Birthdays

Celebrate your child’s birthday at the Family Museum! We offer a fun, family-friendly environment for kid parties!


To book your party, either stop by the Family Museum in person or call (563) 344-4106. Payment of deposit can be made over the phone. Our weekends fill up fast, so reserve your day early!

Birthday Bash

  • 1 ½ hours of exclusive use of our party room (maximum capacity: 35 people).
  • All-day Museum admission for party guests
  • Cost: $200 for up to 12 children. Each additional child is $10, maximum 25 children (party guests may NOT use their Family Museum membership for party admission). A $25 COVID cleaning fee will be added to all party bookings.
  • One adult is required for every 5 children (these adults are free, but additional adults are $3 each; Family Museum membership will NOT be accepted for these adults).
  • You are welcome to bring food.
  • Family Museum members receive 10% off the entire party cost!

Big Birthday Party

  • 4 hours of exclusive use of our party room (maximum capacity: 35 people).
  • All-day Museum admission for party guests.
  • Cost: $350 for up to 20 children. Each additional child is $10, maximum 25 children (party guests may NOT use their Family Museum membership for party admission). A $25 COVID cleaning fee will be added to all party bookings.
  • One adult is required for every 5 children (these adults are free, but additional adults are $3 each; Family Museum membership will NOT be accepted for these adults)
  • You are welcome to bring food.
  • Family Museum members receive 10% off the entire party cost!

Weekday Parties

Enjoy all features of our Birthday Bash and our Big Birthday Party, but on a weekday! You will receive all that is listed above. Birthday Bash base price is $125 and Big Birthday Party base price is $200. You can book Weekday Parties for Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays at whatever time is convenient for you. Call us at (563) 344-4106 to start planning!

Booking a Party

  • Times: Saturdays: 10:00 am, 12:30 pm, or 3:00 pm. Weekday Parties: Mondays-Thursdays at whatever time works for you!
  • Reservations are confirmed with a $50 non-refundable deposit.
  • To book your party, either stop by the Family Museum in person or call (563) 344-4106. Payment of deposit can be made over the phone. Our weekends fill up fast, so reserve your day early!

A Few Things to Note:

  • Arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to the beginning of your party
  • One adult is required for every 5 children. Additional adults are $3 each
  • With the exception of birthday candles, we have a no-flame policy
  • Guests to the birthday party may not use their Family Museum membership towards birthday party admission
  • Family Museum members receive 10% off their total party package; no other discounts apply
  • Maximum capacity for the party room is 35 people

This place is the coolest!! (Smiley face with star)Ali, age 7

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