Find activities to keep the kids entertained with these Easter half term events in Hertfordshire. From Easter egg hunts to magic shows and outdoor adventures.

Details may be subject to change. Always check with the organiser before travelling.

For a full list of Easter Egg Hunts in Herts please visit our dedicated page: Easter Egg Hunts in Hertfordshire 2018.

Events running throughout Easter half term in Herts

Easter Eggstravaganza at Willows Activity Farm
Sat 24 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Road, London Colney, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0PF
Choc-o-bloc family fun with the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg and Bunny Hunts with chocolate prizes. In addition there will be adventure play and farmyard fun with lots of animals including chicks and bunnies
www.willowsactivityfarm.com
Cost: Adult £15.00 (£12.00 online), Child Ticket 2-16 yrs £17.00 (£14.00), Senior Citizen £14.00 (£11.00), Disabled Visitor (includes free carer) £10.00 (£9.00 online). Under 2’s require a ticket but are free of charge.

Easter Fun at Paradise Wildlife Park
Sun 25 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 9.30am – 5.30pm
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN10 7QA
From Sunday 25th March, hop over to Paradise this Easter & check out their brand NEW World of Dinosaurs attraction launching this Easter, where you can get up close & personal with moving and roaaring lifesize dinosaurs.You can even meet the Easter Bunny and during your visit take part in our free games around the site and be in the chance of winning a family animal experience at Paradise!
www.pwpark.com
Cost: Usual admission applies

Easter Family Fun at Church Farm Ardeley
Fri 30 March – Sun 15 April 2018, from 9.00am
Ardeley, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 7AH
Get involved with bottle feeding the lambs at Church Farm, collect eggs from the farm chickens, tractor trailer rides, and enjoy indoor and outdoor play. A range of experiences for all the family and meet our farmers.
churchfarmardeley.co.uk
Costs: Various, from £3.00

Wild Things at Easter at Rye Meads Nature Reserve
Fri 30 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Rye Road, Stanstead Abbotts, Herts, SG12 8JS
Discover the wild things that creep, crawl, flap and slither through a range of hands-on activities. Craft a crown ready to fulfill your title of king/queen of the wild things, build a den fit for wild things royalty, and search for signs of spring.
www.rspb.org.uk
Cost: Normal reserve prices apply (parking £3 for non-members, free for members) plus £2.00 per trail sheet.

That’s Not My Egg Gallery Trail at Tring Natural History Museum
Fri 30 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 10.00am – 5.00pm (starts 2.00pm on Mondays)
The Walter Rothschild building, Akeman Street, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 6AP
Go on the search to find Kiwi’s lost egg and meet some fascinating animals along your way. Complete the trail and win an Easter chocolate. Suitable for ages 5+.
www.nhm.ac.uk/events
Cost: FREE

Easter Baby Boom at Lee Valley Park Farms
Fri 30 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm
Stubbins Hall Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2EF
As well as the usual fun filled activities, various informative talks on the new arrivals, indoor and outdoor play areas and tractor and trailer rides to the Holyfield dairy farm, you will get the chance to feed the lambs and take part in an Easter Trail.
www.lvfarms.co.uk
Cost: £10.00

A Very Victorian Easter at the Gunpowder Mills
Fri 30 March – Sun 15 April 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm, last entry 3.00pm
Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1JY
Kicking off with a bank holiday weekend full of fun! Join the team on Friday March 30th and Saturday March 31st as the very cute and cuddly Pygmy Goats and Ducklings join the crew! Alongside these cuddly creatures you’ll be able to learn about how these precious animals were looked after in Victorian times! Then on Easter Sunday & Monday you’ll travel back in time with the “Van Buren Victorian Theatre Of Wonders” – and much more!
www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Cost: Adult £10.50, Child £8.50, Conc (over 60 or full-time student) £9.00, Family tickets from £24.75

Spring Family Trail at Wimpole Estate
Tues 3 to Sun 15 April 2018, 10.30am-4.30pm
Arrington, Royston, SG8 0BW
This family-friendly trail through the parkland includes a fun nature quiz and the chance to tick off several of our 50 Things Activities in one go, including bug hunting and bird-watching. Take your picture in a giant frame on top of one of the biggest hills in Cambridgeshire! And when you’ve finished you can take home your own packet of seeds and watch them grow.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/wimpole-estate
Cost: Trails cost £2.50 and include the trail sheet, the loan of a pair of binoculars and a bug pot, and a packet of seeds to take home.

