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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
(207)262-7200
We require a nonrefundable $25 deposit to reserve your room time.


Party Packages
 
The Birthday Bash
$100 for Museum Members
$120 for Non-Members
Up to 15 children
$7.50 for each additional child
Ages 1-15 years are considered children.

Includes:
  • Admission/All day play for the birthday child
  • Admission/All day play for 15 guests (1-15 years)
  • All supervising adults admitted FREE (16+ years)
  • *A t-shirt for birthday child
  • 1 hour in the Birthday Party room
Party hosts welcome to:
Supply their own or add a cake
Bring paper products and decorations
Order food to be delivered
Add $2.50, $3.50, or $5 each party favor bags for each child
(Please order upon booking your party.)
 
 
The Birthday Extravaganza
$175 for Museum Members
$195 for Non-Members
Up to 15 children
$12.50 for each additional child
Ages 1-15 years are considered children.

Includes:

  • All the benefits of a Bash package
  • PLUS...
  • Birthday cake and juice
  • Paper products (plates, napkins & utensils)
  • Party favor bags (value: $2.50/bag) for each child attending the party
Party hosts are welcome to:
Bring additional decorations/food
Order food to be delivered
Upgrade party favor bags to $3.50 or $5


After Hours Parties
$300 for members
 $350 for non-members
 
Includes:
  • *A t-shirt for birthday child
  • 2 hours of private play in the museum
Party hosts welcome to:
Supply their own/add cake
Bring paper products and decorations
Order food to be delivered
Add $2.50, $3.50, or $5 each party favor bags


 
 For more information regarding After Hours parties please call or email Autumn
(207)262-7200 or aallen@mainediscoveymuseum.org


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DEPOSIT
A $25 nonrefundable deposit is required to secure the party date and time.
 
PAYMENT
Full payment is due the day of your party and it is based on the number of attending guests.
 
The party packages include admission for 15 children and all adult chaperons. Additional children are welcome to attend;admission is $7.50 per child for our Birthday Bash party and $12.50 per child for our Birthday Extravaganza Party.
 
We ask that you agree to the terms in our birthday contract. Please check out with the front desk at the end of your party.
 
CANCELATION & REFUNDS
If you have to cancel on a very short notice due to unforeseeable circumstances like the birthday child getting sick or
unsafe weather conditions we will work with you to find a solution.
 
If the party has to be canceled we kindly ask for two weeks’ notice.
 
If you need to reschedule and allow us two weeks’ notice we will transfer the nonrefundable deposit.
 

Add-on Adventures & 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
$2.50
$3.50
$5.00

Maine Discovery Museum T-shirts
$12.00

Additional time!
Add time to your Birthday Bash, Birthday Extravaganza or After Hours Party for $100 per hour.
Adding time is subject to availability


Birthday Cake
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. 




























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


 Please contact Cake Concoctions directly for theme cakes and special orders.
 
                  

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
     Sunday
  • 12:45-1:45
  • 2:00-3:00
  • 3:15-4:15
 
NOTE:
If you are planning a Sunday afternoon party, our My Day to Play events happen two Sundays per month. MDM closes at 4PM on My Day to Play Sundays. Please check our Calendar of Events or ask our staff about My Day to Play Sundays.

 


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

74 Main Street
Bangor, ME 04401
(207)262-7200
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
aallen@mainediscoverymuseum.org
Membership-Brochure-2016.pdf
Birthday-Brochure-2016.pdf
Birthday-Party-Guest-List-2016.pdf
 

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!