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Birthday Parties

Celebrate your kiddo's birthday at the Maine Discovery Museum!

Invite your friends and family and celebrate your child's birthday in style at Maine's largest children's museum. You and your guests have an hour in our party room and all day to enjoy the museum!

Birthday Party time slots are available Tuesday through Sunday and we offer a variety of add-ons to make your party unique.

To register for a party, please call or visit the museum.
Tuesday - Friday 10am - 4pm

74 Main Street
Bangor, ME 04401
We require a nonrefundable $25 deposit to reserve your room time.

Party Packages

Birthday Bash
$100 Museum Members*
$120 Non-Members*
     *up to 10 children (including the birthday child), $9 for each additional
      child (ages 1-17).  
Party room can hold up to 30 people, seating for 16.

        Party Includes:
        All supervising adults admitted FREE
        T-shirt for birthday child
        1 hour in the Birthday Party room
        All day playtime in the Museum
        Party Hosts Are Welcome To:
        Supply their own cake
        Bring paper products and decorations
        Order food to be delivered
        Add $2.50, $3.50, or $5 each,
Discovery Bags.
            (Please place your order when you book your party.)

Birthday Extravaganza
$150 Museum Members*
$170 Non-Members*
     *up to 10 children (including the birthday child), $12 for each additional
      child (ages 1-17).  Party room can hold up to 30 people, seating for 16.

        Party Includes:
        All the benefits of the Bash package PLUS...
        Birthday cake (cakes are made by Cake Concoctions) and juice boxes
        Paper products (plates, napkins, utensils, table covering and crayons)
        Party favor bags (value: $2.50/bag) for each child attending the party
        Party Hosts Are Welcome To:
        Bring food
        Order food to be delivered
        Upgrade party favor bags to $3.50 or $5
(Please upgrade when you book your party.)

Please Note: There must be one adult present for every five children.  Our party room can accommodate up to 30 people (with seating for up to 16).  For larger parties, or to inquire about after hours party options please call us at 207.262.7200.


Add-on Activities & Goodies
$15 - Spin Art!
Use paint and a fan to create a crazy masterpiece! (Recommended for ages 4+) Or...

$15 - Animal Headdresses
Be a lion! A tiger! A bear! Create an animal headdress that fits your personality. Or...

$15 - Wearable Treasures
Make something that will dazzle your friends.

Discovery Gift Bags

Maine Discovery Museum T-shirts

Birthday Cake, Ice Cream & Juice
Have Your Cake & Eat it Too!
Our cakes are made locally, fresh and to order. We have gluten, nut and dairy free options. These cakes are a sure crowd pleaser; plus they are delivered to the museum so you'll have one less thing to worry about. 
$17 Options
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes (1-Dozen)

$20 Options

Cake (1-10” Round Double Layer)         
Cupcakes (2-Dozen)
Cake Pops (2-Dozen Pops)

$35 Options

Theme Cake

Receive 10% off purchases greater then the standard $35 theme cake. Please contact Cake Concoctions directly for larger orders.

We All Scream for Ice Cream!   
Check out our friends at Wild Cow Creamery for all your ice cream needs.  This all-natural ice cream is made with simple ingredients and loaded with flavor. Wild cow creamery is kid tested and parent approve!                  

                   Flavor Options Include

                     Old-Fashioned Vanilla                   Peach
Butter Pecan
                     Summer Strawberry                      Blackberry Swirl
                     Lemon Heaven                                Peppermint
                     Chocolate Walnut Brownie            Blueberry Grape-Nut
                     Cherry Chocolate Almond             Peach Compote
                     Orange Cranberry Walnut            Chocolate Toffee Crunch
                     Wild Blueberry                                Zesty Orange
                     Limey-Joe!                                       Grape-Nut 
                     Banana Chocolate Walnut              Mint Chocolate Chip

Visit Wild Cow Creamery's facebook page or their twitter feed for a current flavors. Flavor can be made to order with advance notice. Please contact Wild Cow Creamery for more information, / (207) 200-7047.

Drink Juice & Be Merry!
Our friendly neighbors at the Juice cellar are ready to help make
your kiddos party delicious & nutritious. The Juice Cellar's
beverages, fresh salads and healthy snacks will help keep your party
going strong all day long. Your guests tummies are not the only thing that will benefit from the Juice Cellars tasty treats; 5% of sales made from the Discovery menu are donated to the Maine Discovery Museum's annual fund.     

Please visit for more information.

Please remember to mention your MDM party when ordering treats from our friends!

Party Room Times

Museum Hours

     Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
     Sunday                    12pm - 5pm
     Monday                    Closed (except for school holidays)

Party Room Schedule

     Tuesday - Saturday                    
  • 10:15-11:15                             
  • 11:30-12:30                                 
  • 12:45-1:45
  • 2:00-3:00
  • 3:15-4:15
  • 12:45-1:45
  • 2:00-3:00
  • 3:15-4:15

To register for a party, please call or visit the museum.
Tuesday - Friday 10am - 4pm

74 Main Street
Bangor, ME 04401
We require a $25 deposit to reserve your room time.

To Request a date & time, please complete a Birthday Party Request Form.

Birthday Party Request Form 

Please note, this is not a registration form. Confirming an on line Birthday Party Request Form may take 7-10 business days. Please do not send invitations until your request has been confirmed by a MDM staff member.

You can also start the process with an email to:

Autumn Allen
Director of Museum Services


The Maine Discovery Museum is loaded with kids' activities! Looking for things to do with children? The Maine Discovery Museum is a great place to find things to do with kids of all ages!