Let the fun begin

Looking for the perfect party spot?

Look no further! Book your child’s next birthday celebration at CMEC and let us do the work while you take the credit. Best of all, in a huge space packed with interactive, hands-on exhibits, kids will have plenty of space to run around and burn off excess energy. Throw an epic party without the epic hassle. Kid-tested. Grown-up approved.



Basic Party Package
$125/Museum Members or $150/Non-Members

  • All Day Admission for up to 18 Guests (children and/or adults)*
  • Personalizable Invites to send to potential party guests
  • 2 Hours in your decorated Private Party Room that includes tables, chairs, counter space, plug-in outlets, sink and refrigerator
  • Birthday Decorations and Celebration Backdrop**
  • Table covers, plates, cups, napkins and plasticware
  • Birthday Parade throughout the Museum
  • Birthday Greetings over the Museum’s PA System
  • Personalized Sign posted at the Birthday Room
  • Complimentary Stuff-a-Friend Experience for the Birthday Child
  • Staff assistance with set-up and clean-up
  • No required vendors! Bring in your own food, cake, ice cream or snacks!

*Guests under 1 are FREE! Additionally, please note that CMEC memberships do not permit free attendance to a birthday party. Due to use of the private party room and staff resources, party guests with CMEC memberships will still be added to your final guest count. Thanks!

**If you like, you are welcome to provide your own themed tabletop decorations or props at least one day in advance. Our staff will use these to decorate your private party room. However, please note that we do not allow any decorations that need to be taped to walls or hung from the ceiling (e.g. pinatas). 



Customize your kid's party!

Want to make planning even easier? Customize your child's birthday party experience with the follwing add-ons! Add-ons MUST be booked at least ONE WEEK in advance.

Add an Additional 30 MINUTES in your Private Party Room |
$20

Need extra time? You've got it!

  • Begin your Saturday morning party at 10:30a
  • Extend your Saturday afternoon party to 4:30p
  • Extend your Sunday afternoon party to 3:30p

Add Additional GUESTS | $6/each
More people for the party? We've got you covered! After the 18 guests included in your party package, additional guests are just $6 per person, up to a maximum of 25. Please note that we require 1 adult chaperone for every 5 children. Adults are expected to supervise party guests at all times.

  • Extra Adults
  • Extra Children


Add a THEME | $15
Includes themed photo backdrop, props, color-coordinated table covers, plates, cups, napkins and themed party room decorations. Choose from:

  • Princess/Prince
  • Superhero 
  • Animal Kingdom/Dino Adventure


Add PIZZA + POP from Toppers | $12/each pizza (min 2); $3/each 2-liter bottle

Large 14” 1-topping pizza from Toppers. Choose from:

  • Cheese
  • Sausage
  • Pepperoni
  • 2-Liter Bottle of Sprite, Coke or Diet Coke


Add CAKE + CANDLES from ECDC | $25

Double-layer 8-inch cake from ECDC, candles included! Choose from:

  • Chocolate
  • Vanilla

Add FAVORS | Prices Below
Swag for everyone! Leave your party guests with the perfect parting gift. Choose from the following options:

  • $5/each | Favor Bag (includes Admit One pass, modeling clay, sticky hand, Toppers favor + Cinnastix, mini markers and CMEC notebook!) 
  • $6/each | Small Stuff-a-Friend Animal Experience 
  • $12/each | Large Stuff-a-Friend Animal Experience 
  • $5 or 10/each | Museum Shop Gift Card 

Ready to Book?

Birthday Parties are available on the following dates: 

  • Saturdays from 11a-1p
  • Saturdays from 2-4p
  • Sundays from 1-3p (during the school year)

Click the button below to see if your preferred date is available! 


NOTE: All payment is DUE IN FULL at the time of the booking. 

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