Birthday Parties

Have a party with a difference at M Shed. Suitable for 6-12 years

Dressing up in the museum galleries!

M Shed Birthday Package

Our Birthday Party package includes:

  • A 1 hour Ships and Sailors theme party
  • Free invitations to send to your guests
  • A museum themed gift for the birthday child
  • Access to the party room for two hours 


£75 for 8 children, £7 per additional child
Minimum booking 8 children
Maximum booking 20 children

Party bags can be arranged for an additional £3 per child

Please note that we require a ratio of at least 1 adult to 4 children  

Food and Drink 

You are welcome to bring your own birthday cake, soft drinks, plastic cutlery, paper plates and cups. Owing to the sensitivity of our buildings and collections we cannot allow the use of lit candles on a birthday cake.

Additional catering can be organised in the Museum Cafe.

Party food from the café is charged at £4.00 per head

Teas and Coffees for adults can be ordered.

Please contact our onsite catering company, Compass to discuss your requirements on 0117 9272576


For more information and booking enquiries, contact

Why not have an Ancient Egypt or Dinosuar themed party? Birthday parties can also be arranged at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, please ask for details.