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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!

These activities take place between 12-4pm daily and are included in general admission, unless otherwise stated.  So if you already have a valid pass you can come along for free!

Shakespeare's Birthplace

'All that Glisters is not Gold'

Enjoy a fun children's treasure hunt in the gardens with music and comedy, led by our in-house actors Shakespeare Aloud.  

Shakespeare's New Place

All the World's a Stage

Create your own finger puppet and re-enact a Shakespeare play in the puppet theatre.

21-22 April - A Walk in Shakespeare's Garden

A theatrical experience appealing to the five senses.

Hall's Croft

Easter Bunny Trail

Explore the house to find William Rabbit and his friends on his annual Easter holiday.

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Oh Let's Build a Kite

The sky's the limit at Anne Hathaway's Cottage this Easter with our amazing kite building workshop.  Craft your own kite in our family marquee, or bring your own to fly in our Yew Circle.  (Small charge applies).

19th April - Zoolab Workshops

Discover tales of a Tudor street urchin's life and meet the animals that kept her company.

Mary Arden's Farm

Springtime at the Farm

It's springtime at the farm!  Come and meet our new arrivals and make a pom pom chick or lamb to take home.

10th April - Zoolab Creature Workshops

Georgie Jeffires of Zoolab brings her menagerie to Mary Arden's Farm along with takes of a Tudor street urchin's life and the animals she would have encountered.

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