We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Look Out Discovery Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
93
All photos (93)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“all ages”(55 reviews)
“play area”(29 reviews)
“science museum”(16 reviews)
About
We are a hands-on science and discovery centre aimed at primary school aged children with over 90 activities to entertain. We have an amazing outdoor play area which includes an all-access section. With a picnic area and coffee shop, you can stay...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell RG12 7QW, England
Website
+44 1344 354400
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (483)
Filter reviews
482 results
Traveller rating
273
168
32
7
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
273
168
32
7
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews all ages play area science museum mountain biking water play hard hats go ape coffee shop educational fun adventure playground hot air balloon building dens school trip different age groups bike ride construction area older children
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 482 reviews
Reviewed today via mobile

We have been several times with young grandchildren and it has been excellent. However, the car park was overflowing and we were very lucky to find a space. The main outdoor play areas were incredibly busy with the usual half term mayhem. We decided to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BrianML
Reviewed yesterday

Visited in half term to walk 2 dogs on lead. Initially thought bad choice as car parking was a night mare . No spaces and vehicles parking any where. Saw one member of staff who seemed to be happy to say don’t park there you’ll...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Wyatfox
Reviewed 2 days ago

First impressions were not good as the parking was mayhem and people just abandoning cars wherever they could and seems to be mostly taken up by mountain bikers doing the bike trails in the forest.there is also two go ape centres using the carpark as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank billybob24
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been here a few times, love it. great for the kids lots to do and see, you can even go into the woods and build a camp, never tried out the cafe as we tend to always take a picnic so can't comment on it..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 11,11,110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cute mini science museum was a first time visit for us and our toddler. It was a cold mid week morning and very quiet (perfect for us) and she loved it. The first area is outdoors though undercover. it was cold but still lots...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SurreyUKLouise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great for kids 2-12 different playgrounds age wise Lots of Dog Walkers Mountain Bikers Horses - all have differently allocated areas . Also the Science area. Shop.Small uninteresting cafe . Go Ape Centre so alll in all good centre Trouble is now the dreaded parking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wander820171
Reviewed 15 January 2019

If you are looking for somewhere to take the children for the better part of a day or at least a good few hours, the Look Out Discovery Centre is a really nice place for children to just explore. Particularly if they have any interest...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Halfhighlander
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

So much to do. Kept my Grandson busy for more than 2 hours. Excellent apparatus for safe play. Will be returning soon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Colin G
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

A good educational experience for young children.Many different activities to test and a good gift shop

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roam147271
Reviewed 7 December 2018

This a great place for the whole family, old and young with something for everyone. We were there on a miserable day but still had a great time. Pleeentyyyy of room for youngsters to run around, bike tracks, walking trails, old roman remnants. The kiosk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adrian A
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 nearby hotels
Hilton Bracknell
2,341 reviews
.85 km away
Premier Inn Bracknell (Twin Bridges) Hotel
353 reviews
3.06 km away
Grange Bracknell Hotel
602 reviews
3.25 km away
Travelodge Bracknell Central
607 reviews
3.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 137 nearby restaurants
Balti King
210 reviews
1.02 km away
The Atrium Restaurant & Bar
50 reviews
.94 km away
The Crown Wood
68 reviews
1.17 km away
Dragon House
21 reviews
.92 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 32 nearby attractions
Swinley Forest Bike Trails
90 reviews
.06 km away
South Hill Park Arts Centre & Wilde Theatre
203 reviews
1.05 km away
Coral Reef - Bracknell's Water World
508 reviews
.41 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
clairejadams
20 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from AnthonyJ122 | Reviewed this property |
It depends what you are going to do There is a small parking charge The woods are free But there are reasonable charges for science centre and Go Ape
1
Vote
amybarnesah
9 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sarah L | Property representative |
Hi Amy, The car park opens at 7am so you can access at any time after that. The coffee shop and toilets normally open at 9am and the Discovery Centre opens at 10am. Please note that the coffee shop is currently closed for... More
0
Votes
Dan W
8 February 2018|
Answer
Response from Karen R | Reviewed this property |
yes,
0
Votes