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Easter Egg Hunts In The New Forest

Easter weekend starts on the 25th March this year, and with the children having time off from school you might be thinking of ways to keep them entertained. Throughout the New Forest there is an array of Easter themed activities for you and the whole family to enjoy.

Don't worry about having to cook a big lunch for the whole family on Easter Sunday, The Montagu Arms will do it for you, with a sumptuous three course meal in their Terrace Restaurant for just £45 per person! Or have a relaxing Easter Sunday and enjoy a delicious Afternoon Tea at The Montagu Arms or at Careys Manor.

If you are looking for a great day out then why not visit Beaulieu Motor Museum who are holding a Mad Hatter's Easter between 25th March and 10th April. Younger visitors can enjoy lots of fun activities including a 'hare quiz trail' with a sweet treat at the end, whilst also enjoying the museum, gardens and much more!

Longdown Activity Farm are holding fun Easter trails and activities for the whole family, why not head down and see if you can find the clutches of eggs. With varying levels of Easter trails for different ages, everyone will have a fantastic Easter weekend at Longdown. Remember the baby chicks, goats and Easter rabbits will also be around to pet, stroke and feed.

Between the 25th and 28th March you can also pop on down to Exbury Gardens to enjoy the fantastic day out organised for the family. See if you can spot the Easter bunnies hiding in the woodlands as you enjoy a fantastic ride around the gardens on the railway. Everyone will have fun on this fantastic day out, with lots of surprises in store and lots for the adults to enjoy.

For families looking for adventure then try visiting Avon Tyrell Activities Centre on Easter Sunday and have fun across 65 acres of grounds. With face painting, decorating sweet boxes, challenges and activities – The Avon Tyrell Easter egg hunt is perfect for active families. Finish the day with coffee and cake on the terrace.

Remember to keep an eye out for all the Easter related events and activities available throughout the forest this spring. Check out the Easter fun day in Ringwood. Why not celebrate Easter by taking part in the New Forest Activities Canoe Easter Egg Hunt. You can also follow the Easter Egg Trail on 31st March at Bolderwood, there is no need to book, just pay £1 on the day.

With events to suit all types of budgets, make sure you check out our latest Easter events so you don’t miss out this Easter holiday.

Easter Events

Sat 14 Jan - Sun 2 Apr 2017

Lyndhurst 023 8028 3444


Sat 14 Jan - Sun 2 Apr 2017

Lyndhurst 023 8028 3444


Sat 18 - Sun 26 Feb 2017

Beaulieu 023 8089 9108


Sat 11 - Sun 26 Feb 2017

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Wed 22 Feb 2017

Ringwood 01425 655511


Wed 22 Feb 2017

Ashurst 023 8066 7683