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Easter Holiday Fun

at Shakespeare's Family Homes

Enjoy a fun programme of activities at the Shakespeare Family Homes this Easter!

All Easter activities are included in general admission so if you already have a valid pass you can come along for free!

Hunt Treasures with Shakespeare Aloud!

Shakespeare's Birthplace

A fun interactive children's treasure hunt in the gardens of Shakespeare's Birthplace, with music and comedy, led by our in-house actors Shakespeare Aloud.

Who doth thou think thou art?

Shakespeare's New Place

Discover more about Shakespeare and his family tree and even have a go at creating your own!

Dress to impress

Anne Hathaway's Cottage 

Create your own 'eggcellent' Easter bonnet or crown in our family activity marquee.

Whirling Whirligigs

Mary Arden's Farm

Make a whirling whirligig to put in your garden.  Perfect for keeping the birds away from the vegetable patch!


All events take place from 31 March - 15 April, 12pm-4pm and included in admission. Book online to save 10% off tickets to Shakespeare's family homes.

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This is where the story began Walk in Shakespeare's footsteps The home of Shakespeare’s daughter, Susanna Relive Shakespeare’s love story Mary Arden's Farm is now closed for the winter. We will re-open on 10 March 2018