 


Events: Thursday 29th March – Monday 2nd April 2018 (Bank Holiday Weekend)

Sleeping Beauty the Musical at Gordon Craig Theatre
Thurs 29 March – Mon 2 April 2018, various showings
Lytton Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 1LZ
From the team behind this year’s SOLD OUT production of Rapunzal The Musical. This classic fairy tale is brought to life with our original music and a host of magical characters.
www.gordon-craig.co.uk
Cost: standard £20.50, family £66.00

Easter Golden Egg Trail at Capel Manor Gardens
Fri 30 March & Sat 31 March 2018, 10.00am-5.30pm, last admission 4.00pm
Capel Manor Gardens, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, EN1 4RQ
Enjoy this Golden Easter Egg Trail to mark the 50th Anniversary of College Manor College. Children will have the opportunity to explore the gardens and the animal collection in search of the Golden Egg Balloons. Locate all your stamps and find the Easter Bunny to receive your chocolate treat! Lots for kids to do.
www.capelmanorgardens.co.uk
Cost: Adults £6.00, children (3-15) £5, concession £5.00, family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) £23.00, Friends of Capel get in FREE

Easter Trail at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Fri 30 & Sat 31 March 2018, 11.00am-5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Children can follow the trail symbols around the Gardens and Dinosaur Trail and complete the quiz sheet to claim an exciting reward! There is plenty to do in the Gardens this Easter – explore the Maze and the Dinosaur Trail. The huge Adventure Playground is great fun – make sure you try the astro slide, drop slide, zip wire and the splash water play features.
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: Children under 3 years are admitted free of charge to the Gardens and Park, but will still need to purchase the Trail sheet to participate in the Easter Trail and receive the reward. Quiz trail sheets will be available from the Gift Shop for £1 (in addition to the standard Park & Gardens admission price, last sale 3:00pm).

Peppa Pig’s Adventure at The Alban Arena
Fri 30 & Sat 31 March 2018, various
Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3LD
Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunch-boxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus, Peppa and friends are excited about their outdoor adventure, full of games, laughter and live music!
www.alban-arena.co.uk
Cost: £17, £15 under 16s, family ticket (2+2) £60.00 (a transaction fee of £1.25 per ticket is charged for online purchases)

Sarah and Duck’s Big Top Birthday! at The Spotlight
Fri 30 March & Sat 31 March 2018, (Friday 1.30pm & 4pm, Saturday 11 am & 2 pm)
High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8BE
Join Sarah and Duck and a host of your favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shallots, Flamingo & John and Umbrella, as they plan a birthday party for Scarf Lady in their garden. Told through a fantastic blend of puppetry, storytelling and music, Sarah and Duck’s Big Top Birthday will take you and your children on a magical adventure.
www.broxbourne.gov.uk
Cost: £14, Family of 4 (Max. 2 adults) £49, Babes in arms £6

Easter Egg Hunt at Lowewood Museum
Sat 31 March 2018, 11.00am
Follow the trail around the Museum to claim your chocolate prize. No need to book, just drop in.Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Allow approximately 20 minutes for the trail.
www.broxbourne.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

The Amazing Bubble Man at Hertford Theatre
Sat 31 March 2018, 11.30am-2.00pm
The Wash, Hertford SG14 1PS
By popular demand, Louis Pearl, the Amazing Bubble Man is coming back to Hertford with his unique show that has been delighting audiences of all ages around the world for thirty years, with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles. For all ages.
www.hertfordtheatre.com
Cost: £12 or £46 for a family ticket (4 tickets, must include at least 1 child)

Easter Open Day at Langleybury Children’s Farm
Sat 31 March 2018, 11.00am-5.00pm
Langleybury Lane, Kings Langley, Herts, WD4 8RW
Our event dates play an important role in fund raising for the charity. With an Easter egg hunt, BBQ, bar and more.
www.langleyburychildrensfarm.org.uk
Cost: Adult £4, Child (walking-16 years) £2.50

