Birthday Parties

Looking for a unique venue to host a birthday party? The museum gives you the chance to have a Dino-mite celebration! Guests can enjoy free admission to the exhibits (up to room capacity), and a 10% discount at our amazing gift shop.

Details

A $25 non-refundable deposit to secure the party space is required at the time of the party reservation. Reservations must be made three weeks in advance and based on room availability. The balance is due the day of the party. The museum accepts cash, checks, and credit cards.

Your Birthday Party Rental Includes...

A party room for two hours, complimentary admission to view the exhibits, and a 10% gift shop discount. You provide all activities, decorations, cake, plates, utensils, etc. If you need more time for your party, an additional fee of $25 is charged for every 30 minutes.

Fee: $100 for member, $125 for non-members. For up to room capacity only (see below).

  • Moore Classroom (981 sf, 32 participants)
  • Charity League Classroom (712 sf, 24 participants)
  • Distance Learning Classroom  (909 sf, 20 participants)
  • Moore & Charity League combined (50 participants) The fee for this combination is $175.

Click to download the Birthday Parties Agreement Form. For more information, please call 276-403-8501 or email discover@vmnh.virginia.gov.

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Please Visit Us Soon

Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Sunday - Monday: Closed

Admission:

$10 for ages 18-59
$5 for ages 3-17, seniors 60+, and college students
FREE for children under 3, museum members, and members of ASTC participating institutions

My 4 year old son loves going to the museum. The exhibits are educational, interactive and kid-friendly.

Beth D.

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