Children's Birthday Parties

base Party Package $300

  • Two hours of access to our Education Room (includes one hour for art projects and museum tour, and 1 hour for snacks, cake, and presents)

  • Staff set-up and clean up

  • Party decorations; tables with craft paper to color on, nature centerpieces and strung birthday banners

  • Staff choice guided art project (child's choice of theme: Bugs and Butterflies, Under the Sea, Dinosaurs)

  • Museum tour and/or scavenger hunt

  • Special party favor for each guest

  • Following the party, guests may enjoy the rest of the Museum at no additional cost.

  • Up to 15 children and their grownups (minimum 1 adult per 5 children)


Choose from the exciting selection of staff-led natural science themed activities, priced per guest.

  • Making sea slime $3.00 each

  • Breaking open real geodes $3.00 each

  • Ice excavation $2.00 each

  • Beading necklaces (choice of sand dollar, shark tooth, or dinosaur bone) $3.00 each

  • Fossil dig and clay imprint $1.00 each


  • Select pizza, providing two slices per guest, $7 each

  • Lemonade and water for all guests, $1.50 each

  • The museum uses all compostable items for food use.

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After receiving event coordinator date approval, submit the contract  with a $100 deposit, or full payment.


The museum will refund the $100 deposit, or full payment, if a cancellation is requested more than two weeks in advance. Cancellations submitted less than two weeks in advance will forfeit the $100 deposit as a donation to the Museum. If the full payment has been made a reimbursement check will be mailed for the total minus $100 for processing fees.

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Fill out the request form below to see if your dates are available. Or submit the birthday contract to the Event Coordinator, Julia Brooker at, 831.648.5716 ext. 16.

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