Birthday Parties

Treat your little one to a themed birthday experience they’ll remember forever! Enjoy up to two hours of time in our party space, admission to the Museum, and best of all, the chance for your entire birthday bunch to interact with MPM! Experience real butterflies on a stroll through our indoor butterfly garden, discover the world of dinosaurs, or take a trip back in time to Ancient Egypt.

You’ll love how easy we make party planning. The birthday child will love their extra-special birthday gift and you'll have the option to purchase themed gift bags for the children. 

Cost: $200; $150 Members ($50 non-refundable deposit required to hold date and time)
Group size: Up to 15 guests, $10 per additional guest (one adult required for every six children)
Age range: Recommended for kids ages 5-10
Registration: Please register at least four weeks in advance by filling out the Birthday Party Request Form


What’s Included?

  • Access to the permanent exhibits of the Museum
  • Two hours of party space rental
  • Museum-themed photo cutouts
  • Special gift for the birthday child
  • Choice of self-guided craft activity 
  • Party clean-up crew
  • Invitations and thank yous

What Can I Bring?

  • Dessert from licensed bakery
  • Disposable place settings (plates, napkins, and utensils are not provided)
  • Speciality decorations (no glitter, confetti, open flames, hanging decor, or un-weighted helium balloons allowed) 

Birthday Party Add-Ons

  • Add an MPM gift bag for each youth for $6 per child. Gift bags include a combination of butterfly, dinosaur, and ancient civilization-themed gifts. 
  • Add a giant screen or 3D film to your birthday party for just $6 per adult, $5 per youth. See our current line-up of shows to find the perfect theater experience to complement your party. 
  • Add a cafe voucher to enjoy lunch in the Museum Cafe for $7 each. Voucher includes guest choice of grilled cheese, hot dog, or pizza slice served with a bag of chips and fountain drink or milk.

Additional Questions? Read through our Frequently Asked Questions or call 414-278-2728 to speak to a Customer Service Representative.