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 through 12. Help us customize a birthday experience just for you.

Standard Birthday Party

Members $200; non-Members $225

  • Day of party admission to the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science, and 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

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.
Add-Ons

Party add-ons may be purchased at least two weeks prior to your party.

  • Extra Guests, $10 per person up to 10 additional guests
  • Themed Programming: half hour of guided educational activities and demonstrations led by our birthdays staff: $50 for Members, $75 for non-Members
    • Animal Party
    • Royal Tea Party
    • Dinosaur Party
    • Messy Science Party
    • Dance Party
    • Witches and Wizards Party
    • Lego Party
    • Train Party
  • Food:
    • Custom Cake from Servatii $65
    • Wrapper Platters: $185 for 15 people, $300 for 25 people
    • Fruit tray for 25 people: $130
    • Cookie tray for 25 people: $100
    • Chips for 25 people: $75
Whole Shebang Package

Members $600; non-Members $650

  • Admission to the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science, and Cincinnati History Museum for up to 25 guests
  • Use of party room for 1.5 hours
  • 5 parking vouchers
  • 2 Museum staff members
  • Servatii Cake
  • Themed Program (Select from add-ons list above)
  • Wrapper and chips for 25

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.
Exclusive Birthday Parties

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 & Science or Cincinnati History Museum.

Exclusive Birthday Party

Members: $700; non-Members: $750

  • Exclusive access to either the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science or 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.
  • 2 Museum staff members
  • 5 parking vouchers

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

Extra Guests: $10 per person up to 50 additional guests

Extra Time: $50 per additional half hour to 9 p.m.

Overnights Birthdays

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