Do your kids have loads of energy to burn? Are they climbing the walls at home? Did you know Soft play provides a safe and hugely exciting place for the kids to burn off that excess energy. Bring them along to explore the area, meet new friends, and have fun, and learn while they play!

And for that little bit of extra fun!

The fun never stops at Namco Funscape! Why not involve your friends and host your next party with us?

Fancy a night out with friends?
We offer a variety of packages to suit all pockets when it comes to a night out for the grown-ups.

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Teddy Mountain Birthday Parties
We’re now offering Teddy Mountain Birthday Parties, a great party activity plus a Teddy for every child.

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Looking for a fun kids birthday?
Namco Funscape Braintree put on the best parties around, at great value prices.

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Food & drink at Braintree

After all that fun with Soft Play, an appetite will definitely have been worked up! Why not dig into some of the great food and drink on offer here.

Everything from quick snacks, to full meals. Even the pickiest eater will be satisfied!

Take a leap with Clip ‘n’ Climb

Clip ‘n’ Climb is an action packed climbing activity for anyone aged 4 and over. There are a range of different climbing challenges including Speed Climb, Lightening Crack and Cornered. A great challenge for kids of any age!

More at Namco Funscape Braintree



Ping Pong

Chase The Ghost


Ten Pin Bowling is Fun for all

Namco Funscape bowling - perfect for all occasions, family, friends, parties, events.

Let the good times roll at Namco Funscape, Bowling, fun and games, plus lots more!


Enjoy all your favourite entertainment and games!

Shoot’em-ups, Racecar simulators, cuddly toy claw cranes – Namco Braintree is packed with the most advanced and cherished video and arcade games. 

We  sell video game Nam Tokens for just £1 – ask for special bulk-buy offers. Many of our machines also give out tickets for the prize shop, with a fantastic range of prizes, from key rings to games consoles. And you can win prize tickets on bowling too.

Ping Pong

Test your skills at Namco Funscape

People up and down the land are rediscovering the intense, exciting and exhilarating mega-fun to be had with ping pong.

From just £5 per 30 min game, why not challenge your colleagues to a ping pong tournament? Whether it fun with friends, family or colleagues!

Speak to Namco Ipswich’s sales manager to find out how we can help with your next corporate event.

Chase The Ghost

Take part in our rebranded gaming ghost hunt. Simply choose your favourite arcade game to get started; any machine displaying the Chase the Ghost sticker is included in the challenge.

Keep playing until you find a character card and collect them all to win 500 tickets. Pac-Man, Pinky, Clyde, Inky and Blinky are up for grabs. Remember to collect the full set of character cards to win. All character cards valued at 20 tickets, except Blinky cards which are valued at 100 tickets.

Ready for a challenge? 

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