Easter Eggcitement for Little Ones

Published on 30/03/2018 by EFUF

Nothing better than an Easter Egg Hunt to keep the little ones happy. If you are looking for inspiration, we've compiled a cracking list of places to go this weekend. We’d love to know if you have any other suggestions too!

•Botanics Easter Trail

Join the Botanics Bunny in his quest to find the missing honey bees.

30 March – 16 April, 10am – 4.30pm

Price: £2 per trail map; rbge.org.uk

•Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Newhailes House & Gardens

With the National Trust for Scotland

Follow the bunny’s clues and finish your adventure with a delicious treat.

30 March – 2 April; 11am – 4pm

Price: £3 per hunt; nts.org.uk

•Dobbies Easter Bunny Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt

Have fun hopping around Dobbies and taking part in their Easter Egg Hunt.

30 March – 2 April

*Free*; dobbies.com

•Easter Eggcitement at Almond Valley Heritage Centre

Keep a look out for the hidden eggs on the springtime trail and join in the famous plastic duck race.

30 March – 2 April; all day

Price: Adults £8.50 Children £6.50; almondvalley.co.uk

•Easter Egg Hunt at the Palace of Holyrood House

Visit on Easter Sunday to follow a trail to find eggs around the Palace. Family-friendly Easter tales told by Allison Galbraith.

1 April; 11am-3pm

Event included in standard admission prices/*Under 5s Free*


•Easter Egg Hunt in the Adventure Park, Conifox

Lots of fun for everyone to enjoy including BBQ, Easter crafts, hair braiding and face painting.

31 March – 2 April; 12pm

Price: Park prices apply; conifox.co.uk

•Easter Escapades at Fort Douglas

Join the resident Rangers at Dalkeith Country Park for some blooming good fun. Check out the Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny Footprints and Easter Trail.

30 March – 2 April; all day

Price: activities free with the Fort Douglas entry fee.


•Easter Extravaganza at Archerfield Walled Garden

Fun for all the family; Canteen Street Food Festival, easter hunts, fairy training, arts & crafts.

31 March and 1 April; 12-6pm

Price: £1 per adult/children free; archerfieldwalledgarden.com

•Eggstraordinary Easter at Lauriston Castle

Enjoy a lovely day with woodland trails, egg and spoon races, crafts and easter treats.

1 April: 10am

Price: £8; edinburghmuseums.org.uk

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