16 April 2017 - 12:00 to 16:00

Shiver me timbers! This Easter Sunday we are hosting an action packed Pirate Fun Day with events throughout the day for swashbuckling families to enjoy - novice pirates will be recruited! Aye, it be true! Come and meet  our  Pirates and learn some top shipboard skills which will qualify you as a REAL pirate!

Prize for the 'Best Dressed Pirate'!

Suitable for young families


Admission (Grounds Only Admission Ticket) 

Adult £6.80

Child £5.00

Concession £6.00

Family £23.00

Or you can pay Palace and Grounds Ticket and convert it into a Season Ticket at no additional charge!

Adult £11.50

Child £10.20

Concession £10.20

Family £35.00

Pirate Activities throughout the gardens include:

  • Little pirates can jump aboard the bouncy adventure ship with our swashbuckling pirates (additional charge of £2.00 per child)
  • Ball Pool for smaller children
  • Pirate Face Painting  (£3.00 & £5.00)
  • Balloon Modelling - swords, pirate hats, fish, treasure - let your imagination go!
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Walk the Plank

There is a selection of traditional Easter activities including Easter Bonnet making and  Easter Egg Rolling.