Posted 6 April 2022

Top 5 things to do at Waddesdon this Easter

The spring gardens are blooming and the birds are singing, it's the perfect time for a family day out in nature. See a selection of our highlights below.

1. Discover our nature-inspired trail

See spring come to life at Waddesdon with our nature-inspired trail. Follow your map, make your own nature discoveries, have fun and collect your Rainforest Alliance chocolate egg at the end. We recommend pre-booking, £3 per trail (one egg per trail).

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2. Enjoy a picnic in the spring sunshine

Make your visit this Easter even more special with a delicious picnic to enjoy in the beautiful grounds. Handmade by our talented chefs, our picnics use local produce from the Waddesdon estate and are inspired by our classic afternoon teas.

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3. Meet the Aviary keeper

Learn about the exotic collection of rare and endangered birds at Waddesdon and the important conservation work of this registered zoo with a free 20-25 minute talk from a member of the Aviary team. Wed-Fri, 2pm.

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4. Explore the Woodland Playground

Winding through the trees, our playground makes the most of the natural surrounding environment. It’s the perfect place to have an adventure, run around and burn off some energy!

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5. Meet the herd

Say hello to our friendly giants- a family of three life-size Indian elephant sculptures in the Pleasure Grounds.

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