Birthday Parties

A children’s party at Durham Climbing Centre is an excellent way for your child to enjoy fun and physical activity with their friends.

What's Included?

Durham Climbing Centre offers a 2 Hour Party Package including:

  • Use of the junior climbing wall and qualified instructors for one and a half hours;
  • Equipment hire including shoes;
  • Use of the party room (optional) for half hour after the party.

Minimum number: 8 children

Maximum number: 30

Minimum age: 3 years

Durham Climbing Centre’s Children’s Policy requires that all children under 18 must have a signed parental consent form in order to participate. 

What happens at a children’s party at Durham Climbing Centre?

The party includes one and a half hour climbing with qualified instructors on the junior climbing wall. The children will begin by warming up then move onto the climbing wall where they will learn some climbing techniques, play climbing games and challenge each other in party games and challenges! The group will then move upstairs for a party tea in our function room.

Durham Climbing Centre provides tables and chairs in the party room. If you wish to decorate the room you can come and do this beforehand.

Catering and prices

If you require use of the party room, there is an option of bringing your own food or allowing us arrange it for you. The function room is included in the price, although there is no obligation to use it.

The price per child inclusive of all equipment and instruction is £12.50

If Durham Climbing Centre arranges the catering*:

  • Sandwiches or toasties (plain ham or plain cheese);
  • Margarita pizza;
  • Sausage rolls;
  • Crisps;
  • Mini muffins;
  • Juice;
  • Fruit platter – a selection of fruit.

*Available for parties of 10 or more children.

£6.00 per child.

Please remember to notify us of any dietary requirements.

Checklist of what you will need to bring:

Decorations and balloons

Plates and cups*


Knife to cut the cake

*These items will be provided if Durham Climbing Centre arranges the catering.

To book your party contact the centre on 0191 378 9555 and speak to a member of the team.