Cheap Easter Activities in London

Easter in the capital doesn’t have to be expensive, as shown by these cheap Bank Holiday weekend events; there’s something for everyone – whether you have children to entertain or you’re single and ready to mingle.

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Shaun the Sheep Trail

  • Date: Until 25th May
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Across London

Discover a flock of 50 five-foot Shaun the Sheep sculptures in locations across London before they go to auction later in the year to raise funds for charity. Download the official Shaun in the City: Sheep Spotter app to your phone to collect achievements and trophies.

Easter Bunny Day

  • Date: Good Friday
  • Price: Adults £8.95/ Children £6.95/ Under 2 free
  • Where: Battersea Park Zoo

Visit Battersea Park Zoo on Good Friday, and your children will be able to meet a real rabbit, as well as taking part in Rabbit Story Time. Kids can also get crafty making their own set of rabbit ears with face-painted whiskers. Usual entrance fees apply.

The Passion of Jesus

  • Date: Good Friday
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Trafalgar Square

Returning to Trafalgar Square on Good Friday, the Wintershall Players will be putting on an open-air performance of The Passion of Jesus. Made up of a cast of over 100 people, including volunteers, you can watch the story unfold on big screens at 12pm and 3.15pm.

Death by Chocolate

  • Date: Until 12 April 2015
  • Price: Adults from £20.50/ Children from £16.50
  • Where: The London Dungeon

Head to the London Dungeon this Easter and meet the deadly Miss Edmonds, a charming young lady with a toxic sweet shop (think chocolate roulette with mustard powder and chilli!). Make it out of the sweet shop alive and you’ll still have to get through the depths of the Dungeon.

Easter at The Roof Gardens

  • Date: Easter Sunday
  • Price: TBC
  • Where: Kensington Roof Gardens

An Easter egg hunt with a difference, this event takes place 100ft above Kensington Roof Gardens. Beginning at 11.45am in the Spanish Garden, kids can spend the afternoon hunting for hidden chocolate treats- whilst parents sit back and relax with a cocktail in the bar.


  • Date: Bank Holiday weekend
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Clapham

Buy a commemorative glass and start sipping at the Craft100 beer festival this Easter, held at Clapham’s branch of Craft Beer Co. Offering a selection of 80 cask ales and 20 kegs- as well as food from Liberty Cheesesteak Company- this event is perfect for beer connoisseurs.

‘Balls to Dating’ Ping Pong Party

  • Date: Easter Sunday
  • Price: £12 for singles, £20 for doubles
  • Where: Bounce

Hate the dating scene? Attend this mass anti-dating ping pong party designed specifically for single Londoners. Organised by DoingSomething, you can expect round robin ping pong tournaments and enough music to keep you dancing until the early hours.

Bank of England Museum – EGGstraordinary Fun

  • Date: 7-10 April
  • Price: Free
  • Where: Bank of England Museum

Children can follow the treasure tail around the museum to hunt for hidden chicks and egg, and express their creativity by decorating an Easter finger puppet. As an added bonus, there is a chocolate egg for every child who takes part.

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