Thing to do during the Easter Holidays in Dorset

Easter is a truly wonderful time for a UK holiday in Dorset - ideal for blissful days admiring the beautiful countryside in bloom, unwinding on peaceful beaches, and exploring somewhere new during the magical springtime. See what’s on and some of our top picks for some fantastic days out during the Easter Holidays.

Tank Museum

9th – 24th April 2022

Easter fun for the whole family to enjoy. The Tank Museum brings the story of tanks and their crews to life. Experience the biggest day out in history with 300 tanks, explosive live displays, kids’ activities, and more at Dorset’s largest indoor attraction. Book tickets.

Farmer Palmers

9th – 24th April 2022

Hop along to Farmer Palmer’s Easter Eggstravaganza. Eggcellent daily Egg Hunts and watch out for the ‘Bandit-Bunnies’ on the Tractor Ride! Find out more.

Durlston Country Park

8th – 24th April 2022

The Easter Bunny has been busy at Durlston, hop along the Easter trail to win a prize! Pack costs £3.

Corfe Castle

2nd – 18th April 2022

Discover the family friendly Easter egg hunt - Complete the trail and earn your chocolate reward at the end.

9th 24th April 2022

The Castle and the Dragon Family Trail - Help the friendly but forgetful Corfe Castle Dragon find the items that she’s lost around the castle.

Swanage Pier

9th – 24th April 2022

The Easter bunny has been hiding his coloured eggs along the Swanage Pier! Pick up your activity sheet from the Pier gatehouse and as you walk along the Pier you need to keep your eyes peeled and try to spot the colourful eggs. Write the colour of each egg on your activity sheet. Once all the eggs have been found, mini egg explorers can hand in their sheets at the Pier Shop to be rewarded with a treat and be entered into the prize draw to win the Easter bunny. £1.00 per trail.

Wareham Easter Beerex 2022

15th April 2022

It’s Beer o’clock! Wareham Easter BEEREX is an exhibition of Real Ales from around the country & beyond. With over 35+ real ales from all over the country - covering a wide range of tastes and preferences. This year, for the 27th year the theme is Beer Today, Gone Tomorrow. Book your tickets.