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Birthday Parties

Have your kiddo's birthday bash at MDM!

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 activities to make your party unique.

Did you know...? Frequently asked questions about birthdays at MDM.

For more information, please call the Museum at 207.262.7200 Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.  To request a party date online, please fill out our form:

Birthday Party Request Form

PLEASE NOTE:  Your party will not be booked unless your requested date and time are available.  You will receive a confirmation packet from the Museum if your party has been booked.  If your time is not available, a staff member from the Museum will contact you.  If you ask us to provide a cake it will be made by Cake Concoctions.

Please do not send out invitations until you have spoken with a Museum staff member to confirm your party has been booked!

Step 1: Pick Your Party Type

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, party favor 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)
        Free DVD to record 2 songs in the Sound Studio
        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.

Step 2: Choose Your Activity!

$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.

Step 3: Book Your Party!

Birthday Party time-slots are available Tuesday through Sunday. To request your party time, please fill out our Birthday Party Request Form or call the Museum Monday-Friday, 10 am-4:30 pm: 207.262.7200. You can also start the process with an email to:

Birthday Party Request Form     

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!