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Birthday parties

Children love birthday parties at The Look Out, and we take care of everything for you. Our parties are available all year round for children aged 5 to 12. We ask for a minimum of 10 children in a party, and a maximum of 20.

Every party at The Look Out receives:

  • a party explainer on hand for the 2 hours of your party
  • a special visit from Eric the Owl
  • a gift for your child from Eric the Owl
  • free invitations available by post or by download
  • a 10% discount card to use in our gift shop
  • up to 4 adults admitted free of charge
  • the option of a cold buffet prepared and provided for you
  • the option of ready-made party bags


Prices for birthday parties at The Look Out

Type of party

Price per child

Birthday party with catering


Birthday party (self catered)



We run parties at the set times below.

Weekends and Bracknell Forest school holidays:

  • 10am until midday
  • 12:30pm until 2:30pm
  • 3pm until 5pm

Weekdays in term time:

  • 4pm until 6pm (Fridays only)
  • 4pm until 5:30pm (exhibition only, no room hire)
  • 4:30pm until 6pm (exhibition only, no room hire)

Party bags

If you would like us to put together party bags for you, please take a look at the options we provide.

Our party bags cost between £1.65 and £3.80.

These party bags are already discounted by 10%. If you choose not to use our party bag service, you will still receive a 10% discount card to use in the gift shop.


Our menu for the catered option of your party includes:

  • a selection of sandwiches including cheddar cheese, tuna mayo, ham, egg mayo and strawberry jam
  • sausage rolls
  • crisps and dip
  • vegetable sticks (cucumber, carrot, celery and peppers)
  • fresh fruit platter
  • blackcurrant and orange squash

Please note that you will need to bring your own birthday cake.


We ask that there is one adult for every 6 children.

Up to 4 adults will be admitted without charge with your party. Any additional adults will need to pay the normal admission rates.

Contact Information

The Look Out Discovery Centre

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