In addition to The Cancer Research UK Boat Races there’s plenty to do over the Easter weekend in London.
Get into the spirit by embarking on one of London’s Easter egg hunts. Follow the Lindt flavour trail under the watchful eye of the Easter Bunny at Kew Gardens or head to Cutty Sark Greenwich in search of nautical themed Easter eggs.
Learn about the story of Easter at Trafalgar Square on Good Friday as a live, full-scale re-enactment of Jesus’ crucifixion, The Passion of Jesus, is performed by a cast of 100. There will also be church services throughout the Easter Weekend, including at St Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and St Martin-in-the-Fields on Easter Sunday in London.
Spring provides the perfect backdrop to London sightseeing from the heights of The Shard or the Coca-Cola London Eye to exploring London’s parks and gardens. Why not head a little further afield to Harry Potter World and join in the 15th anniversary celebrations of the first Harry Potter film.
Feeling hungry? Then, take a look at our guide to places to eat and drink, from planning a family Easter Sunday roast (top 16 roasts link) to cocktails with friends. Make sure you also take advantage of the Bookatable Star Deals . If you’re looking for an evening of live entertainment then head to the West End and take in one of London’s top musicals, from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to Motown the Musical
For more ideas take a look at visitlondon.com/easter