Children's birthday parties

It's my party!

Perfect for boys and girls alike, the National Army Museum is the ideal place for kids to celebrate their birthday with friends and make some special memories in a creative and safe environment.

For more information on birthday parties and what's included, please read our FAQs.

Party FAQs

General Hilarity party package


Book a private birthday party for your little one in The Mess and enjoy Play Base, our family play area for children aged 0–8.

Our 2-hour General Hilarity package is available Monday to Sunday.​​​​​​

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General Hilarity party package

Major Fun party package

Major Fun party package


Enjoy an hour of fun in our family play area, Play Base, and party food served in the museum’s Café.

Our 2-hour Major Fun package is available Monday to Friday.

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Coronavirus update

Our Birthday Parties offer is currently suspended as per the government guidance on large gatherings. We will continue to monitor the situation and will reopen when the guidance allows and it is safe for visitors and staff to be present in Play Base and the Party Room.

In the meantime, we are working behind the scenes to ensure we are ready to welcome our visitors when we are able. If you have any queries about Birthday Parties, please email

Read our FAQs

Book a party

If you are interested in holding a Birthday Party at the Museum when we reopen, please complete our booking form, and a member of our team will be in touch..

Booking Form

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