Plan A Party

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! Full payment is required when booking.

 

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Birthday celebrations at Discovery Center are a piece of cake! The party fun starts in a special celebration room, and continues with exploration of the entire Museum! Reservations are required along with full payment (50% of your payment is considered a non-refundable deposit if you need to cancel).  Party times fill up quickly, so please call at least six weeks in advance of your party date.

 

Ready to plan a birthday party?

 

Click below to fill out a birthday inquiry form and a Discovery Center staff member will get back to you as soon as possible.

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 Please note that filling out an inquiry does not reserve your party time or date, you must pay the entire party cost to fully reserve your preferred date and time.

 


 

DISCOVERY PARTY

Cost: $150.00 for members; $175.00 for non-members – Cost includes up to 16 children.

Includes the following:

  • Use of the Little Room for one hour
  • Unlimited time to explore the museum after your party
  • A free Discovery Center t-shirt for the birthday child

 

Saturday Times: 10:30 am, 1:00 pm or 3:00 pm
Sunday Times: 1:00 pm or 3:00 pm

Recommended for all ages.

 


 

ADVENTURE PARTY

Cost: $200/members; $230/non-members unless otherwise stated – Cost includes up to 20 children.

Includes the following:

  • Use of the Adventure Room for 45 minutes plus thirty additional minutes of guided activities relating to the themes below
  • One pitcher of lemonade
  • Free Discovery Center t-shirt for the birthday child
  • Plastic cups, plates, napkins, and utensils for the attending children (blue/green plates generic)
  • Unlimited time to explore the museum after your party

 

Saturday Times: 10:00 am, 12:30 pm or 2:30 pm
Sunday Times: 2:00 pm

Adventure Parties are recommended for ages 3+.

 

ADVENTURE PARTY THEMES:

Animal Safari

It’s an animal adventure! Put on a safari hat and meet our animals. Birthday child may choose up to 5 Discovery Center animals for a special animal show. Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute animal show.

 

Birthday Blast-Off

Have an out of this world party at Discovery Center! Launch space rockets, and make alien slime. Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute slime and rocket activity.

 

Dino-mite Party

Have a roaring good time at our pre-historic party! Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute activity including a trip into the wetlands to see what creatures you can see and catch and a brief animal show.

 

Planes, Trains & Automobiles

All aboard! Calling all pilots, train engineers, and race car drivers! Decorate and race your own take-home wooden car and explore our upstairs trains, planes, and automobiles. Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute activity.

 

Princess & Pirates

Ahoy there, Matey! Come dressed up as a pirate or a princess for this bash! Pirate hats, eye patches, boas and tiaras will be available to borrow. Go on a treasure hunt and dig for buried treasure! Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute activity.

 

Tea Party

It’s Tea Time at Discovery Center! Young ladies (and gentlemen) can come dressed up in their finest! We have boas and hats to borrow as party goers make their own bracelets. Party includes 45 minutes in the party room, plus 30 minute activity.

 


SIGNATURE ADVENTURE PARTY

Cost: $325/members; $475/non-members 

Enjoy private uninterrupted play and the museum to yourself! Choose an Adventure Party Theme, listed above, for your signature event. Party includes 30 children.

Friday Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Saturday Time: 5:30-8:30 pm

 


Ready to plan a birthday party?

  • Let us help you find which party package would work best for you. Call us at (615) 890-2300

FACILITY RENTAL


Your next event or meeting will be lively and creative when playtime is part of the agenda. Rental includes two staff members, use of the party room, admission for all your guests, and all the things that make the Discovery Center a special place to have a party! Rental times are Sunday thru Saturday beginning at 5:30 pm. Special arrangements may be made upon request.

Full Museum Rental: $200 per hour – 3 hour minimum

Room Rentals:

Our Adventure Room and Little Room are available for rental on weekdays when not in use for birthdays or programs. Room rentals are during museum hours if they are available. Rental fee does not include any staff or admission for guests.

 

Ready to plan a museum Rental?

  • Let us help you find which party package would work best for you. Call us at (615) 890-2300 ext. 246!