Celebrate Easter with a whole host of fun activities for all the family throughout April.
Venture through over one thousand years of history as we take you on a rotten journey of action packed games and adventure with nasty nuggets and foul facts aplenty! Our finest characters will be on hand to bring the terrible and horrid stories of the Castle’s past to life. Are you brave enough to discover history at its most gruesome?!
Family visitors are invited to set off on an adventure through history with the launch of a brand new Easter Adventure Quest and a celebration of the great St. George.
Shaun the Sheep and the rest of the flock are let loose this Easter. Help them round up the flock with the ‘Find the Flock’ Easter Trail and have fun with the ‘Shaun the Sheep’ activity sheet. There’s also a colouring competition and treats and prizes to be won.
Ragley will open from 10am – 5pm every day of the Easter holidays. Guided tours of the state rooms will take place at 11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm and cost £2 for adults & £1 for children. On Easter Sunday & Monday there will also be additional activities including an Easter Egg Hunt, face painting, children’s fairground rides, falconry display and crafts. Activities cost from £2 per person.
Over the Easter holidays there are plenty of family activities taking place at the Shakespeare Houses. At Shakespeare’s Birthplace, create a Shakespearian word and add it to a trail of ribbons decorating the Birthplace Garden.
Enjoy Easter with a Victorian flavour amongst the bulbs and blossom at Hill Close Gardens in Warwick. See displays about the Victorian way of life and enjoy morning coffee and afternoon teas in the visitor centre. On Sunday children can take part in an Eggstravaganza to find chocolate eggs (£4 per child) and join in with the Easter bonnet Parade at 3.30pm.
For more events, things to do and places to visit Shakespeare’s England this Easter.
The birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon is steeped in culture and history and one of the biggest tourism magnets of the area.
How far: 7 miles
Experience a totally electrifying day out at Britain’s ultimate castle and immerse yourself in over 1000 years of jaw-dropping history.
How far: 9.3 miles
A fun-filled family day out with farmyard animals, adventure play, children’s shows, fun fair rides and seasonal events throughout the year.
How far: 12 miles
An award-winning art gallery in Warwickshire offering a unique opportunity to view art in the setting of a Grade 1 listed Robert Adam mansion located in 120 acres of spectacular parkland.
How far: 3.9 miles
Step into this 15th century house and see how it was remodelled in Victorian times. The gardens, woodland walk and the wider parkland offer miles of walks.
How far: 3.7 miles
|Warwick||10 miles||20 mins|
|Stratford||10 miles||20 mins|
|Worcester||40 miles||1 hour|
One of the Treasure Houses of England, Blenheim Palace is a unique example of English Baroque architecture set in 2100 acres of beautiful parkland landscaped by ‘Capability’ Brown.
How far: 30 miles