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LEGO Bricks Safari, Festival Place, Basingstoke, Mar 29 – Apr 8
Go wild this Easter: LEGO Bricks Safari tour is coming to Festival Place. Track down animal sculptures, grab a selfie or two in the jeep or even make your very own creation at the ‘make and take’ events.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt, Various National Trust properties, Mar 30 – Apr 15
Whether your little ones are playing detective or wildlife explorer, there’s a chocolatey treat at the end of every National Trust Easter egg hunt, with plenty of games and activities to keep them entertained and busy all day long.

May the Toys be with You, Willis Museum and Sainsbury Gallery, Basingstoke, Jan 13 – April 14

Credit Joe Lowe Photography

In a galaxy not so far, far away an unmissable exhibition for Star Wars fans young and old has come to Basingstoke. May the Toys be with You is a beautiful exhibition containing rarely seen toys and original posters spanning the franchise’s 40-year history. From X-Wings and light-sabres to cuddly Ewoks, expect treats for fans young and old.
Admission Free, donations welcome.

Heath Robinson: Dreams and Machines exhibition at Mottisfont. Open daily until Sun Apr 15
‘The Gadget King’ Heath Robinson draws eccentric contraptions and each one of these screwball sketches is a treat. Expect over 60 original pieces plus a family trail.
11am-4pm (5pm from 5 February) at Mottisfont House & Gardens, entrance is included in standard ticket price.

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