10 Easter Events For Kids in the Philadelphia Area 2024

If you have small ones you may be interested in finding something to do with them for the upcoming Easter holiday. There are lots of fun things to get the kids outside exploring on Easter in the Philadelphia Area. Look no further, check out these 10 Easter Events listed below with their event details. 

Easter Art at Glencairn

This one-hour guided tour features the Easter story illustrated through medieval works of art in stained glass, sculpture, and painting. The biblical narrative involves tremendous sadness, followed by great joy; key episodes highlighted on this tour include the Last Supper, the Crucifixion, the Resurrection, and the Ascension of Christ into heaven. Visitors also learn how Easter was celebrated at Glencairn by the Pitcairn family. Access to the exhibition, 

Easter Eggs: Symbols of Rebirth and Renewal, is included with your tour admission.

Dates: 
03/02/2024
03/03/2024
03/09/2024
Time: 
1:30 – 3 pm
Price: 
$12 Adults $10 Seniors/Students Free for All Membership Levels/Children 4 and under

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Easter Brunch - Elmwood Park Zoo

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Join us for our annual Easter Brunch! Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy a delicious breakfast, participate in our Easter Egg Hunt, and meet one of our beloved education animals.

Dates: 
03/09/2024
03/10/2024
03/16/2024
Time: 
Times vary

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Natural Egg Dyeing at Elmwood Park Zoo

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For thousands of years and across multiple cultures, people have been dyeing eggs in celebration of new life and growth. Celebrate the transition from drab winter into colorful spring with some natural dyes! Learn how to make these unique colors using different natural materials that you can find in your backyard or local grocery store. You bring your own dozen eggs, and we’ll supply the rest!

Dates: 
03/23/2024
Time: 
1 – 2:30 pm

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Elmo's Eggstravaganza - At Sesame Place

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Dates: 
03/23/2024
03/24/2024
03/25/2024
Time: 
10 am – 5 pm

Enjoy soaring, spinning, whirling and twirling on Sesame Street-themed rides, get photos with your favorite friends in their Eggstravaganza attire, meet and take photos with the Easter Bunny, go on a scavenger hunt for Easter Eggs around the park, and so much more!

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Haddonfield: Make edible Easter projects

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Join us in Haddonfield on March 23, 2024 between 12-3pm as we make 6 edible Easter crafts. Just $20 per crafter. Great for kids age 4-10! Just pick the one-hour time period you’d like to come by!

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Easter EGG-spress Expedition - Colebrookdale Railroad

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Easter EGG-spress Featuring The Easter Bunny! This is a one hour excursion followed by an Easter Egg hunt at the Boyertown Station. Children will enjoy our Colebrookdale Railroad-themed The Velveteen Rabbit coloring books and free crayons.

Dates: 
03/23/2024
03/24/2024
03/30/2024
Time: 
3 pm

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Easter Family Day at American Swedish Historical Museum

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Dates: 
03/24/2024
Time: 
2 – 4 pm

Introduce your little ones to Swedish Easter traditions. Children can make Swedish Easter crafts, dress up as Swedish Easter witches, enjoy face painting, and take part in an egg hunt!

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Easter Event Weekend at Longwood Gardens

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Dates: 
03/30/2024
03/31/2024
Time: 
March 30 & 31, 2024 10:00 am–6:00 pm Special Morning Hour for Members 9:00 am–10:00 am Saturday & Sunday Live String Quartet Music in the Conservatory 1:00–4:00 pm

Hop on over to our Gardens for Easter Weekend. Spend Easter weekend in the beauty of our Gardens. Take a flower-filled stroll and savor the vibrant hues, fresh fragrances, and natural sounds of spring. In the Conservatory, enjoy live string quartet selections each afternoon from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.

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Breakfast with the Bunny & Egg Hunt

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The annual LuLu Shriners Breakfast with the Bunny, Carnival and Easter Egg Hunt, will take place on March 30 from 9am to noon. Call 610-828-9050 for more information.

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Easter Brunch Buffet at Hemispheres

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Enjoy some of your favorites like a Easter bread display, a variety of carving stations, a crabmeat stuff flounder, and so much more to choose from! Don’t forget to end the brunch off with some desserts, we will be offering fresh fruit tartlets, chocolate-covered strawberries, triple-layered chocolate cake, and more.

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I hope this was helpful with finding fun Eastern event ideas for you and your little ones. Hopefully no matter what you do on the holiday it is filled with love and joy as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ! 

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