Harpenden Easter Egg Hunt
Sat 31 March 2018, 1.00pm
Cricket Club, Harpenden Common, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 1DT
An afternoon of family fun! Join this community event at Harpenden Cricket Club and go on a hunt around the common. Ticket price includes hunt prize craft activity, and meeting the Easter Bunny! There will also be face painting, a cafe, and raffle. Raffle will be drawn at 3.30pm. There is NO parking at the cricket club, please walk or park in town centre or Southdown car parks.
www.foha.ecwid.com
Cost: £5.00 – tickets are available to buy from Thorns on the High Street or the link above. Parents/carers do not need to buy a ticket, they are needed for egg hunters only.

Wildlife Watch at Rye Meads Nature Reserve
Sat 31 March 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Rye Road, Stanstead Abbotts, Herts, SG12 8JS
Join the experienced volunteers in the hides and discover what wildlife is around!
www.rspb.org.uk
Cost: Free for everyone, no need to book! (£3 parking charge for non-members and cash only)

Easter Egg Hunt at Church Farm
Fri 30 March – Mon 2 April 2018
Ardeley, Nr Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7AH
The Church Farm Easter Egg Hunt  is loads of fun for young families. Search for eggy clues around the forest, play the games, solve the puzzles and claim your chocolate reward. The Church Farm Easter Egg hunt starts with a tractor ride journey up to the magical forest!
www.churchfarm.org.uk
Cost: Pre-booked tickets are £8.50 for adults and £8.00 for children (children under 1 are free). If spaces remain, tickets on-the-day will be £9.50 per adult and £9.00 per child.

Family Easter Weekend at Rye-Assic Park
Fri 30 March – Mon 2 April 2018, 9.30am-12.00pm, 12.00pm-2.30pm & 2.30pm-5.00pm
Rye House Stadium, Rye Road, Hoddesdon EN11 0EH
Join Ryeassic Park for their Family Easter Weekend featuring a Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Easter fancy dress competition, sand pit, messy play, indoor & outdoor fun as well a treat bag and free entry voucher!
www.rye-house.co.uk
Cost: Online prices are £12.50 per child (aged 0-12 years), adults and under 1s FREE

Easter Egg Hunt at Shepreth Wildlife Park
Fri 30 March – Mon 2 April 2018, 10.00am-3.00pm
Station Road, Shepreth, nr Royston, Herts, SG8 6PZ
Join in the Easter Egg Hunt taking place throughout the grounds, in aid of Shepreth Wildlife Conservation Charity.
www.sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission rates apply.

Cadburys Easter Egg Hunt at Ashridge Estate
Fri 30 March to Mon 2 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
The Cadbury bunny has fallen down the rabbit hole and been transported back in time. Help him learn about animals that have lived at Ashridge throughout the ages. Can you answer all the questions to claim your chocolate reward?
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £5.00 per child

Easter Weekend Egg Hunt at Lee Valley Park Farms
Fri 30 March to Mon 2 April 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm
Stubbins Hall Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2EF
Join the usual critters and creatures along with the new farm family members from the recent baby boom, you can also listen to exciting and informative talks about the new arrivals!See if you can spot the Easter Bunny whilst searching for the missing eggs and enjoy various other Easter inspired activities. In addition, kids can play in the indoor and outdoor play areas, jump on the tractor and ride to the dairy farm. This is a fun filled eggciting day for all the family to enjoy!
www.lvfarms.co.uk
Cost: £10.00

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Wimpole Estate
Fri 30 March to Mon 2 April 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm
Arrington, Royston, SG8 0BW
Enjoy the nature-themed trail through the Pleasure Grounds at Wimpole before tucking into your Cadbury chocolate prize. Why not help the team decorate their giant sheep sculpture while you’re there?
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/wimpole-estate
Cost: £2.50 per trail

Easter Egg Hunt at Forty Hall
Fri 30 March to Mon 2 April 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
Enfield, EN2 9HA
Follow an exciting Easter egg picture trail and enjoy a chocolate treat. Book in advance.
www.fortyhallestate.co.uk
Cost: £1.50 per child.

