Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child’s next birthday while fostering their interest in science and the natural world! 

Each party lasts two (2) hours and includes Museum admission for up to 50 guests (max 24 children) during and after the party. Parties take place in the Bieser Education Center, located on the first floor of the Museum.

Birthday Party

Room Rentals for Birthday Parties Include:

  • Exclusive wristbands for party-goers to ensure entrance to and from the party area.
  • FREE admission for all paid party participants (good for day of the party only). Admission does not include Dome shows; tickets may be purchased at Guest Services.
  • A private party room for you and your guests.
  • Space for up to 50 guests (max: 24 children)

Cost

  • Member: $200
  • Non-Members: $300 (includes the required annual membership for the renting family)

Food & Refreshments 

Parents are welcome to bring outside food, snacks, cake, and beverages without paying an outside catering fee. Cassano's Pizza is available for $12/1-topping pizza.

Add-On Party Kits

Want to add a little fun to your two-hour party? Consider adding a themed, self-guided activity kit to your party.  Cost: $30

LEGO Bin Rental (Ages 4+)
Do your kids love Legos? Give your kids free time to build with a gigantic bin of Legos! Build instructions for unique creations are included! Includes a large bin of Legos, build instructions, and a tarp. Available for parties with children ages 4 and older.

Gigantic Building Block (Ages 6+)
Take your building materials up a notch with our set of large blue blocks. Build towers, castles, houses, whatever you can imagine using the large blocks kept in the education lobby. This set will be available for use only at the back of Bieser in a taped off area to avoid damaging the TVs. This gigantic building block rental is for ages 6 and up.

*Note: Guests are responsible for cleaning up these self-guide kits after use.

Birthday Party Days & Times

  • Saturdays: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. OR 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Sundays: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. OR 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Please be advised that certain dates are unavailable due to Museum special events. Please plan to arrive no more than 30 minutes prior to your party start time.

Museum hours: Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday noon – 5:00 p.m.

How to Schedule

Fill out our Rentals Inquiry Form to begin the process today!

Birthday parties must be scheduled at least two (2) weeks in advance. A contract for your party date, time and complete policies/guidelines will be provided upon party booking. The contract must be signed and returned immediately with payment in full to secure your date on the calendar and complete the booking. Visa, Mastercard, personal check or cash accepted. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Cancellations one (1) month prior to scheduled party date will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations three (3) weeks prior to scheduled party date will receive a 75% refund.  Cancellations within two (2) weeks prior to scheduled party date will not receive a refund.

For more information or to schedule a birthday party, please contact the Museum at 937-275-7431 ext. 113 or rentals@BoonshoftMuseum.org

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