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If you’ve got a dinosaur fan or two in your house, we’ve got great news: the dinosaurs are coming to York! Head to the Yorkshire Museum from Saturday March 24th 2018 to discover the world of Jurassic Yorkshire at this major, not-to-be-missed exhibition (that will be opened by Sir David Attenborough, no less!). Yorkshire’s Jurassic World

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There’s a cracking chocolate adventure coming up in York this Easter courtesy of our friends at York’s Chocolate Story, and you could come along with your family! This popular event at The Merchant Adventurer’s Hall returns with a fun new show, Easter activities and chocolate! It takes place from Friday 30th March to Saturday 7th

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Keen on KitKats? Sucker for a Smartie? You might know what they taste like, but how much do you know about their history? This Easter, delve into the delicious history of some of the world’s most iconic chocolate and sweets at York Castle Museum’s new exhibition Chocolate: York’s Sweet Past. Discover how the Georgians, Victorians

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Think you know the JORVIK Viking Centre? Think again. York’s world class Viking attraction opens its doors to visitors again on April 8th after a multi-million pound reimagining, and it’s going to be better than ever. All traces of the devastating floods of 2015 are gone, replaced by new gallery experiences, the change to get

Easter

Nothing says Easter like cute fluffy animals, and that’s just what you’ll find at Castle Howard over the bank holiday weekend. Get up close to your favourite farmyard friends at the mobile petting zoo: there’ll be a miniature pony, micro pig, rabbits, guinea pigs, alpacas, goats and more. But don’t hang out with the friendly

Easter

Join the hunt for the Lindt gold bunny at Harlow Carr gardens in Harrogate this Easter. Successful detectives will receive a special gold treat at the end of their adventure. There’ll also be a range of Easter activities including storytelling, crafts, visits from the Easter bunny himself and birds of prey demonstrations. Visit the website

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From 8th to 23rd April, little egg hunters can take part in a fab Easter egg hunt at Piglets Adventure Farm. Find hidden chicks around the farm, grab an egg from each one and then receive a special treat. While you’re there, don’t miss lambing live, baby chicks and the Magic Hatter’s comedy magic. That’s

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Nunnington Hall has it all this Easter: scarecrows, vegetable planting, a bonnet contest, family races and even a Cadbury egg trail. The Easter bunny has been spotted in Nunnington’s gardens, trying to gobble up all of the spring crops. Embark on the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt to help the Nunnington scarecrows find where he’s been

Easter

We’ve finally found the perfect competition for people who can’t manage to boil an egg without it going rock hard (that’ll be us then). Yes, it’s the annual egg rolling competition on the abbey green at Fountains Abbey! Bring your boiled eggs and see how far yours will go. A plain old egg is fine,