Plan a basket-load of fun for your Easter in London with our guide to Easter egg hunts in top London gardens; London's best chocolate shops; Easter Sunday London church services and unmissable family activities to keep the kids entertained during the Easter school holidays. Find many more things to do in London on Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

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How is Easter celebrated in London?

Easter in London is a time for togetherness and a celebration of new life as spring takes hold of the city. Flowers are in bloom, new arrivals appear at nature reserves and city farms, and picnics in London's beautiful parks make a return.

Today, many see the holiday as an opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones whether that's tucking into a delicious Sunday roast, or making memories through exciting London experiences.

With school out many of London's top kids attractions put on fantastic Easter-themed events, including fun family workshops and easter egg hunts.

Is Easter a good time to visit?

Easter is a great time to visit London, with the warmer weather taking hold and the days getting a little longer.

As it's the school holidays, you won't be stuck for family activities to enjoy, with many fun Easter pop-ups happening across the city.

Are things closed in London during Easter?

On Easter Sunday, large shops in London must close by law but smaller shops may remain open. You may also find a reduced service across London's public transport over the long weekend. Banks and offices may also be closed or operate at reduced hours, including Post Office services.

Be sure to check you have everything you need, including information on opening times, before travelling during Easter in London.

Is anything open on Easter Sunday?

Most of London's top attractions, bars and restaurants will be open on Easter Sunday however, do double check whether opening times have been amended for the holidays.