We’re your place for birthday parties!

It’s your special day so celebrate your way at the Cincinnati Museum Center. We recommend our parties for children ages 1 – 12. Help us customize a birthday experience just for you!

Named one of the best in Cincinnati by the Cincinnati Enquirer! (May 2019)

Standard Birthday Party

$200 for Members; $250 for Non-Members

All Standard Parties Include:
  • Day of admission to the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History and Science, and the Cincinnati History Museum for up to 25 guests.
  • Free parking for party family (1 parking voucher)
  • 1 Museum staff member
  • Use of party room for 1.5 hours
Standard Party Times

Saturdays and Sundays:

  • 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Party Add-Ons

Theme Add-On: $50 for Members; $75 for Non-Members

  • All theme add-ons include a half-hour of guided educational programming and demonstrations, and 1 additional museum staff member
    • Stellar Space Party – NEW!
    • Super Science Party
    • Awesome Animals Party
    • Dynamic Dinosaurs Party
    • Dazzling Dance Party
    • Witches and Wizards Party
Food Add-Ons – NEW!
  • Custom Servatii Birthday Cake: $65
  • Sheet Tray Cheese Pizza: $47.00
    • Feeds up to 15 People
  • Sheet Tray Pepperoni Pizza: $49.00
    • Feeds up to 15 People
  • Vegetable Cups: $5 per cup (Minimum of 10)
    • Assorted Vegetables and Ranch Dip
  • Fruit Cups: $5 per cup (Minimum of 10)
    • Assorted Seasonal Fruit
  • Munchable Cups: $5 per cup (Minimum of 10)
    • Cubed Cheddar, Swiss and Pepper Jack Cheese; and Pepperoni
  • Potato Chips with French Onion Dip: $33.00
    • Feeds up to 10 People
  • Chicken Tenders and Tater Tots: $11.00 (Minimum of 10)
    • Honey Mustard and Ketchup
  • Sandwiches: $10.00 per Sandwich (Minimum of 10)
    • Turkey & Cheese
    • Ham & Swiss
    • Sun Butter & Jelly
  • Mac N ‘Cheese: $5.00 (Minimum of 10)
  • Chocolate Fudge Brownie Bite Cups: $3.00 per cup
  • House Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies: $2.00 per cookie
Extra Guests

$10 per person up to 10 additional guests (groups with more than 35 people should look at our exclusive party offerings)

Whole Shebang Package

$600 for Members; $650 for Non-Members

  • Party room for 1.5 hours
  • Theme add-on
  • Servatii Cake
  • 2 sheet pizzas (choose pepperoni or cheese; feeds 30)
  • 2 Museum staff members
  • 5 parking vouchers

All food and theme orders must be added at least two weeks prior to your birthday date.

Exclusive Birthday Parties

$700 for Members; $750 for Non-Members

Want to have the museums all to yourself? Exclusive birthday parties include after-hours access to one of our three museums for just you and your friends. Choose from the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History and Science, or Cincinnati History Museum.

Exclusive Parties Include:
  • Exclusive access to either the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, the Museum of Natural History and Science, or the Cincinnati History Museum for up to 50 guests, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Use of a party room from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • 4 Museum staff members
  • 5 parking voucher
Exclusive Party Times

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Exclusive Party Add-Ons
  • Extra Guests: $10 per person up to 50 additional guests (100 guests total)
  • Extra Time: $50 per additional half hour to 9:30 p.m.
  • Themes: Same as standard parties
  • Food: For exclusive birthday parties we are able to offer custom cake from Servatii, cookies, or fudge brownie bites from our standard add-on menu.

Groups who want to visit more than one museum, have over 100 guests, or who are looking for more extensive catering options, please reach out to our private events team at (513) 621-3326 to plan your event!

Overnights Birthdays

Want to spend even more time at the museum? We also offer private overnights programs!

We’re your place for birthday parties!

It’s your special day so celebrate your way at the Cincinnati Museum Center. We recommend our parties for children ages 1 – 12. Help us customize a birthday experience just for you!

Named one of the best in Cincinnati by the Cincinnati Enquirer! (May 2019)

Standard Birthday Party

$200 for Members; $250 for Non-Members

All Standard Parties Include:
  • Day of admission to the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History and Science, and the Cincinnati History Museum for up to 25 guests.
  • Free parking for party family (1 parking voucher)
  • 1 Museum staff member
  • Use of party room for 1.5 hours
Standard Party Times

Saturdays and Sundays:

  • 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Party Add-Ons

Theme Add-On: $50 for Members; $75 for Non-Members

  • All theme add-ons include a half-hour of guided educational programming and demonstrations, and 1 additional museum staff member
    • Stellar Space Party – NEW!
    • Super Science Party
    • Awesome Animals Party
    • Dynamic Dinosaurs Party
    • Dazzling Dance Party
    • Witches and Wizards Party
Food Add-Ons – NEW!
  • Custom Servatii Birthday Cake: $65
  • Vegetable Tray: $8.00 per person
    • Baby Carrots, Celery Sticks, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Cherry Tomatoes and Ranch Dip
  • Fruit Tray: $8.00 per person
    • Cantaloupe, Honeydew, Watermelon Wedges, Seasonal Berries and Vanilla Yogurt Dip
  • Munchable Tray: $8.00 per person
    • Cubed Cheddar Cheese, Swiss Cheese, Pepper Jack Cheese, Pepperoni and Crackers
  • Pretzel Bites with Queso Dip: $8.00 per person
  • Potato Chips with French Onion Dip: $8.00 per person
  • Sheet Tray Cheese Pizza: $47.00
    • Feeds up to 15 People
  • Sheet Tray Pepperoni Pizza: $49.00
    • Feeds up to 15 People
  • Sandwich Platter: $10.00 per person
    • Italian Hoagie with Ham, Pepperoni, Provolone, Lettuce and Tomatoes
    • Turkey Club with Turkey, Bacon, Lettuce, Tomatoes and Garlic Aioli
  • Chocolate Fudge Brownie Bite Cups: $3.00 per cup
  • House Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies: $2.00 per cookie
Extra Guests

$10 per person up to 10 additional guests (groups with more than 35 people should look at our exclusive party offerings)

Whole Shebang Package

$600 for Members; $650 for Non-Members

  • Party room for 1.5 hours
  • Theme add-on
  • Servatii Cake
  • 2 sheet pizzas (choose pepperoni or cheese; feeds 30)
  • 2 Museum staff members
  • 5 parking vouchers

All food and theme orders must be added at least two weeks prior to your birthday date.

Exclusive Birthday Parties

$700 for Members; $750 for Non-Members

Want to have the museums all to yourself? Exclusive birthday parties include after-hours access to one of our three museums for just you and your friends. Choose from the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History and Science, or Cincinnati History Museum.

Exclusive Parties Include:
  • Exclusive access to either the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, the Museum of Natural History and Science, or the Cincinnati History Museum for up to 50 guests, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Use of a party room from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • 4 Museum staff members
  • 5 parking voucher
Exclusive Party Times

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Exclusive Party Add-Ons
  • Extra Guests: $10 per person up to 50 additional guests (100 guests total)
  • Extra Time: $50 per additional half hour to 9:30 p.m.
  • Themes: Same as standard parties
  • Food: For exclusive birthday parties we are able to offer custom cake from Servatii, cookies, or fudge brownie bites from our standard add-on menu.

Groups who want to visit more than one museum, have over 100 guests, or who are looking for more extensive catering options, please reach out to our private events team at (513) 621-3326 to plan your event!

Overnights Birthdays

Want to spend even more time at the museum? We also offer private overnights programs!