Birthdays!

Great Explorations Children’s Museum is the perfect place to celebrate your little one’s birthday! We offer a variety of options to customize your party into a day your child won’t forget!

Basic Birthday Party Package

Basic Birthday Package – Party Times

Saturday Party Times:
10:30-12:00 | 12:30-2:00 | 2:30-4:00
Sunday Party Times:
12:30-2:00 | 2:30-4:00

Basic Birthday Party Package Includes:

$250 for Member | $300 for Non-member
A designated host will provide you with any assistance that you may need to ensure you and your guests have an amazing party!
All-Day Admission for 30 guests*
(*total number of adults  & children)
Private party room rental for 90 minutes
6 seating tables with colored table cloths and each table includes 5 chairs.
Also includes: 2 food tables with a colored table cloth, a small presents table, and downloadable birthday invitations.
Your birthday party room will be ready at the time of your reservation, and you plus 30 of your guests have open play admission for the entire day. The party room is available for additional decor and set up 15 minutes prior to the party start time, and there is no guarantee that the room will be available before then. Our team is here to assist you with the setup and breakdown of your party. If you choose to do additional decorations, we encourage you to keep those at a minimum so you are able to maximize your time enjoying the party and all of the special moments happening on the gallery floor.
Our birthday party room is only equipped to hold a maximum of 36 people. Up to 30 of your guests are allowed into the museum for free (this includes you and the birthday kid), each additional guest above the count is $8 per person.

Private Birthday Party Package

Private Birthday Party Package Includes:

$450 for Members | $500 for Non-members | Sundays ONLY 10am–12pm
The private birthday package is only avaliable on Sundays from 10am–12pm while the muesum is closed the the general public. After your private party, you and your guests are welcome to enjoy Great Explorations for the entire day (12pm–4pm). A designated host will provide you with any assistance that you may need to ensure you and your guests have an amazing party!
All-Day Admission for 30 guests*
(*total number of adults  & children)
Private party room rental for 2 hours.
6 seating tables with colored table cloths and each table includes 5 chairs.
Also includes: 2 food tables with a colored table cloth, a small presents table, and downloadable birthday invitations.
1 Interactive Show
2 hours of private museum time before Great Explorations opens up to the public. (10am–12pm)
Your birthday party room will be ready at the time of your reservation, and you plus 30 of your guests have open play admission for the entire day. The party room is available for additional decor and set up 15 minutes prior to the party start time, and there is no guarantee that the room will be available before then. Our team is here to assist you with the setup and breakdown of your party. If you choose to do additional decorations, we encourage you to keep those at a minimum so you are able to maximize your time enjoying the party and all of the special moments happening on the gallery floor. Our birthday party room is only equipped to hold a maximum of 36 people. Up to 30 of your guests are allowed into the museum for free (this includes you and the birthday kid), each additional guest above the count is $8 per person.
A deposit is required at time of reservation. Deposits are 100% refundable if the party is canceled within 2 weeks of the reservation date, otherwise you will be charged a $75 cancellation fee. Please note that you can reschedule your party anytime at no charge.
Great Exploations has a very strict NO drop-off policy. If a parent cannot stay to supervise their children for the duration of the party, their children will also not be able to stay. This rule is in place to safeguard the children and relieve any liability on the part of the birthday host. Your party could be terminated if the birthday host violates our drop-off policy.
To speak with our birthday booking coordinator, please call 727-821-8992 ext. 236 or email us at birthdays@greatex.org.
Extras:
• $8.00 = per extra guest
Birthday FAQ
Check available dates? Need more information?
Contact birthdays@greatex.org or call (727) 821-8992.