Best Easter activities in Sussex 2022. This terrific county has so many wonderful Easter activities going on this year.  Remember, many of these fabulous events sell out very quickly so get booking early to avoid disappointment. So, here we have the best Easter Egg hunts and seasonal activities in Sussex 2022 (not strictly all hunts, but Easter events none the less!)

Whilst all the information given is correct at time of publishing, please ensure you check individual attraction websites for up to date information prior to your visit. 

Drusillas Park

Run or leasurly strole around the beutiful parkland setting, Locating all the eggs hidden around the Park (they could be hidden among the monkeys!) and solve the anagram to receive a tasty chocolate treat at the end. 

A minimum £1 donation is required to take part in the Easter egg hunt at Drusillas and proceeds will go towards the park’s charity of the year Wolo. definitely one of the Best Easter activities in Sussex 2022 

you can also get nose-to-nose with 100 species of animal in the fabulous zoo, go wild in indoor and outdoor playgrounds, enjoy unlimited turns on family-friendly rides, tip-toe among prehistoric giants, get wet in the super splash pad, be totally immersed in the new sensory play experience, and more!


Where: Alfriston Rd, East Sussex BN26 5QS

When: Saturday 2nd to Monday 18th April 2022

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Drusillas Park



Enjoy Makeing your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between Sat 9 April and Sun 24 April from 10am to 4pm, with last entry at 3.30pm, so come along and explore the beautiful garden at Nymans. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end.

Where: Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath RH17 6EB

When: Saturday 9th to Sunday 24th April 2022, between 10 am and 4 pm

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Standen House and Garden

The beautiful views over the Weald from the top garden and bold displays of tulips, daffodils and other delightful spring bulbs make Standen House and Garden the wonderful place for a terrific Easter trail all about the wonders of nature. 

The price of the Easter trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg (or an allergen-free alternative) at the end.

Where: West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 4NE

When: Saturday 9th to Sunday 24th April 2022, between 10 am to 4 pm

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Standen House

Borde Hill Gardens

This Easter holiday spend time together as a family for fun and nature-filled discoveries at Borde Hill Garden. Spot the signs of spring while exploring the Garden on an Easter-themed trail. Hetty the hen has lost her chicks and we need to find them in time for the Easter Parade.  Follow the story trail around the Garden, reading about some of the hens and roosters who live at Borde Hill and discover what happened to the missing chicks.  At the end of the trail tell the farmer your imaginary chicken name to receive a delicious treat.

Spring is also a magical time to explore the Garden and Woodland, with an abundance of flowering magnolias some grown to champion trees measuring 60 feet height, camellias, hellebores, daffodils and rhododendrons. Picnics and dogs on leads welcome.

The Easter trail is £3 per child, plus admission and must be booked in advance.

Where: Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex RH16 1XP

When: Saturday 9th to Sunday 24th April 2022, between 10 am and 5 pm

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Borde Hill


Preston Park

Hosted by the Friends of Preston Park, the annual Easter egg hunt in Preston Park is finally back after a two-year hiatus. Kids can stretch their legs and go wild discovering all kinds of flora and fauna to receive a delicious cream egg at the end and participate in a drawing competition for the chance to win a giant egg!

Tickets to participate in the Easter Egg hunt are £1 per person.

Where: Preston Park, Preston Road, Brighton, BN1 6HN

When: Sunday 17th April 2022, between 10.30 am and 2 pm

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Preston Park

Bodiam Castle

Get to know all about the creatures and plants that call this marvellous medieval castle home (which includes cute little bats) on the National Trust Easter nature trail. 

The price of the Easter trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg (or an allergen-free alternative) at the end.

Where: Bodiam, near Robertsbridge, East Sussex, TN32 5UA

When: Saturday 2nd to Monday 18th April 2022, 10 am to 3 pm

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Bodium Castle

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