5 FREE Activities for Kids in Warwickshire during Easter 2024


As the Easter holidays approach, we know families in Warwickshire will be on the lookout for fun and budget-friendly activities to enjoy together. So we wanted to share a few top tips for making the most of the Easter break without breaking the bank!

Read on for our top five brilliant and free things to do with children in Warwickshire this Easter – from an amazing sculpture trail to adorable seasonal crafts. We hope it's helpful!

And if you're looking for affordable childcare for the school holidays, scroll to the bottom to read about The Strings Club's Easter Holiday Camps and the ways that you can save on your booking.

1: Become a crafty bunny at Leamington Library

Hop on down to Leamington Library for an afternoon of fun and free Spring-themed crafts for children and families to enjoy together, all about celebrating Easter traditions and the season of renewal. Booking required.

Thursday 4th April 2.30 – 3.30pm
Leamington Library, Royal Pump Rooms, Parade, Leamington Spa CV32 4AA

Steel dinosaur sculpture at University of Warwick

2: Explore egg-cellent sculptures in Warwick

Enjoy the spring weather by getting outdoors to check out the University of Warwick’s amazing Sculpture Park. There are no fewer than 24 works of art to see (including two huge steel dinosaurs!) in gardens, woodland, meadows and fields. A map can be downloaded from the Uni’s website or picked up from Warwick Arts Centre.

Open every day
Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

3: Have a cracking time at Easter Fest

The Easter Fest in Leamington Spa sounds perfect for a fun family day out. With a huge variety of stalls and entertainment, there's something for everyone. Dust off your Easter bonnets and join in with the festivities!

Monday 1 April, 10am – 4pm
The Parade, Leamington Spa CV32 4AT

Adult and child enjoying Easter crafts together

4. Hop into Easter fun at Rugby Art Gallery and Museum

Rugby Art Gallery and Museum have a fantastic line up of family events for Easter, including Craft Workshops where you can try your hand at making easter egg suncatchers, stitched bookmarks and pom pom animals, plus a Relaxed Hour and Early Years Play Sessions. The workshops cost just £2.50 per child, but for a totally free experience you can simply enjoy the museum and take part in their family hunts around the building.

23 March – 6 April
Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Little Elborow Street, Rugby CV21 3BZ

5: Put a spring in your step in stunning parks

Make the most of the (hopefully!) beautiful spring weather in the many stunning green spaces in Leamington Spa, including Victoria Park, Jephson Gardens and Mill Gardens – a smaller park just across the river from Jephson where you'll find gorgeous gardens, a children's play area and a boating lake and boathouse. Winning a Green Flag award every year since 2006, and voted a Green Heritage Site by English Heritage, it's well worth a visit.

Open daily
Mill Gardens, Leamington Spa CV31 1BB

Easter Childcare Near You

If you’re on the hunt for fun, exciting things to do with your children, we hope our ideas above provide some inspiration. But if you’re looking for childcare in Warwickshire during the Easter Holidays, then we'd love to welcome your child to our Holiday Camp at Lillington Primary School in Leamington Spa, offering the very best in childcare and music education from 25th – 28th March.

You can book from just one day up to the full 4-day experience, and there are multiple ways to save on our Holiday Camps, including 10% off for first time bookers, childcare vouchers, tax-free childcare and a sibling discount. Our Leamington Spa Holiday Camp is HAF registered too!