Birthday Parties: Discovery Museum
If your child loves to explore, experiment, and play, a birthday party at the Discovery Museum is the perfect way to mark the occasion.
Party guests can explore the museum as well as Discovery Woods, our outdoor and fully-accessible nature playscape and 550-square foot treehouse! Discovery Woods is open year-round.
Make your child’s party an unforgettable event!
- 2 hours and 15 minutes to explore the Museum and Discovery Woods for up to 30 people (a maximum of 18 children; larger groups should consider a private rental)
- 45 minutes in our party room
- A Party Assistant to assist you in the party room
- “Draw on me” table covers and crayons
- Download and print your invitation
Extend Your Time and Add a Party Activity
- Spend an additional 30 minutes in the Party Room
- (Optional) Add an age-appropriate Party Activity, organized by your Party Assistant
- Weekend Party: $350 (nonmembers)/$280 members
- Weekday Afternoon Party: $240 (members and nonmembers)
Party activities and themes vary by age. Click here to see theme options.
- Add an additional activity to your party for $60 (nonmembers)/$48 (members)
- Spend an additional 30 minutes in the party room.
- Museum staff will run the project.
- Museum members receive a 20% discount off activities!
Let us supply your gift bags! Send your guests home with one of our five themed gift bags or create your own from merchandise available at the Discovery Store.
- Pre-packaged gift bags are priced $4 or $6
- Order two weeks prior to your party to ensure availability
- Museum members receive a 10% discount on all store purchases.
- Click here to see Gift Bag Themes
Need more information? Ready to book?
Fill out our Party or Rental Booking Request form and our scheduling manager will contact you to set up a date for your party.
177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, MA 978.264.4200