Medieval Menagerie Egg Hunt. Go back in time to find out about birds and animals of medieval times who would once have built nests and homes in the countryside of places like Compton Castle. Can you find all their hiding places in the garden?
Compton Castle , Marldon , Paignton , Devon , TQ3 1TA
Tel: 01803 661906
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About the location
A rare survivor, this medieval fortress with high curtain walls, towers and a portcullis, is set in a landscape of rolling hills and orchards. Why not be an adventurer and discover it's bewitching mixture of romance and history?
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Hunt Cost £2.50
Normal admission fees apply - see below
Property Entry Fees
National Trust parking available
No charges apply
We get very busy at Easter and only limited car parking is available so if you're able to arrive by public transport it will help you to beat the car queues. Please note that we are only open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays except for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend when we are opening especially on Monday 22nd.
Easter Monday, 22 April
Egg Hunt Times
Easter Monday, 22 April10:30 - 16:00
Easter Monday, 22 April10:30 - 16:30
Our Easter Egg Hunts are also running 2nd - 4th April; 9th - 11th April and 16th to 18th April, see our website for more details.