk of about 4Km around Cramlington, which will take you around 2 hours to complete. It will be great fun for children and adults alike and there is a Treasure Chest full of Easter Eggs to be won. All funds raised are in aid of the Cramlington Voluntary Youth Project.

Raby Castle - Easter Trail - 9 - 24 April

Free to take part in. Normal admission charges apply. No booking required.

Preston Park Museum - Easter Trail 9 - 24 April

Hop along to Preston Park Museum this half term for lots of Easter fun, including a trail, crafts and storytelling.

Take part in their Easter trail and find the ten giant eggs hidden around the museum and garden. Pick up your trail sheet when you arrive at the Museum Welcome Desk.

Normal admission charges apply. No booking required.

Adventure Valley - Easter Egg-stravagnaza 9 - 24 April

Easter Egg-Stravaganza is back at Adventure Valley this Easter Holidays!

Hop, hop, hop, like a bunny down to the spectacular undercover Easter Garden and even meet the Easter Bunny himself!

PLUS follow the egg-cellent Bunny Adventure hunt to win yourself a yummy chocolate treat!

Normal admission charges apply. No booking required.

Wheelbirks Parlour - Pre-school Easter Egg Hunt - 5 April

£3.50 per child. Pre-booking essential.

Brocksbushes - Kids' Fun Zone & Easter Treasure hunt 9 - 24 April

Easter themed Treasure Hunt in the Brocksbushes garden. Find the painted pebbles and complete the quest to win a prize! Free to enter, donations to Northumbria Blood Bikes gratefully received.

Click here for more ideas to keep the whole family busy during the Easter holidays.

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