Easter Fun at Hatfield Park Farm
Sat 31 March to Mon 2 April 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5NB
Join the team at the Farm for some Easter fun on Saturday 31st March, Sunday 1st April & Monday 2nd April (the Farm is closed on Good Friday). The fun will include storytelling by the amazing Alexandra Jones.
www.hatfieldparkfarm.co.uk
Cost: Normal farm admission prices apply, £5 for adults, £2.50 for children and under 3’s are free.

Down Hall Easter Egg Hunt
Sun 1 April 2018, 12.30pm – 3.00pm
Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, nr Bishop’s Stortford CM22 7AS
Book Easter Sunday lunch at Down Hall and take part in The annual Easter Egg Hunt!Under 12’s can participate in a hunt for clues in and around our Children’s Activity Area. Grab answers to all of the clues and receive a bundle of Easter Eggs! The Grill Room restaurant is open from 12.30 – 3.00pm. Must be supervised by an adult.
downhall.co.uk
Cost: Free, but children can only participate if part of a Sunday lunch booking for a minimum of two adults.

Easter Medieval Jousting at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Sun 1 and Mon 2 April 2018, 12.30 pm and 2.30 pm
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
The turrets and towers of Knebworth House provide a spectacular backdrop to the costumed knights on majestic warhorses galloping at full tilt across the arena in a fantastic display of horsemanship. The crowds are encouraged to cheer and jeer the Knights of Arkley as they demonstrate their skills in hand-to-hand combat.There are two scheduled jousting displays on both days at 12.30 pm and 2.30 pm (dependent on the weather).
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: £9.50 per person. Children under 3 years are admitted free of charge. Premium tickets (1st April only) includes entry to the Great British Food Festival – Adults £21.50, Children £10.00 (up to 13 years).

Family Bug Hunt at Wood Farm
Mon 2 April 2018, 10.30am-12.00pm
Wood Farm, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4LF
Take the kids out in the holidays and find some creepy crawlies…
Join us for a family holiday guided walk around Wood Farm looking at bugs in various habitats. Refreshments in the Dairy afterwards. Meet in the car park at Wood Farm, SatNav: HA7 4LF.
www.hertswildlifetrust.org.uk
Cost: FREE, but donations are encouraged ( £3 for members and £5 for non-members to cover our administration costs)

 


Events: Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Autism Friendly Early Opening at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Tues 3 April 2018, 9.30am-11.00am (after 11.00am the gardens will open to the public as normal)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
To support World Autism Day 2018 Knebworth will be opening early on the 3rd April for families with children and adults  on the Autistic Spectrum, learning disabilities or sensory and communication disorders. Working assistance dogs are welcome in all areas. They hope this will give families the chance to enjoy our facilities in a quieter, more peaceful environment.
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: £9.50 per person or £34.00 for a family ticket/group of four. Under 3’s go free!

Foody Art & Craft Fun at Mill Green Museum
Tues 3 April 2018, 10am, 11.15am, 1.15pm and 2.30pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Colour cut and stick together some food inspired art & craft
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £3.50 per child per session

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Leap into the new season with these spring themed Easter Activities. Make springy dancing daffodils and bouncy boxing hares with this new take on traditional spring crafts!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Create your own Easter Bunny Craft Workshop at Bishop’s Stortford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
1-3 South Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 3JG
Create your own bunny to take home with you! Go along any time between 11am and 3pm. Suitable for children aged 5+
rhodesartscomplex.ticketsolve.com
Cost: £3.00

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Wednesday 4th April 2018

Bake a Bread Roll at Mill Green Museum
Weds 4 April 2018, 10.00am – 12.00pm & 1.00pm – 3.00pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Join us for a baking day at Mill Green. Using Mill Green Flour make your very own bread roll to take home and enjoy.
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £1.00 per piece of dough

Easter Activities at the British Schools Museum
Weds 4 April 2018, 10.00am – 12.00pm & 1.00pm – 3.00pm
41/42 Queen Street, Hitchin, Herts SG4 9TS
Kids can enjoy making a variety of Easter themed crafts to take home, play some games and join in our scavenger hunt to win a prize. Book on the website.
www.britishschoolsmuseum.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission charge applies

