Children can search for egg baskets, bunnies and of course the actual eggs which will be rewarded with a yummy chocolate treat.

There is plenty to explore at National Trust properties including pretty spring woodlands, craggy coastlines, historic houses and enchanting castles. By visiting the various properties guests are helping preserve wonderful places for the future generation too.

See below examples of Kent and East Sussex properties hosting Easter fun (visit the National Trust website to check out the many other venues hosting Easter activities).

Kent

Chartwell – Chick and the Egg Easter hunt

Daily from Friday 25th March to Sunday 10th April, 11am to 4pm

Discover Easter characters from the 1920s era as they take you on a good old fashioned adventure around Chartwell. The Easter Egg Hunt will wind through natural play areas and finish with a delicious chocolate treat. Treat yourself to a bunny biscuit in the café.

Normal admission charges apply, egg hunt £2 per pers


East Sussex

Alfriston Clergy House – Hidden Bunnies Easter hunt

Daily from Friday 25th March to Sunday 3rd April, 10.30am to 4.30pm

Search for the bunnies hidden around the garden on our fun Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Find all the bunnies and receive a chocolate prize.

Normal admission charges apply, egg hunt £1.50 per bunny hunter


Bateman’s – Kipling Easter hunt

Daily from Thursday 24 March to Sunday 10 April, 10am-5pm

Our hens have been busy laying eggs all over Rudyard Kipling’s garden, but now they cannot find them. Follow the Kipling clues and if you can find the eggs and match them up with the correct hen, there is a chocolate treat at the end. In the tea room, why not indulge yourself with a special Easter sweat treat – chocolate Easter cake – scrumptious!

Normal admission charges apply, egg hunt £2.50 per person

Visit www.nationaltrust.org.uk to find out more about the many family adventures available at properties this Easter.