Host an exciting birthday adventure!

Capture the imagination of your guests and explore the wonders of nature and science.

Available times:
Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Sundays at 1 p.m.

Prices start at $200 for DMNH members and $250 for non-members.

All parties include:

  • Private party space for two hours
  • Museum admission (maximum 30 people)
  • Scavenger hunt with prize
  • Special prize for the birthday child

Additional options:
Museum tour ($75): See the Museum in a way you never have before with one of our interactive 30 minute programs. Themes: Dinosaurs, Geology, Insects and Arthropods, Wild Animals.

Live animal show ($100): Host your own 30-minute private live animal show! Pick your favorite animals from our collection for an up close and personal look at our scaly and furry friends.

Puppet show ($100): Interactive program perfect for our younger parties. Themes: Taking Care of Our Earth, Ocean Adventures, Wake Up Mr. Bear!, Who is my Mommy?

Can’t come to the Museum? We can bring the party to you!

If you have any additional questions, need more information, or are ready to make a reservation, please contact us at

Food must stay in the party room. Please do not bring balloons, glitter, or any face painting activities.

Now available:  Themed goodie bags or boxes for your guests

Save a step and purchase themed birthday bags for your guests! Each birthday bag and box also contains a $2.00 off general admission coupon, so guests can come back and experience the whole Museum on their own. Assortment and styles of individual items varies within each bag/box.

Dinosaur Box

Fun activities to keep your party-goers happy. Each box contains four dinosaur figurines, two dinosaur tattoos, one pullback dinosaur racer, one dinosaur bubbles, one informational dinosaur bookmark, one deck of dinosaur playing cards,  one dinosaur coloring book with crayons, and a coupon for $2 off of a future visit to the Museum.


Safari Bag

Each Safari Birthday Bag includes two animal tattoos, one animal print bracelet, one animal print folding fan, one animal bubbles, one animal puzzle, one animal chalkboard, and a coupon for $2 off of a future visit to the Museum.


Space Bag

Our Space Birthday Bag will have your party guests over the moon! Each bag contains one astronaut figurine, one space disc shooter, one rocket slime, one rocket kaleidoscope, one space pencil, one space yo-yo, one planet tattoo set, and a coupon for $2 off of a future visit to the Museum.