Easter Holiday (2nd – 6th April)

Where: Main Lawn and Gallery

Date: 2nd-6th April

Time: 11am – 3pm

Easter Monday 2nd 

Face painting (small charge applies)

We will have fabulous face painting throughout the day – celebrate Spring in style!

Bouncy Castle (small charge applies)

Find the Bouncy castle by the bandstand this Easter!

Bibbledy Bob

Our favourite clown will be visiting, with plenty of music, games and fun!

Easter Bunny 

Will make appearances throughout the day

Arts and Crafts

A drop in arts and crafts session will be taking place throughout the day. No charge applies, but  donations are welcome. Make your bonnet ready for our Easter Bonnet Parade at 2.45pm

Easter Bonnet Parade at 2.45pm

A self-guided spring trail available to buy from reception.

Tuesday 3rd

Meet our animals! We will be giving presentations throughout the day from 10.30 until 3.00pm. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about some of the animals we keep in our Education department, chosen from; Corn Snake, Sand Boa, Giant Land Snail, Chameleon, Gargoyle Gecko, Bearded Dragon, Poisonous Dart Frogs and Stick Insects! Spaces are limited, with 40 per session. Tickets for animal handling can be collected at reception. There is no extra charge, but we will hand them out on a first come first served basis.

We will have fabulous face painting throughout the day – celebrate Spring in style!

A self-guided spring trail available to buy from reception.

Wednesday 4th

Chocolate Workshop

Join us to learn all about the food of the Gods, Theobroma cacao, or chocolate to you and me. Venture into our tropical rainforest to spot the cocoa or ‘cacao’ tree, look for the tiny flowers and cocoa pod seeds then join our free, fun workshop session to learn about your favourite treat. At the end of the session little chocolate tasters will be available. Also, enter our competition draw for a chance to win a prize…

*Limited spaces – please try to arrive earlier for this workshop*

We will have fabulous face painting throughout the day – celebrate Spring in style!

A drop in arts and crafts session will be taking place throughout the day. No charge applies, but  donations are welcome.

A self-guided spring trail available to buy from reception.

Thursday 5th

Meet our animals! We will be giving presentations throughout the day from 10.30 until 3.00pm. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about some of the animals we keep in our Education department, chosen from; Corn Snake, Sand Boa, Giant Land Snail, Chameleon, Gargoyle Gecko, Bearded Dragon, Poisonous Dart Frogs and Stick Insects! Spaces are limited, with 40 per session. Tickets for animal handling can be collected at reception. There is no extra charge, but we will hand them out on a first come first served basis.

We will have fabulous face painting throughout the day – celebrate Spring in style!

Friday 6th

We will have fabulous face painting throughout the day – celebrate Spring in style!

A drop in arts and crafts session will be taking place throughout the day. No charge applies, but  donations are welcome.

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