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Family fun this Easter with the National Trust

Mar
13
2016

This Easter the National Trust is teaming up again with Cadbury to offer you a cracking Easter weekend. Unleash your inner explorer with adventurous Easter Egg Hunts taking place in amazing locations across Northern Ireland.

From spring woodlands and rugged coastlines, to historic houses and enchanting gardens there’s lots of Egg Hunts to choose from – guaranteeing a fun-filled Easter for everyone.

Everyone will be rewarded with a delicious Cadbury chocolate treat at the end of each completed egg hunt, and every single Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt will help support the conservation charity’s special places for future generations to explore.

Throughout the Easter holidays the whole family can enjoy wide open spaces perfect for exploration, coast and countryside brimming with wildlife and historic houses full of enchanting characters and stories; everything you need for great family fun during the holidays.

Get into the great outdoors and explore all that’s on offer at a National Trust place near you this Easter.

Springhill 21 March–3 April
Easter Egg Hunt 12noon-5pm
Join our fantastic Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt around Springhill house and grounds throughout the Easter holidays. Enjoy some eggstra fun on Easter Sunday and Monday with face painting, games and other children’s activities.

The Argory 21 March–3 April
Easter Egg Hunt 12noon–5pm
Solve the clues to help find the Cadbury chocolate prize on our Easter Egg Hunt, throughout the Easter holidays. Enjoy some eggstra fun on Easter Monday and Tuesday with face painting, games and other children’s activities. 

Rowallane Garden 24 March–3 April
Easter Egg Decorating 11am–2.30pm
Come along each day to the Rowallane café and take part in our decorating egg-stravaganza.

Mount Stewart 25–28 March
Easter Egg Hunt 12noon–4pm
Bring the children to Mount Stewart this Easter to take part in our popular Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Follow the clues around the Lake Walk and return to collect your chocolate prize.

Wellbrook Beetling Mill 25–28 March
Easter Egg Hunt 2–5pm
Follow the clues along the wooded glen, crack the code and unlock the Cadbury chocolate prize.

Ardress House 25–30 March
Easter Egg Hunt 1–6pm
The Easter Bunny has made a trail around the farmyard and gardens at Ardress House. Follow the clues to unlock the Cadbury’s surprise. Enjoy some eggstra Easter fun on Easter Sunday with face painting, games and other children’s activities.

Castle Ward 25 March–3 April
Easter at the Barn 12noon–4pm
Join us for lots of Easter fun with children’s craft activities, table top games, kiddies ride-on tractors, sandpit and farmyard trail. Bring along a picnic, visit the farmyard animals and relax by the shores of Strangford Lough.

Murlough NNR 26 March
Easter Egg Hunt 2–3pm
Come along for some Easter fun as you follow the clues on the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt over the sand dunes and beach to discover the chocolate treasure. Booking Essential. Contact 028 4375 1467 or email murlough@nationaltrust.org.uk

Florence Court 26–27 March
Easter Treasure Hunt 11am–4pm
Enjoy some Easter fun as you follow the trail around the grounds to find the chocolate treasure in our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt.

Crom 26–28 March
Easter Treasure Hunt 11am–4pm
Join us for some Easter fun as you follow the trail around the grounds to find the chocolate treasure in our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt.

 Castle Coole 26–28 March
Easter Treasure Hunt 11am–4pm
Have some Easter fun as you follow the trail around the grounds to find the chocolate treasure in our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt.

Castle Ward 27–28 March
Easter Fair 12noon–6pm
Our Easter fun continues with the annual Easter Fair with plenty for everyone to enjoy. Search for Cadbury chocolate prizes throughout the day, browse local craft and food stalls and take a horse and carriage ride (weather dependant). The annual Mega Easter Hunt will be taking place at 3pm on both days.

Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House 27–29 March
Easter Egg Hunt 12noon–4pm
Fun for all the family as you follow the trail around the historic Downhill Demesne. Hunt for clues to crack the code and unlock the Cadbury chocolate surprise in our Easter Egg Hunt.

Florence Court 28 March
Easter Monday Family Fun Day 11am–5pm
Easter fun for all the family with Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts, music and much more.

Rowallane Garden 29 March
Easter Chick Hunt 10.30am–3pm
Hop along for a family fun day out exploring the nooks and crannies around the beautiful garden while following the clues in the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt to win a chocolate prize. Fun for everyone.

Find your nearest Easter Egg Hunt at www.cadbury.co.uk/easter or for more information on what’s happening at places across Northern Ireland download a copy of the National Trust spring and summer ‘What’s On’ guide at www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ni

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