Celebrate your child's next birthday at the Museum!

For your child's next birthday, leave the party to us. The Museum offers a variety of party themes to suit your child's age and interests. We provide the fun; you supply the kids. (ages 4-12) All parties include:

  • Museum party theme of your choice
  • A private decorated room
  • Birthday party leader
  • Theme-related exhibit tour, activities and crafts
  • Invitations
  • A goodie bag for each child
  • Plates, cups, napkins and utensils
  • Setup and cleanup

 Birthday party fish and butterfly

Choose from the following party themes:

  • Ages 4-6: ButterfliesCave ExplorationsFossilsSomething Fishy
  • Ages 7-10: ButterfliesCave ExplorationsFossilsSomething Fishy
  • Ages 11-12: ButterfliesFossilsSomething Fishy



Birthday parties last two hours and are $225 for Museum Members and $250 for non-members for up to 10 children (birthday child is free). Additional children are $15 each, with a maximum of five.

Butterflies birthday parties cost an additional $50 for Butterfly Rainforest admission for 10 children and two adults (birthday child is FREE). Additional children are $18 each, with a maximum of five. Additional adult Butterfly Rainforest admissions are $9 each.



Birthday party dates may be reserved up to three months in advance. A $50 nonrefundable deposit is required to reserve your day and time. A confirmation will be sent upon receipt of deposit.

Birthday parties are available the second week of August through the first week of June.

To make a reservation, use the form below or call 352-273-2061.

Reserve Your Party Date Online!