Birthday Parties

Ever wonder how to build the perfect birthday party?

Have your birthday party at the coolest kids location in town! Each party package can be customized to ensure an unforgettable birthday adventure for ages 1 and older. With no set up or clean up for the grown-ups, everyone can focus on having fun.

All Inclusive Packages

Cherry on Top Party Package

Includes all-day Museum admission for up to 35 guests (maximum of 15 children & 20 adults), party theme with theme decorations in the Green Room, Discovery Place Kids T-shirt for the birthday child, a Party Presenter who hosts the party and manages the set-up and clean-up, 1.5 hours in the party room, free parking for guests and 15 dessert settings (plates, napkins, utensils).

Non-Members $295
Members $275

* Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.

Super Duper Party Package

Includes all-day Museum admission for up to 30 guests (maximum of 12 children & 18 adults), festive decorations in the party room, a Party Presenter who hosts the party and manages the set-up and clean-up, 1.5 hours in the party room, free parking for guests and 12 dessert settings (plates, napkins, utensils).

Non-Members $215
Members $195

* Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.

Premium Party Package

Includes private Museum access for you and 50 guests (20 children and 30 adults) for 2 hours, birthday decorations in the party rooms, T-shirt for the birthday child and a Party Presenter who hosts the party and manages the set-up and clean-up. Birthday child can be celebrated at our Town Hall main stage to sing Happy Birthday with all of their friends and family.

Non-Members/Members $550

* Plus any applicable sales and use taxes ** Premium Parties must be booked after hours or before the Museum opens on Sunday

Add-on Options

Cupcakes

$15 per dozen (must be ordered in dozens)

Juice Boxes or Water Bottles (8 oz.)

$5 per dozen (must be ordered in dozens)

Goody Backpacks

$5 each

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One-of-a-Kind Party Themes

Looking for unique birthday party ideas? Check out our themes for unforgettable fun.

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"B" is for Birthday

Are you a hungry caterpillar or a mixed up chameleon? Celebrate our favorite storybooks in this imaginative party.

Ages 1 - 4

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I CAN Create

It’s time to use your imagination to create some birthday fun and make a masterpiece to take home and share.

Ages 1 - 7

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LEGO® Mania

Explore your creativity by building bridges and towers with LEGO bricks, then have a blast knocking them down and starting over.

Ages 1 - 7

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Out of This World

Reach new heights in this cosmic party complete with sensory activities and a special item to take home.

Ages 1 - 7

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Roars & Rumbles

Join us in the party-zoic era for big birthday fun including fossil digs and erupting volcanoes.

Ages 1 - 7

FAQs

  • What days are available for Birthday Parties?

    Birthday Parties are available Tuesday - Sunday during regular Museum operating hours.

  • What times are available for parties?

    On Tuesday through Friday, parties are available per request. On Saturdays, parties are available at 9:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. On Sundays, parties are held at 12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

  • What ages are appropriate for parties?

    We offer birthday parties for ages 1-7.

  • Can I bring my own cake and refreshments?

    Yes, you are welcome to supply your own cake, snacks and drinks for your guests. Please note that you must supply your own utensils and paper products.

  • Can I bring my own decorations?

    Yes. Theme party rooms are already decorated. If you would like to bring in your own decorations, feel free to bring free-standing table decorations. Please note, nothing can be taped, glued or tacked to the walls and for the safety of our visitors balloons are not allowed in our facility.

  • What if additional people would like to attend?

    The Cherry On Top Party accommodates a maximum of 35 guests and the Super Duper Party accommodates a maximum of 30 guests. The guest limitations are due to the size of our party rooms. Additional guests can pay regular Museum admission to join you in the Museum, but are not permitted in the party room.

  • What is your payment and cancellation policy?

    Full payment is required at the time of your reservation. Cancellations made with two week’s notice or less are non-refundable. Cancellations with more than two week’s notice are subject to a $100 cancellation fee.

  • How do I book a party?

    Call us at 704.372.6261 x300. One of our Guest Sales representatives will be happy to help you plan a fun-filled day for your birthday child. Payment in full is required to book the party and all reservations must be completed by phone.