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 Saturdays fill up fast, so reserve your spot 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: $250 for 1.5 hours and up to 35 people
  • One adult is required for every 5 children
  • 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: $400 for 4 hours and up to 35 people
  • One adult is required for every 5 children 
  • You are welcome to bring food.
  • Family Museum members receive 10% off the entire party cost!

Weekday Parties (Monday-Thursday)

Enjoy all features of our Birthday Bash and our Big Birthday Party, but on a weekday! You will receive all that is listed above. Weekday Birthday Bash price is $175 and Weekday Big Birthday Party price is $275. Weekday Parties are held on 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 on Saturdays: 10:00 am, 12:30 pm, or 3:00 pm. Weekday Parties on Mondays-Thursdays are 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 Saturdays fill up fast, so reserve your spot 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

I just wanted to tell you that my grandchildren and I had a really nice day at the museum. I was impressed with all the different areas and interactive things for the kids to try.Mary

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