Personal Play Dates

Take Over the Whole Museum

Have you ever dreamed of having the Museum to yourself? Now you can!

Reserve your private 2-hour play session. Contact Reservations at (360) 956-0818 ext. 103.

Book a Private Party After Hours or Personal Play Date

Everything included in the daytime party package and enjoy private use of the Museum with up to 50 children and 50 adults.

  • 1.5 hours in party space (indoor or outdoor)
  • Play in the museum galleries
  • Unique gift bag for the birthday child
  • VIP parking and entrance for the host family
  • Digital template for birthday invitations
  • 15 minutes of setup time prior to the party

You Provide

  • Cake or cupcakes
  • Party food if desired
  • Disposable paper products

Add More Fun

  • Curiosity Kit activity: $7.95 per kit
  • Disposable cutlery, plates, & napkins: $25 for up to 25 place settings


  • Members ($595), Non-Members ($645)
  • Additional 1/2 hour $80
  • Additional hour $160

Deposit and Cancelation Policy

A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to reserve your party. The balance is due at least 10 days prior to your party date.

Parties may be rescheduled at no extra cost with at least 72 hours notice depending on availability.

If you need to cancel, any amount paid over the non-refundable deposit will be refunded when you cancel at least 72 hours prior to the event date. Refunds are not permitted for cancelations of less than 72 hours. Exceptions to the 72-hour notice requirement may be considered for a COVID-related emergency.

Credit Card Payment
We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.

Birthday Party in the Outdoor Discovery Center

Want a smaller group option?

Check out our party options.
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