easter break in bathThe Easter school holidays are fast approaching! If you are looking for ideas on ways to spend the break, then take a look at these events taking place in and around Bath.

1st April – 23rd April

Glow In The Dark Easter Egg Hunt – Cheddar Gorge & Caves, Cheddar

The Easter Bunny must have made an unexpected visit to Cheddar because clusters of magical, light up eggs have appeared in all the nooks and crannies in the mysterious chambers of Gough’s Cave and we need your help to make sure we’ve found them all!

Incredible themed lights will guide you on your way as you go on an Easter Egg Hunt like no other. Get ready you’re an egg-splorer now! Grab a trail sheet and see how many eggs of each colour you can see (remember to look up down and all around because these eggs could be anywhere) whilst deciphering the mystery message left for us by the Easter Bunny; as a reward you’ll be get a tasty treat at the end of the expedition!

Price: Child £11.85 per person per day, Adult £16.95 per person per day (Admission is included within the cost of the Explorer Ticket )


5th April – 23rd April

Easter Funfair – Royal Victoria Park, Bath

An abundance of thrills and entertainment are promised when the annual Easter fun fair returns to Bath’s Royal Victoria Park! This year’s fair will open from Wednesday April 5th through until Sunday April 23rd and is an event which has quickly become more renowned for its white knuckle thrill rides and modern children’s attractions and boasts the biggest selection of rides at any Easter Fair for miles around

Price: Admission is free. Every Wednesday all rides will be just one pound, on other days discount vouchers are available by logging on to www.funfairvouchers.com.


9th April – 12:00 – 16:00

Easter Eggstravaganza – The Holburne Museum, Bath

Come and enjoy an afternoon of creative activities inspired by the peasants, proverbs, tulips, butterflies and beetles in our colourful exhibition Bruegel: Defining a Dynasty. Join us and:

• Decorate a speckled egg for our giant bird’s nest
• Add to our tremendous tulip walkway
• Create a dazzling dragonfly to wear
• Decorate a beetle box
• Make a dancing puppet

Price: Free Admission


14th – 17th April

Easter Bunny Trail – Bowood House & Gardens, Calne

Visit Bowood House and Gardens this Easter to take part in an Easter Bunny Trail through the beautiful grounds.

Arrive anytime between 11am and 5pm and follow the Easter Bunnies route, discovering all that he has dropped along the way!

Children’s Easter activities will be taking place throughout the day, keep an eye out for a bunny’s fluffy tail!

Enjoy Bowood’s famous Adventure Playground and meet the new arrivals at Tractor Ted’s Little Farm.

Price: Varies – Normal House & Gardens admission applies. Complimentary to Season Ticket Holders.


Bath is the perfect holiday destination, with truly something for everyone. Its independent boutique shops are the ideal place to search for gifts, whilst its many attractions are mostly located centrally and cover Bath’s rich history. Eating out in Bath is never a problem with its varied eateries, catering for all tastes. Then enjoy the evening in one or more of Bath’s nightlife attractions, including bars, pubs and nightclubs.

At Stay in Bath we feature accommodation throughout Bath and the surrounding areas; on our site you will find accommodation either in Bath’s beautiful countryside or right in the city centre. From cottages in sleepy villages to apartments in the heart of the city, choose from self-catering or catered bed & breakfast hotels and guest houses – the choice is yours. Many of our accommodation providers are pet friendly too, so you don’t have to leave any family members behind. Click to Check availability