Bunnies Galore – Easter Egg Hunting – London

Looking for some great activities in London this Easter holiday?

Look no further than our definitive list of the best Easter Egg hunts and trails to be found in and around London. Easter Sunday falls on 21 April this year so if chocolate is on your mind then these Easter Egg hunts are a must from the fabulous Kensington Palace to the Cadbury National Trust Easter trails and lots more in between!

The Lindt Gold Bunny Easter Hunt

Kensington Palace  Credit: Historic Royal Palaces Lindt

6 April – 22 April
Kensington Palace, London
Have you ever wanted to go on an Easter Bunny hunt at Kensington Palace? This year you can look for the Easter Bunny for the first time at fabulous Kensington Palace. The Lindt Easter Bunny hunt comes to Kensington Palace from 6-22 April!  Maybe you will spot some of the younger Royals hunting for their Gold Bunnies! The Lindt Gold Bunnies will be hidden around the Palace and the Gardens and you might see some historical figures too, as well as the chance to play some outdoor Victorian games. Pick up the trail map and find the bunnies to win a prize! For children aged 3-12. More here

The Lindt Gold Bunny Easter Hunt

Hampton Court Palace Credit: © Lindt

06 April – 22 April 2019
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU.

Join in the Lindt Gold Bunny Easter hunt in South West London at Hampton Court Palace where the Lindt Gold Bunny Easter Hunt returns for another year. Will you find any clues in the famous Hampton Court Maze? For children aged 3-12. Check the Historic Royal Palaces website for more information. 

Cadbury Easter Trails

Several National Trust properties this Easter will taking part in the Cadbury Easter Trail this year, just type in your postcode to find the nearest National Trust property. Here’s our favourite selection:

National Trust | Fenton House and Garden

19 April – 22 April 2019 for the Cadbury Easter trail

Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, London, NW3 6SP

Fenton House and Garden a National Trust property in Hampstead Grove has a fabulous walled garden, ancient old orchards a kitchen garden and a sunken garden that you can search for Easter Eggs. It’s part of the Cadbury Easter trail taking place across London this Easter. You could even bring a picnic if the weather is good!  More here

National Trust – Osterley Park and House

6 April – 22 April 2019 for the Cadbury Easter trail

Jersey Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 4RD

Surrounded by parkland you’ll be hard pressed to believe that you are in urban Hounslow. The National Trust property Osterley House and Park is the last remaining country estate in London. The stately home has fabulous parkland the perfect place for an Easter Egg Hunt and a picnic. Find the wooden eggs that have been laid by the birds and receive a prize! More here

National Trust – Ham House

6 April – 22 April 2019 for the Cadbury Easter trail
Ham Street, Ham, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7RS

Located on the banks of the River Thames near Richmond The National Trust’s Ham House in South West London is a great place to enjoy an Easter Egg hunt by the river. You need to find 10 feathers of the birds which live in and around the garden at ham House to collect your prize! More here

The London Wetlands Centre | Giant Easter Duck Trail

Giant Easter Duck Trail Credit: © WWT Wetland Centres

6 April – 22 April 2019

Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, Barnes, London SW13 9WT

Visit the countryside in the Capital this Easter. The London Wetlands centre is 10 minutes from Hammersmith an idyllic spot in the heart of London of ponds, gardens and wildlife. This Easter they are hosting a giant Easter Duck trail. You can explore the wetlands and look for the giant yellow ducks amongst the reeds and trees. Look for the many real-life birds too! More here

Kenwood House | Dragon Egg Adventure Quest

Kenwood House Credit: © Creative Commons

19 April – 22 April 2019
Hampstead Lane, Hampstead, NW3 7JR

Join the Dragon Egg Adventure Quest this Easter at Kenwood House with acres of gardens tucked away in Hampstead Heath. Kenwood House is an English Heritage Property with an amazing world-class art collection and this Easter there is a quest to find the Dragons Eggs! Track the clues and hunt for the Eggs! More here

The Royal Mews | Easter Extravaganza

22 April 2019 11am-3pm
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Love horses? Visit the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace this Easter. The Royal Mews is hosting its annual Easter Extravaganza event where you can explore the Royal Mews and find the hidden horses to win a prize. There are also arts and crafts. More here

The Horniman Museum Easter Trail

20 April – 21 April 2019
100 London Road, Forest Hill, London SE23 3PQ

The Horniman Museum and Park in Forest Hill, South London celebrate Easter weekend 2019 with an Easter trail, arts and crafts workshops and activities across the Gardens.  More here

Battersea Park Zoo – Easter Egg Hunt

6 April – 22 Apr 2019

Battersea Park, Chelsea Bridge Gate, Battersea, London, SW11 4NJ

The lucky animals are back for another year of Easter egg hunting this year! Never mind your normal garden Easter egg hunt, head to Battersea Park to find the eggs that are hidden with the animals. Find the colourful eggs with the lucky animals as you  take a look around the zoo and if you manage to find the eggs, you’ll win a prize!  The 16 April is a special Egg-stravaganza day! More here.