Easter egg hunts and activities in Paris and the Paris region

Egg hunts, workshops, treasure hunts and foodie activities for an unforgettable Easter weekend!

Kids all look forward to Easter time! It spells the arrival of spring and lots of fun for little ones.

In Paris, the Easter weekend has lots of ‘eggciting’ activities and entertainment in store: (almost) unlimited chocolate tastings, Easter egg  hunts, all kinds of creative workshops, riddles to solve with friends, treasure hunts, exhibitions, cooking classes to be able to make great chocolate desserts … The magic of Easter is also present at numerous major attractions in Paris (Jardin du Palais-Royal, Jardins des Champs-Elysées, Musée du Chocolat …)  and in the Paris region (Disney Village, Playmobil FunPark, Thoiry …). Get your Easter baskets ready!

Easter workshops at Choco-Story, the chocolate museum

Atelier de Pâques Choco Story, Paris © DR - Musée Gourmand du Chocolat

For Easter, Choco-Story is organizing Easter workshops for you to make your own chocolate egg under the guidance of a master chocolate maker.

Easter village at the foot of the Eiffel Tower

Tour Eiffel - Tour Eiffel depuis Jardin, Paris

The Port de la Bourdonnais on the David Ben Gurion promenade on the left bank of the Seine is welcoming an Easter market from 6 to 22 April, with artisans, farmers and creators offering any number of gift ideas and stands and restaurants for grabbing a bite to eat.

Easter egg hunt at Vaux-le-Vicomte

Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte - Parterre de fleurs, Paris © Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte

This chocolate treasure hunt, the biggest in the Paris region, is accompanied by lots of other entertainment and workshops for children and adults. The programme of activities includes face-painting workshops and pony rides (pony rides cost extra).

Great egg hunt in the Parc des Buttes Chaumont

Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, Paris © OTCP - Marc Bertrand

Come to the Pavillon Puebla from 3.30pm to 5.30pm in the Parc des Buttes Chaumont for an enormous Easter Egg Hunt organized by A la Mère de la Famille.

Great egg hunt in the Jardin des Champs-Elysées

Chasse aux oeufs dans le jardin des Champs-Elysées, Paris

Come to the Jardin des Champs-Elysées from 3.30pm-5.30pm for an egg hunt. For the event, many pastry chefs from top hotels and also other activities on the programme: a tin can alley, a make-up workshop, a sack race ...

Egg hunt at Playmobil FunPark

Helped by Rico, the Playmobil FunPark's mascot, children over 4 must look for all the eggs to find a surprise.

Farm on the Roof

La Ferme sur le toit à la Grande Arche, Paris

For Easter weekend, large and small are invited to look at and feed donkeys, baby goats, calves, geese, rabbits, and chicks, 110 m up! 3 egg hunts organized daily: from 10am to 12.30pm, from 1pm to 3.30pm and from 4pm to 6.30pm. The objective: find the golden egg to win first prize.

Egg hunt at the Parc Astérix

Famille au Parc Astérix, Paris

Parc Astérix is celebrating Easter. In partnership with the chocolatier Léonidas, the Village Gaulois is the stage for a giant egg hunt for children under 12.

In the car for Easter

En voiture pour Pâques 2018 © Atelier Renault

The Atelier Renault is celebrating Easter and offers many events for children under 6, such as making baskets, a rabbit game to collect chocolate delicacies and the chocolate car hunt. Finally, for children aged 6-14, a treasure hunt is organized around the whole space.Participation is free upon registration, and workshop spaces are limited.

Easter Egg Hunt at the Parc André Citroën

Affiche 2019 de la chasse aux oeufs Solidaire au parc André Citroën

This year, the traditional Secours Populaire Easter Egg hunt takes place on the Parc André Citroën. 40,000 Easter eggs await kids and their parents. There are lots of activities and special events for them to choose from such as make-up workshops, gardening, an, electric road, a ‘chamboule-toutout’ (‘tin can alley game’), a tombola and many other surprises.

Egg festival at the de Gally farms

Ferme de Gally Sartrouville, oeufs de couleur, Paris © OTCP - DR

At the ferme de Saint-Cyr l’École children aged 3 and over can choose from a range of activities: sheep shearing and wool-spinning demonstrations, meeting the farm's little animals, a planting workshop, a nest making and egg decorating workshop, an Easter egg hunt. At the ferme de Sartrouville activities include pony rides and discovering the new arrivals at the farm (chicks, kids and lambs) as well as egg decorating and planting workshops.

Easter egg hunt in the gardens of the Château de Thoiry

Pâques, chasse aux oeufs, Château de Thoiry © Château de Thoiry

A total of 12,000 chocolate eggs are hidden around the park, including some ‘surprise’ eggs containing annual passes valid for the entire season and other gifts. A special area offers hiding places suitable for young children. On this festive occasion, no one is forgotten! The primates also get a treat with syrup glazed eggs and fruit specially adapted for them.

A big Easter egg hunt in the medieval city of Provins

Pâques, chasse aux oeufs, Cité Médiévale de Provins © Provins

At Easter time, from 2pm to 5pm, children can meet at the Provins Tourist Office to go on a hunt for Easter eggs, distributed around the place by people in medieval costume.

Egg hunt and activities at the Parc Zoologique de Paris

Des enfants au Parc Zoologique de Paris © OTCP - Daniel Thierry

Children under 6 should come to Clairières, in the Paris Parc Zoologique for an enormous egg hunt. The aim? Find five coloured eggs in order to win a yummy prize. Children over 6 are invited to a workshop on the cacao tree, as well as seeing real bird, snake and lizard eggs to learn more about the reproduction of our animal friends.

Breakfast with Bunny - Hard Rock Café

Breakfast with Bunny au Hard Rock Cafe, Paris

From 8.45am to 11.15am, there will be Easter-themed games, an egg hunt, and creative workshops. For foodies, there will be a sweet and savoury American buffet to sate your appetites. There are numerous treat cones to win throughout the morning.

An egg hunt in the Renoir Gardens and Easter workshops at the Musée de Montmartre

Chasse aux oeufs Pâques Jardins Renoir © Jardins Renoir

Children aged 2 to 12 can take part in a big egg hunt in the Renoir Gardens. 90-minute workshops take 5 to 12 year-olds on a guided tour of the museum and then let their imaginations run wild creating chickens, rabbits and other Easter symbols.

Easter at the Aquarium de Paris

Enfants regardant les poissons de l'Aquarium de la Porte Dorée, Paris

The Aquarium de Paris is partnering with the Musée du Chocolat to organize an egg hunt. Your goal: collect the 500 or so chocolate eggs hidden around the tanks all while looking at the different fish, sharks and rays and even finding tickets to the Musée du Chocolat!

Easter treasure hunt at Bercy Village

Pâques Bercy 2018 © Village Bercy

Children between 4 and 10 are invited, with the help of a booklet, to find toy chickens, cuddly soft toy rabbits, figurines and decorative eggs hidden in every nook and cranny of Bercy Village.

Happy Easter at Disney Village

Affiche 2019 de Joyeuses Pâques à Disney Village

Kids are invited to take part a large egg hunt from 3pm to 6pm in the Easter labyrinth, and activities and shows will be running for both of these lively and magical afternoons.