Make Yummy Scrummy Nature Easter Eggs for Birds at Hatfield Forest
Weds 4 & Thurs 5 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30pm
Takeley, Bishop’s Stortford, Essex, CM22 6NE
Make Easter eggs for birds and other wildlife. Enjoy a guided bird walk around the forest with binoculars looking for different bird species. Don’t forget to bring an egg box to take your eggs home.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatfield-forest
Cost: £3 per child, plus normal admission charges

Highfield Park Easter Bunny Hunt 
Weds 4 April 2018, 10.30am – 2.30pm (last entry at 2pm)
West Lodge, Hill End Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0RA
The ever popular Easter Bunny Hunt was one of the first events that the Highfield Park Trust ever ran and it has been a firm favourite ever since. Children are asked to follow a trail around a small area of the park in order to find a number of wonderfully painted animals, which in turn leads them to the mysterious blue Easter Bunny. Once completed, the questionnaires are returned to the Trust volunteers at the Visitor Centre in order that a chocolate Easter egg can be claimed. Children can also then enter the colouring competition which the Trust also includes as part of this event.
www.highfieldparktrust.co.uk
Cost: Small donation of £3 per child, which is payable on the day.

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Leap into the new season with these spring themed Easter Activities. Make springy dancing daffodils and bouncy boxing hares with this new take on traditional spring crafts!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Create your own Easter Bunny Craft Workshop at Bishop’s Stortford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
1-3 South Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 3JG
Create your own bunny to take home with you! Go along any time between 11am and 3pm. Suitable for children aged 5+
rhodesartscomplex.ticketsolve.com
Cost: £3.00

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Thursday 5th April 2018

Clay Model of your Favourite Food at Mill Green Museum
Thurs 5 April 2018, 10am, 11.15am, 1.15pm and 2.30pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Come along and make a clay model of your favourite food.
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £3.50 per child per session

Make Yummy Scrummy Nature Easter Eggs for Birds at Hatfield Forest
Weds 4 & Thurs 5 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30pm
Takeley, Bishop’s Stortford, Essex, CM22 6NE
Make Easter eggs for birds and other wildlife. Enjoy a guided bird walk around the forest with binoculars looking for different bird species. Don’t forget to bring an egg box to take your eggs home.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatfield-forest
Cost: £3 per child, plus normal admission charges

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Leap into the new season with these spring themed Easter Activities. Make springy dancing daffodils and bouncy boxing hares with this new take on traditional spring crafts!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Create your own Easter Bunny Craft Workshop at Bishop’s Stortford Museum
Tues 3 to Thurs 5 April 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
1-3 South Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 3JG
Create your own bunny to take home with you! Go along any time between 11am and 3pm. Suitable for children aged 5+
rhodesartscomplex.ticketsolve.com
Cost: £3.00

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Friday 6th April 2018

Family Fridays: Iron Ages Houses at Verulamium Museum
Fri 6 April 2018, 11.00am – 1.00pm (last entry 12.40pm)
St Michaels Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SW
Explore our collections with a drop-in craft and learning session.  Handle artifacts and make a souvenir to take home. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk
Cost: £2.50 (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents)

Teddy Bear’s Picnic at The Radlett Centre
Fri 6 April 2018, 11.00am & 2.00pm
1 Aldenham Avenue, Radlett, Hertfordshire WD7 8HL
Hosted by ex-Crackerjack presenter, Jan Hunt, this show is full of new songs, games, stories, fun and laughter and is suitable for under-5s, mums and dads and teddy bears! Children (and mums and dads) are encouraged to bring their teddy bears along with them and there will be prizes given out! Suitable for under 5s.
www.radlettcentre.co.uk
Cost: £9.50, Family Ticket £32 (4 people)

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Saturday 7th April and Sunday 8th April 2018

