Kids Parties & Classes

Birthday Parties for Kids

Organise your next child's party at Malahide Castle through the team at REALPARTIES...

REALPARTIES by ClapHandies offers awesome parties for pre and primary school aged kids (2 to 12 years) running on Saturdays and Sundays in the Project Room at Malahide Castle. 
While ClapHandies are all about the kids, they also know that keeping parents happy is a vital ingredient for the perfect party! With themes like Science, Brick, Maker, Disco and Classic they can cater for parties of between 10 and 40 guests
Check availability with REALPARTIES here or by email at

Baby and Toddler Classes

ClapHandies also run weekly baby, wobbler and toddler PlayLabs on Friday and Saturdays in the Project Room of Malahide Castle.

The PlayLabs are all about learning through play, with activities such as rhyme time, music and movement - challenging and fun activities suited to each age group. Each class is a structured hour (55 mins) that follows a familiar pattern with new and engaging core play activities weekly.

ClapHandies also run monthly Baby Massage Courses, suitable for babies from 6 weeks to 9 months.

Check class availability here or contact the team at


Enjoy a gift of magic and adventure with our Annual Membership Pass

Offering cardholders unlimited access to Malahide Castle and Gardens (including the Butterfly House and Fairy Trail) and Newbridge House and Farm, our new Annual Membership Pass makes light work of great days out for all the family!

Members can also enjoy a 10% discount on entry to other Shannon Heritage properties, 10% off in the Malahide and Newbridge gift shops, and much more...