Your child's birthday is coming up and you're looking for inspiration for a fun party?
Perhaps you don't want your home overrun by lots of energetic children, or simply don't have the space. Or maybe you're looking for something a bit diferent?
There are plenty of venues that are happy to entertain your little ones for a birthday party, and many offer a fixed price for a certain number of children, which may or may not include cake and drinks.
In addition, most of the indoor play centres (not relisted below) host birthday parties.
Here are some popular ones, ordered by postal code:
Musée du Jouet (Toy Museum)
Type of venue/activity: guided visit of museum, possibility to play with toys
Type of venue/activity: film, guided tour of cinema, games
Art en ciel
Boulevard St-Michel 123, 1040 Etterbeek
http://art-en-ciel.be/birthday-arty/ (site in English)
Type of venue/activity: creative/craft-based
http://www.creadanse.be/redircreadanse.php?page=anniversaires_danse (site in French)
Type of venue/activity: dance/movement
Le Musée des Enfants (The Children's Museum)
Rue du Bourgmestre 15, 1050 Bruxelles
http://www.childrenmuseum.be/site/?page_id=57 (site in English, French, Dutch)
Type of venue/activity: guided tour of museum
Rue Lesbroussart 112, 1050 Ixelles
http://www.cramic.be/fr/fetes-d-rsquo-anniversaire (site in French)
Type of venue/activity: painting on ceramics (bowls, plates ...)
Rue Washington 165, 1050 Ixelles
http://www.bamba.be/anniversaires.html (site in French)
Type of venue/activity: different activities possible depending on age (0-3, 4-6, 7-10), e.g. storytelling, music and movement, cooking/baking ...
|1060 Saint Gilles||
Type of venue/activity: chocolate making
Aquarium public de Bruxelles
Avenue E. Bossaert 27, 1081 Koekelberg
http://www.aquariologie.be/Index/Index_Fr/HTLM_Fr/Anniversaires.html (site in French, Dutch)
Type of venue/activity: guided visit of the aquarium, workshops - suitable for age 7+
Ferme Nos Pilifs
Trassersweg 347, 1120 Neder-Over-Heembeek
http://www.fermenospilifs.be/ferme_nos-pilifs.php?idt=135&icat=6&v= (site in French)
Type of venue/activity: baking and decorating cupcakes - suitable for age 6+
The Little Gym
Avenue de Fré 82-84, 1180 Uccle Chaussée de Bruxelles 78 B 1410 Waterloo
http://www.thelittlegym.eu/be-en/wezembeek/new-dora-diego-birthday-parties (site in English, French, Dutch)
Type of venue/activity: Dora themed story/adventure/play
Place Saint Lambert 16b, 1200 Woluwe-St-Lambert