Tom Thumb at Hertford Theatre
Sat 7 & Sun 8 April 2018, 11.00am & 2.00pm
The Wash, Hertford SG14 1PS
ne night tiny Tom overhears Mum and Dad talking – there’s nothing left to eat so they are going to leave him and his six brothers in the forest!Outwitting his parents and the ogre Tom shows everybody that even though he is small he is still mighty as he protects his brothers, finds the treasure and makes sure they’ll never be hungry again.Performed entirely on and under a kitchen table this wee wonder of a show is full of Lyngo magic with feathery spinning birds, a flying house and a portable forest. Cbeebies Patrick Lynch, who has been performing it for more than a decade, brings this classic story to life in a playful and fascinating show. For ages 3+.
www.hertfordtheatre.com
Cost: £9

 


Events: Monday 9th April 2018

Easter Crafts at Ashridge Estate
Mon 9 to Fri 13 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Make your own Easter craft before enjoying a walk in the Ashridge woods.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £2.00 per child

The Jungle Book at Broadway, Letchworth
Mon 9 April 2018, 2.30pm
Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, Herts SG6 3DD
Filled with catchy music, audience interaction, and the chance to meet the characters after the show, you are invited to join Mowgli and his friends, Baloo the bear and Bagheera the panther, on a madcap jungle adventure as they meet and attempt to outwit a slithering snake, some cheeky monkeys, and the fierce tiger, Shere Khan!
www.broadway-letchworth.com
Cost: £12.00 standard, £44.00 family ticket

Dinosaur World Live at The Alban Arena
Mon 9 and Tues 10 April 2018, various
Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3LD
Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus! A special meet and greet after the show offers all our brave explorers the chance to make a new dinosaur friend. For ages 3+.
www.alban-arena.co.uk
Cost: £14 each (a transaction fee of £1.25 per ticket is charged for online purchases)

Crafts in the Colonnade at Verulamium Museum
Mon 9 and Tues 10 April 2018, 2.00pm – 4.00pm (last entry 3.40pm)
St Michaels Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SW
Simple crafts inspired by the museum’s collections.  All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk
Cost: £1.50 (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents)

 


Events: Tuesday 10th April 2018

Hats for Princess and Knights at Mill Green Museum
Tues 10 April 2018, 10am, 11.15am, 1.15pm and 2.30pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Make a Princess Hat or a Knights Helmet
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £3.50 per child per session

Easter Crafts at Ashridge Estate
Mon 9 to Fri 13 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Make your own Easter craft before enjoying a walk in the Ashridge woods.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £2.00 per child

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 10 to Thurs 12 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Celebrate the closing of our Keep Young and Beautiful exhibition with this Easter Holiday Activity. Come and create your own wearable wigs from mohawks to bobs to bouncy curls. Add some dazzle to your look with some glammed up glasses!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Dinosaur World Live at The Alban Arena
Mon 9 and Tues 10 April 2018, various
Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3LD
Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus! A special meet and greet after the show offers all our brave explorers the chance to make a new dinosaur friend. For ages 3+.
www.alban-arena.co.uk
Cost: £14 each (a transaction fee of £1.25 per ticket is charged for online purchases)

Crafts in the Colonnade at Verulamium Museum
Mon 9 and Tues 10 April 2018, 2.00pm – 4.00pm (last entry 3.40pm)
St Michaels Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SW
Simple crafts inspired by the museum’s collections.  All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk
Cost: £1.50 (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents)

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Wednesday 11th April 2018

Coat of Arms Tabard at Mill Green Museum
Weds 11 April 2018, 10am, 11.15am, 1.15pm and 2.30pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Design and make your very own Tabard displaying your coat of arms
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £3.50 per child per session

Easter Activities at the British Schools Museum
Weds 11 April 2018, 10.00am – 12.00pm & 1.00pm – 3.00pm
41/42 Queen Street, Hitchin, Herts SG4 9TS
Kids can enjoy making a variety of Easter themed crafts to take home, play some games and join in our scavenger hunt to win a prize. Book on the website.
www.britishschoolsmuseum.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission charge applies

Tots Tales at Verulamium Museum
Weds 11 April 2018, 10.30am – 11.30pm and 1.30pm – 2.30pm
St Michaels Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SW
Join the team for a story, craft activity and a museum hunt inspired by the book A Rumble in the Jungle by Giles Andreae. Suitable for children aged 2 – 4 years, accompanied by an adult. Spaces are limited so please book in advance either in person at Verulamium Museum or by phone 01727 751810.
www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk
Cost: £2.00

