Birthday Party Types

TypeDescriptionPriceLength of PartyNumber of guests
Basic PartyIncludes 1 hour in your own private birthday party room on the 2nd floor of the Museum. Guests will also enjoy a Museum full of fun during public hours on the weekends. Provide your own food, supplies, and decorations. For a quieter Museum, consider booking your party on a weekday! Price includes admission for 15 guests (includes adults) $5 extra per additional guest with a max of 25.
Members: $75.00
Non-Members: $100.00
Party lasts for 1 hourIncludes 15 guests ($5.00 extra per additional guest) with a max of 25
Private PartyGuests at private birthday parties enjoy exclusive use of the entire Museum. Provide your own food, supplies and decorations. Includes your choice of Science Magic Show or Critter Show put on by Orpheum staff. Price includes admission for 25 guests (includes adults) $5 extra per additional guest with a max of 35. Private parties are available Tuesday through Friday from 5-7 p.m. and weekends 8:30-10:30 a.m., 11-1 p.m., or 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Members: $125.00
Non-Members: $160.00
Party lasts for 2 hoursIncludes 25 guests ($5.00 extra per additional guest) with a max of 35
Private Themed PartyUnique party themes are available to add sparkle to your special event. Orpheum party experts lead a game and craft that last approximately 30 minutes. Guests enjoy exclusive use of the entire Museum. Price includes admission for 25 guests (including adults) $5 extra per additional guest with a max of 35. Provide your own food, supplies, and decorations.Private parties are available Tuesday through Friday from 5-7 p.m. and weekends 8:30-10:30 a.m., 11-1 p.m., or 5:30-7:30 p.m. Add a Critter or Science Magic Show for only $10.
Members: $155.00
Non-Members: $200.00
Party lasts for 2 hoursIncludes 25 guests ($5.00 extra per additional guest) with a max of 35

Birthday Party Themes

TypeDescription
Pirate PartyAhoy matey! Join your fellow Buccaneers in some swashbuckling fun. Pirates create swords and eye patches; and then use a treasure map to find the booty that Captain Orphy has buried somewhere in the Museum.
Princess PartyIt’s a regal event where party guests can create crowns or shields. During this party the royal treasure has been stolen and scattered throughout the land. It's up to the royal guests to find and return the King's treasure.
Spy PartyTrain to become a special agent during this birthday party. Guests will have to complete various tests. If you choose to accept this mission you will be rewarded with an official Secret Agent badge.
Art PartyCreate your own masterpiece to take home. Afterwards, an art treasure hunt ensues. Objects from famous paintings are hidden throughout the museum and guests can become part of the masterpiece when returning the paintings' missing objects!
Harry Potter Wizard PartyMuggles, witches and wizards are invited! Create spells and magical potions just like the beloved characters from Hogwarts. Wizards create their own special wands and search for magical creatures on a scavenger hunt throughout the Museum.
Dinosaur PartyBecome a paleontologist and get your dino hunter hat and binoculars ready to find hidden dinosaur eggs in the Museum! Party guests will also enjoy creating their own fossils to take home.