Children taking part in an Easter hunt

Easter 2017

Get outside and explore the places of England's history this Easter, with a range of unique days out and exciting events for all ages.

From pirates at Pendennis Castle to arts and crafts at Kenwood, there's adventure waiting for the whole family at historic sites across the country this Easter.

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Prepare for adventure with a homemade sword and shield

Found an adventure quest near you this Easter? Prepare for your day out with a homemade cardboard sword, and design your own shield using historical heraldry. The whole family will have fun cutting, sticking and colouring with our fun online guides.

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Top 5 Castle Breaks This Easter

Live like a royal and explore your kingdom with a holiday escape as great as your imagination. Don't settle for a hotel when you can stay on a historic site with a castle in your own backyard. We have a range of holiday cottages at historic sites across the country, so find your perfect stay this Easter.

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Enjoy a full year of adventure

Easter is the best time of year to become an English Heritage member and take full advantage of free entry to over 400 sites plus other benefits in the year ahead.

Join now by annual direct debit, and get 15 months for the price of 12.

Join from £3.83 a month

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