What’s on at NRM ShildonLocomotion

Children’s Birthday Parties

Hop on board and celebrate your birthday with a super party package at Locomotion.


Date:
Throughout the year – contact the museum to discuss availability
Time:
Please speak to a member of staff to confirm time
Audience:
Suitable for all ages
Type:
Family activities
Location:
Collection Building

Enjoy your child's birthday party in 1st class style with party package options to choose from. To book contact Locomotion on 01388 771439.

Room Only Hire

  • A make-your-own option with exclusive use of the party room for 2 ½ hours and full access to all of the museum's giant games, interactives and outdoor play area.

  • Mix and Match optional extras available – goody bags, arts and crafts activity, explainer, catering and more (for mix and match prices please call 01388 771439).

Room Hire Only price £50 for twenty children

(minimum booking of 20 children, £3 per person for any additional child).

Shildon Express Party Package

Package includes:

  • 2 ½ hour hire of our children's party room and a free museum trail for your group.
  • Juice and snacks of crisps and biscuits are provided.
  • Mix and Match optional extras available – goody bags, arts and crafts activity, explainer, catering and more (for mix and match prices please call 01388 771439).

Shildon Express Party Package price £95 for ten children

(Minimum booking of ten children, £6.50 per person for any additional child. Party organisers can decorate the room and provide their own party food if desired).

Streamlined Special Party Package

Package includes:

  • 2 ½ hour hire of our children's party room.
  • Free museum trail.
  • .
  • An arts and crafts activity in the party room.
  • Hire of Museum Explainer for storytelling activity or an exclusive visit to one of the locomotive footplates.
  • Goody bags for the party guests and a present for the birthday child.
  • Each child will receive a picnic box including a sandwich, yogurt, fruit bag, cake chocolate bar and drink.

Streamlined Special Party Package price £165 for ten children

(Minimum booking of ten children, £12 per person for any additional child. Party organisers can decorate the room if desired).

For all parties:

  • Free steam ride for your party on scheduled steaming days (Please note that we do not operate a steam ride every weekend. Please speak to a member of staff to discuss availability on our scheduled steaming days).

  • Full access to all of the museum's giant games, interactives and outdoor play area.
  • Decorate the party room to your child's chosen theme
  • .
  • Bring your own birthday cake – please note that candles are not permitted anywhere on site.
  • The maximum number of guests (children plus adults) permitted in the party room is 45.
  • Hire of children's entertainers permitted – entertainers MUST supply CRB certificate and public liability insurance certificate.

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster