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Easter Holidays

Saturday 1st April - Monday 17th April 

There are plenty of things to do in Cambridge and Beyond this Easter Holidays, follow this link to see a full calendar of events.

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Park & Ride Easter Trail

The Cambridge Park & Ride Easter Trail is running from the 1st – 17th April – simply pick up a trail sheet from one of the five Park & Ride sites located around the City or on board one of the new Park & Ride buses.

Find our 3 letters, solve our Easter themed word and you could win a £250 shopping spree thanks to Cambridge BID.

Letter 1 is available at Park & Ride sites, Letter 2 on-board Park & Ride buses and Letter 3 from the Visitor Information Centre on Peas Hill.

Thanks to our friends at Chocolat Chocolat on St Andrew’s Street, every trail card holder is entitled to a free chocolate bunny – just show your trail card in the VIC when collecting letter 3. 


Easter Egg Hunts 

Easter Adventure Quest at Audley End House and Gardens 

Easter Adventure Quest at Wrest Park

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Peckover House 

Easter Trail for Adults at Peckover House

Cadbury Egg Hunt in the Wimpole Estate Gardens

Easter Egg Hunt at Ickworth House Park and Gardens

Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt at Botanic Garden

Easter Egg Hunt at Shepreth Wildlife Park

Fun Easter Egg Trail at Mountfitchet Castle

Nowton Park’s Amazing Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt at East Town Park

The Outdoors & The River

Official Guided Tours

A guided tour of Cambridge is the best way to experience magnificent buildings and hear insightful facts about a city steeped in history.

River Tours

Spend a day on the River Cam with a chauffeured punt tour and take in the beautiful views of the college ‘Backs’.

Contact Scudamores, Let's Go PuntingThe Cambridge Punt CompanyRutherfords, Cambridge Chauffer Punts or Cambridge Punting Company to find out more about their tours throughout Easter.

Travel at a leisurely pace down the river with one of our boat trip providers.

Contact CamboatsCambridge River Trips or Fox Narrowboats to find out more about their tours throughout Easter.

Newmarket Racecourse - The National Stud Tour 

Why not do something a little different this school holidays? The National Stud offers a unique insight behind the scenes at a working thoroughbred stud farm.

Activities, Events & Workshops

Stuck for grand-day-out ideas this Easter? Take a look through a selection of activities, events and workshops running throughout this Easter half term.

Clip 'n Climb Cambridge 

The Cambridge Science Centre comes to Clip 'n Climb 

CurveMotion Roller Disco 

Lino-cut Workshop at Great St Mary's Church 

Easter Kids Crafts at Great St Mary's Church

Ely Cathedral Holiday Drop-In Sessions 

Mad Hatters at Saffron Walden Museum 

Brilliant badges & brooches at Saffron Walden Museum

'A Journey through Time' Free Heritage Day in Ramsey

'Panoplie' French Workshop at Alliance Francaise

French GCSE/A-level Half-term Intensive Class

Den Building at Wicken Fen

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt at Wicken Fen

Storytime: Spring is here!

Go wild: Nature survival skills at Wicken Fen

Waking up for Spring!

Easter Trail at The Michaelhouse Centre

Christian Heritage Walking Tours

Children Crafts at Ickworth House Park and Gardens

An Out and About Family Adventure at Ickworth House Park and Gardens

Lookout Archery at Ickworth House Park and Gardens

95th Rifles – Battle of Waterloo 2017  at Ickworth House Park and Gardens

Easter at National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art

Spring Go Bingo at Nowton Park

Wild Wood Adventures at Nowton Park

Making Bird Feeders at East Town Park


Getting Dressed at Cambridge Junction

Treasure Island at The Apex

Alice in Wonderland at The Apex

Food and Drink

Las Iguanas

Kids Eat Free this Easter Holidays when an accompanying adult orders a main meal from the a la carte menu (lunch menu not included).

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