Have a cracking time with English Heritage this Easter

Easter explorers wanted! Brush off those winter cobwebs and enjoy fun and fresh air over the Easter holidays with a schedule of activities for all the family at English Heritage sites in Northumberland.

Belsay Hall, Castle & Gardens

Easter Adventure Quest

Fri 14 - Mon (bank holiday) 17 Apr

11am-5pm

Be a challenge champion this Easter weekend! You'll be greeted by a character from the past - perhaps a king, a butler or a Roman centurion - who'll be able to help you crack the clues as you explore Belsay Hall, Castle & Gardens in Northumberland. There's a chocolate reward for successful adventurers, so be sure to join in the fun.

Warkworth Castle

Easter Adventure Quest

Fri 14 - Mon 17 (bank holiday) Apr

11am-5pm

Adventurers wanted this Easter weekend! You'll meet characters from the past with stories of times gone by - maybe a king, a butler, a Roman centurion or even a monk. These honourable folk will be happy to help you on your quest as you explore our sites and crack the clues. Rise to the challenge and you’ll reap a chocolate reward. It's time to get hands-on with history.

Birdoswald Roman Fort

Kite Festival

Sat 15 - Mon 17 Apr

11am-5pm

Get to grips with the art of kite flying at Birdoswald Roman Fort on Hadrian’s Wall. Expert kite flyers will dazzle you with their skills as they create a spectacle in the grounds of this ancient Roman Fort.
See gigantic kites in flight, watch synchronised demonstrations to music, have a go at making your very own kite and try it out in the family flying area where we’ll also give you some top tips on making it soar. If you have a kite at home make sure you bring it along on the day too for an unforgettable day out!