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 10 to Thurs 12 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Celebrate the closing of our Keep Young and Beautiful exhibition with this Easter Holiday Activity. Come and create your own wearable wigs from mohawks to bobs to bouncy curls. Add some dazzle to your look with some glammed up glasses!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Clay Model Castle at Mill Green Museum
Weds 11 April 2018, 10am, 11.15am, 1.15pm and 2.30pm
Bush Hall Lane, Mill Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5PD
Make a clay model of a beautiful castle.
www.welhat.gov.uk
Cost: £3.50 per child per session

Easter Crafts at Ashridge Estate
Mon 9 to Fri 13 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Make your own Easter craft before enjoying a walk in the Ashridge woods.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £2.00 per child

Create your own Peg Doll Craft Workshop at Bishop’s Stortford Museum
Tues 10 to Thurs 12 April 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm
1-3 South Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 3JG
Create your own character to take home. Go along any time between 11am and 3pm. Suitable for children aged 5+
rhodesartscomplex.ticketsolve.com
Cost: £3.00

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.


Events: Thursday 12th April 2018

Easter Crafts at Ashridge Estate
Mon 9 to Fri 13 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Make your own Easter craft before enjoying a walk in the Ashridge woods.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £2.00 per child

Easter Holidays Activities for Children at Hertford Museum
Tues 10 to Thurs 12 April 2018, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
18 Bull Plain Hertfordshire SG14 1DT
Celebrate the closing of our Keep Young and Beautiful exhibition with this Easter Holiday Activity. Come and create your own wearable wigs from mohawks to bobs to bouncy curls. Add some dazzle to your look with some glammed up glasses!
www.hertfordmuseum.org
Cost: £1.50 (free spaces for lower income families – contact the museum for more info)

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 

 


Events: Friday 13th April 2018

Easter Crafts at Ashridge Estate
Mon 9 to Fri 13 April 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Near Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Make your own Easter craft before enjoying a walk in the Ashridge woods.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ashridge-estate
Cost: £2.00 per child

Family Fridays: Ancient Jewellery at Verulamium Museum
Fri 13 April 2018, 11.00am – 1.00pm (last entry 12.40pm)
St Michaels Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SW
Explore our collections with a drop-in craft and learning session.  Handle artifacts and make a souvenir to take home. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
www.stalbansmuseums.org.uk
Cost: £2.50 (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents)

Easter Holidays Drop Off at Manic Ceramic
Tues – Fri 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 & 13 April 2018, 10.30am-12.30am & 2.00pm-4.00pm
22 Port Vale, Hertford SG14 3AB
Morning sessions are between 10.30 and 12.30 and afternoons are 2-4pm, we break in the middle of each workshop for a juice and a snack, if you child has an allergy or intolerance to any foods please advise on booking in. The workshops will work on the basis of a piece of craft and a piece of pottery per 2 hours. If your child is too young or not happy to be left please feel free to stay.
manicceramicsherts.co.uk
Cost: £15 which includes all refreshments and materials.

 


Events: Saturday 14th April & Sunday 15th April 2018

PJ Masks in the Park at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Sun 15 April 2018, intervals between 10.00am and 2.00pm
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Catboy and Owlette from PJ Masks will be making appearances in Knebworth Park at intervals between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. There will be photo opportunities so don’t forget to bring your camera!There is no additional charge to see Catboy and Owlette as the event is included with a Park & Gardens admission ticket or a 2018 Personal Season Ticket. Come along and join the fun, it’s going to be a hoot!
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: £9.50 per person, under 3’s go free!

Dogs Don’t Do Ballet at Hertford Theatre
Sun 15 April 2018, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
The Wash, Hertford SG14 1PS
Based on the award- winning children’s book by Anna Kemp and Sara Ogilvie, this fabulous feel-good show features music, songs, handcrafted puppets and Biff, the ballet-dancing dog! For ages 3+.
www.hertfordtheatre.com
Cost: 13 or £48 for a family ticket (4 tickets, must include at least 1 child)