Best Family Friendly Things to do this Easter in Norfolk

Best Family Friendly Things to do this Easter in Norfolk

Easter is a great time of year to explore Norfolk whether you are holidaying as a couple or as a family there are plenty of things to do. Whether you are looking for organised Easter Egg hunts for your little ones or a half-term excuse to explore the broads there is something for everyone to enjoy.

At the Kelling Estate we are lucky enough to be perfectly situated close to the coast and the countryside, enabling our guests to relax in peace or be close to the action. Our luxury holiday cottages are available throughout the year, but be quick if you are thinking of booking an Easter break away as they don’t stay available for long. Find out about our latest availability here, and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us, we are more than happy to help.

Take a look at a few of the family friendly events that are available this Easter in North Norfolk. Please note that these events were correct at the time of writing, please check with the organisers of each event for up to date information.

Holt Garden Centre Easter Trail

Free to take part for all the family, our very own Holt Garden Centre is offering an Easter Trail. On the trail there will be puzzles and activities to solve with a special prize for the winner!

Easter Eggspress at Bure Valley Railway

For train lovers, the Easter Eggspress is the perfect thing to do over the holidays. Purchase a train ticket and hop aboard the train and travel to Aylsham or Wroxham, where you can complete an Easter Stamp Trail at both stations, there is a free Easter Egg for every child who completes the trail. An Easter-themed Afternoon Tea is also available at the Whistlestop Café in Aylsham. For more information please visit their website.

Dippy’s Egg-cellent Easter at ROARR!

Hosted at ROARR! Dippy’s Egg-cellent adventure is usually hosted over the Easter half term. The whole park will be decorated for Easter and children will be encouraged to help Dippy find the missing Easter eggs. Perfect for dinosaur lovers, simply keep an eye on their events page and book an event ticket when they become available.

Best Family Friendly Things to do this Easter in Norfolk
Best Family Friendly Things to do this Easter in Norfolk

Easter EGG-stravaganza & Lambing Live! at Wroxham Barns

Discover the pregnant ewes at Wroxham Barns and potentially witness a live birth. The two events happen at different points in the year with the live lambing happening from February and the Easter EGG-stravaganza  usually hosted in the Easter half term in April, however you may still catch a live birth at Easter. With plenty of hands-on animal activities and unlimited rides at the play park, Wroxham barns is a great place to visit over Easter. Tickets are required for their events and can be purchased through their website.

White Rabbit Easter Trail at Wells & Walsingham Light Railway

When visiting Wells, pick up a quiz sheet and hop aboard the train to spot characters from Alice in Wonderland dotted along the railway route. Previously the event has been held just over the Easter weekend and has cost just £1 to participate and participants have received an Easter Egg on completion.

Easter Special River Trips with Broads Tours

Hosted by the Broads Tour the Easter Special Boat Trip is a great day out. Children are invited to take part in a Nature Quiz and hunt on the boat for clues, all children on board receive an Easter egg. Previously the event has been held on the Easter weekend and requires tickets to be purchased. Keep an eye on their website for more information on this year’s boat trips!

There are plenty of other things to do around Easter in North Norfolk for those wishing for a more relaxing break away, you can also explore some of the best beaches in the region. If you would like any more information about our luxury holiday cottage availability please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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