The Look Out Discovery Centre

Having fun at The Look Out!
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The Look Out Discovery Centre has over 90 hands-on science activities, aimed at families with children of primary school age, but enjoyed by all ages. It is the perfect place to meet friends, as in addition to the interactive exhibits, there is also a free outdoor adventure play area, a coffee shop and over 1000 hectares of Crown Estate woodland to explore. At weekends and in school holidays, interactive shows are run on different science-themed topics. See website for details.

Venue Type:

Museum, Science centre, Environmental or ecological centre

Opening hours

Daily: 10.00-17.00

Closed: 24-26th December 2015 & 11-15th January 2016

Admission charges

Adults: £7.25
Children from age 4: £4.95
Conc (Seniors, children under 4, students, visitors with a disability): £4.95
Saver Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Children/1 Adult, 3 Children): £19.25
Under 4's: Free
Parent and Under 4 (Term time weekdays only): £6.10
Parking is in a Pay & Display car park and costs £2 for 4 hours, or £4 for all day. Adult visitors to the exhibition are entitled to £2 discount on production of the discount stub from their car park ticket.

Getting there

By road: From M3 junct 3, take A322 to Bracknell and from M4 junct 10, take A329M to Bracknell. Follow brown tourist signs.

Additional info

Tourist Information Centre for Bracknell.

Collection details

Natural Sciences, Science and Technology

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Yucky You Show

  • 16 May — 6 September 2015 *on now

Ever wanted to know why mucus is SNOT a bad thing? Children love this fun filled show as we find out more about all the yucky things about our bodies, like bogies, sick, scab, spots and poo! What’s not to like?! Fun for all the family!

Show times are at 11am, 12 noon, 2pm and 3.15pm, subject to minimum numbers. Shows run at weekends and Bracknell school holidays. The show is suitable for children who can sit down for up to half an hour.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children


Tickets for the show are £1.85 per person in addition to the main entrance price to the hands-on exhibition, and can be booked on arrival at the Centre.


Getting there

By road: From M3 junct 3, take A322 to Bracknell and from M4 junct 10, take A329M to Bracknell. Follow brown tourist signs.

The Look Out Discovery Centre
Nine Mile Ride
RG12 7QW




01344 354400


01344 354422

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.