Birthday parties 

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If you are looking for a unique venue for your child's birthday party we have the answer. Let us do the hard work for you so you can enjoy a stress-free, fun-filled day. From den building to bushcraft, parties can be held all year round, whatever the weather.

Our parties are suitable for 4 to 12 year olds but we can arrange activities for older children or adults on request. Submit a booking enquiry for more details. 

Activities

Den building - build your own secret den in the woods, big enough for all your party guests. Enjoy a drink and cook marshmallows on the campfire.

Bushcraft - enjoy marshmallows at the campfire and make pencils and jewellery from natural materials to take home.

Minibeast safari - use your exploring skills to hunt for minibeasts in 3 different habitats.

Hedgehog trail - follow the clues and collect your materials to make a happy hedgehog to take home with you.

Natural arts and crafts - go exploring to find the materials you need. Decorate and plant a pot, make a fantastic photoframe or make some seasonal decorations to take home.

Pond dipping (Lullingstone and Shorne Woods only) - have fun discovering the tiny creatures hiding in our mysterious pond. 

Special birthday trail (Shorne Woods only) - a special trail for the birthday guest. Follow the trail and find some surprises along the way. 

Claws and jaws party (Lullingstone only) - learn where animals live and how they survive in the wild. The 1-hour session includes a chance to get up close and personal with our animals, including Frodo the red tailed hawk.

Owl experience – new from January 2015 (Shorne Woods only) - under the guidance of our experienced falconers, get up close and personal with these wonderful owls. Each child will have a close encounter, handle or fly a variety of species of owl in this educational and enchanting experience.