6 Family-Friendly Activities on the Wirral this Easter Weekend

Struggling for things to do this Easter weekend on the Wirral? Fear not! We have created a list of things to do that the whole family will enjoy.

Church Farm Easter Egg Hunt – Friday 14th – Monday 17th

Includes a tractor ride, puzzle games, a chance to meet the Easter Bunny and a chocolate reward.

Adults: £8.50*

Children: £8.00*

Ticket price includes admission to the farm for the whole day, too.

(*Check website for availability as tickets may have sold out)

Church Farm
Thurstaston
CH61 0HW

 

It’s Easter! At Ness Gardens – Saturday 1st – Sunday 23rd

Sweet Tooth Trail – find the giant eggs that Hansel and Gretel have hidden and learn about what goes in to chocolate to make it tasty.

Look at Those Seeds Grow – make a recycled paper plant pot and sow seeds to take home and grow.

Trail: £1.00

Gardening: FREE

*No booking required*

Ness Botanic Gardens
Ness
CH64 4AY

 

Bunny Hop Easter Trail – Friday 14th – Monday 17th

Follow the clues and the trail around Port Sunlight to discover as many different Easter Bunnies as you can. Includes an Easter gift!

Children: £3.00

Port Sunlight Museum
Wirral
CH62 5DX

 

Easter Egg Hunts at the Leverhulme Hotel Sunday 16th

A day for all the family: enjoy afternoon tea and then afterwards, a children’s Easter Egg hunt around the enchanting grounds.

Adults: £20

Children: £12.50

Leverhulme Hotel
Wirral
CH62 5EZ

 

Wirral Transport Museum Easter Egg Hunt Saturday 15th & Monday 17th

Hunt for Easter eggs hidden within the museum. A free crème or caramel egg will be given to children who hand in a correctly completed competition form! The museum will be open for children to learn about the Wirral’s transport heritage.

*FREE ENTRY INTO MUSEUM*

Tram rides—

Adults £2.00

Children: £1.00

Wirral Transport and Heritage Museum
Birkehnhead
CH41 1BG

 

Or Stay at Home and Spend Some Time Together!

You might not want to go anywhere with your children this Easter – and that’s fine! Here’s a recipe for making some lovely healthy Easter Cakes that you and your children can make together without any baking:

Chocolate Crispy Nest Cakes (makes 12)

Ingredients:

225g of plain chocolate (plain chocolate contains less refined sugar)

2 tbsp of honey (consider locally sourced such as Thursaston Honey)

50g of butter (can be bought locally at Claremont Farm)

75g of Cornflakes

12 chocolate Mini Eggs (for a little treat!)

Method:

  1. Line a 12-hole cake tin with paper cases – perhaps you could use some spring-time patterned cases to really get in the mood.
  1. Melt the honey, chocolate and butter into a bowl over a pan of simmering water and stir the mixture until it’s smooth and sticky.
  1. Remove the heat and add in the Cornflakes. Stir until everything’s combined.
  1. Place an even amount of the mixture into each of the paper cases, and then place a Mini Egg into the middle of each one.
  1. Leave the tin in the fridge to chill for about 1 hour, or until the mixture looks like it’s set.
  1. Dig in!

 

Do you know of a great activity going on in the Wirral this Easter? Let us know in the comments section below!

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