06 April 2020
Easter activities online

Easter holiday activities are different this year - we've found some local, national and worldwide experiences for you and your children to enjoy at home.

Keep active​

Find virtual fitness sessions, resources and activity packs for children and families on the Northamptonshire Sport website:

The most popular virtual fitness session for families is PE with Joe Wicks.

Reading and Books

Our e-Books, e-Audiobooks and e-Magazines are available free of charge to full library members:

Children's authors are making activities available on their websites:

Get creative

See something amazing

Go on a virtual world tour with webcams around the globe (and even further afield!):

Wildlife webcams

From elephants and lions to puffins and bats, how many different species of wildlife can you spot on webcams around the world?

Arts

Discover which arty hairstyle you should get and make pop art like Andy Warhol:

Tour museums around the world - virtually. Google Arts and Culture has created a website to "visit" famous art museums, from the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe to the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam:

Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals such as Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat are available to stream online for free:

The National Theatre are making performances available to watch for free:

Science

With the Science Museum website, you can discover inspiring stories of scientific achievement, delve into an incredible collection of videos and 3D models, hear from scientific pioneers, explore fun activities to try at home or simply have fun playing online games:

Did we miss something?

If you've found an activity or resource you think should be on this list, let us know by emailing webteam@northamptonshire.gov.uk.