5 things to do with the kids this Easter
Make the most of your Jersey family break and sign up for a few unique workshops and activities while you're on the island. From woodland wanders to Easter egg hunts and sand racing, here's what to see this April.
28th March - 1st April - The Big Easter Weekend at Durrell
In Jersey with the family? Head up to Durrell Wildlife Park for the last in its four-day Easter eggs-travaganza, where you'll have the chance to go on a Easter Egg scavenger hunt as well as family activities like vintage carousel, swing boats and bouncy castle.
Where: Durrell Wildlife Park
When: Friday 28th March - Monday 1st April
Price: Normal admission to Durrell
Contact: www.durrell.org or tel: 01534 860000
3rd-4th April, 9th-11th April - Woodland Wanders with the National Trust
Wellies on for the National Trust's spring woodland wanders for kids where you'll get a chance to explore the beautiful meadows and woods of Hamptonne with an expert on hand. Wear clothes you don't mind getting muddy...
When: 1.30pm 3rd & 4th April, 9th - 11th April. Walks last around 2 hours
Where: Meeting point given at time of booking
Price: £5 (Free for National Trust members). Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Contact: Booking essential, call the National Trust in Jersey on 01534 483193
6th-7th April - Discovery Days at Jersey Museum
On a family holiday in Jersey? Kids can sign up for Jersey Heritage's 'Discover Days' at Jersey Museum and discover more about baptisms, weddings and funerals with a whole range of design and drawing activities at Jersey Museum.
When: Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April
Where: Jersey Museum, The Weighbridge, St Helier
Price: Normal museum entry
Contact: Jersey Heritage or tel: 01534 633300
8th-11th April - Easter Activity Week Workshops at Durrell
Young nature lovers will love the hands-on activities at Durrell this Easter holidays, with a whole range of workshops focusing on the Wildlife Park's endangered species. For children aged 7-11. To discover more and to download a booking form, follow this link.
When: Monday 8th - Thursday 11th April, 10am - 2.30pm (bring a packed lunch)
Where: Durrell Wildlife Park, Trinity, Jersey
Price: Normal admission fee plus £12.50 registration charge
Contact: Visit Durrell, email firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: 01534 860034
27th April - Sand Racing at La Braye
Budding racing drivers will love watching as St Ouen's beach turns into a race track for the afternoon with this local motor sport event. Spectators are welcome to come and watch the thrills and spills of this island event - entry is free.
When: Saturday 27th April, 2pm onwards
Where: La Braye, St Ouen's beach
Contact: Jersey Motor Cycle & Light Car Club, tel: 01534 852952
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