Looking for a place to have your company party, end-of-year celebration, or an unforgettable birthday party for your child and their friends? Uncover the possibilities at Discovery Center!
Please note the special procedures for COVID-19.
If you’ve booked a birthday party with us before, this experience will feel different due to COVID-19 precautions. We are committed to your safety during this time. Full payment is required to make a reservation. When life happens and you need to make a change in your plans, reschedule your party at any time at no additional cost!
Saturdays at 9:15 AM, 11:15 AM & 1:15 PM
Sundays at 11:15 AM & 1:15 PM
We’re now offering limited capacity birthday parties on Saturdays while the museum is open to the public for general admission!
- Cost: $175, $25 discount for members
- 2 hours 15 minutes of party room access plus museum admission for a total of 20 guests during open hours
- Discovery Center staff will check in your party & provide a brief orientation on social distancing and guidelines for safe play.
- All adult party-goers must assist in the supervision, social distancing practices, and safety of their children while in the museum or outdoors.
- Your choice of our indoor Adventure Room OR reserved tables on our outdoor patio to enjoy cake & presents.
Choose from one of the available themes & activities for your guests!
Wetland Wonders with your choice of one of the following activities:
- Walk the Murfree Spring Wetlands and identify local flora & fauna
- Wade in the water with boots & explore underwater with scopes
- Use a net to catch & release wetland creatures
Creature Feature with your choice of one of the following activities:
- Animal Encounter: Meet up to 5 of Discovery Center’s resident creatures
- Safari Scavenger Hunt OR create your own Animal Masks
Wakanda Superheroes with your choice of one of the following activities:
- Comic Book Art
- Wakanda Magnet Trains
- Vibranium Gear Craft
Frozen Fun with your choice of one of the following activities:
- Liquid Nitrogen
- Insta-Snow Powder
Build & Craft with your choice of one of the following activities:
- Sphero Robot Coding
Adventure Party Policies:
- Discovery Center reserves the right to close any activity or exhibit for the health and safety of guests.
- Discovery Center rentals require a “Leave No Trace” policy.
Reservations are required along with full payment.
Please email our Scheduling Coordinator with any questions or call (615) 890-2300 if you need to book your party over the phone.
Rentals & Private Parties
We are currently restructuring our rental policies and procedures. We will begin taking reservations again October 1.