Birthday Parties for Children

Birthday Party Pricing & Information

Celebrating at MOSI is a present for them. And a present for you! Sit back and relax and allow our event specialists to take the reigns. Our turnkey packages include:

  • Party room for 90 minutes
  • Party host
  • Choice of party theme
  • Admission to the exhibit galleries for up to 30 people (includes everyone over the age of 2)
  • Decorations and paper goods
  • Ice cream  & drinks

Our highly-trained staff will take care of setup, clean up and everything in between.  Enhance your package with a delicious party tray that the kids will love. Have a dietary restriction? Or want something extra special? Our culinary team loves to make custom items that are just right for you. Let's get started! Contact one of our event specialist today!

Click here for the Birthday Party menu!

Party Themes

Choose from the following party themes. Each activity lasts approximately 30 minutes:

Builders Party (Ages 6+)Dino-mite Dinosaurs (Ages 1-7)Butterflies and Bugs(Ages 1-5)Slimy Science (Ages 5 +)Chemistry Craze Party (Ages 6+)Planetary Explorers (Ages 8+)Seeing Star Party* (Ages 6+)Minecraft Block-Buster Party* (Ages 8+)Walk the Ropes Birthday Challenge** (Ages 8+)

Builders Party (Ages 6+)
Can you build a bridge out of blocks? How tall can you and your friends build a tower before it falls? Build with Legos and marshmallows for a party filled with engineering fun! 

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Dino-mite Dinosaurs (Ages 1 - 7)
Explore what makes a fossil stand the test of time. See and feel different characteristics of teeth between a carnivore and an herbivore. Make a fossil cast of a dinosaur tooth to take home.

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Butterflies and Bugs (Ages 1 - 5)
Discover all kinds of fun and interesting facts about insects. Create your own butterfly or caterpillar to take home!

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

 

Slimy Science (Ages 5+)
Matter is all around us, but we like to specialize in the type that squishes and oozes all around. Make a gooey batch to take home.

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

 

Chemistry Craze Party (Ages 6+)
Can you blow up a balloon without putting it to your lips? Mix up a mess of fun at this party that uses ordinary chemicals found in your kitchen to stir up some gooey fun!

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

 

Planetary Explorers (Ages 8+)
Explore the world of space travel and see what makes rockets go. Then, rendezvous with a comet by making one with your friends.

Member: $275        Nonmember: $350

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Seeing Stars Party* (Ages 6+)

Member: $350                   Nonmember: $450

Enjoy a private show in our Saunders Planetarium with your party and get a closer look at the stars in the sky. See what the night sky looks like on your birthday, when you were born, and at future birthdays. Late afternoon and early evening hours available.

Explore the Saunders Planetarium

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Minecraft Block-Buster Party* (Ages 8+)

Member: $350                   Nonmember: $450

Bring your guests along for a Minecraft adventure full of laughs and fun. Compete in a Creeper seeker hunt and work together in a block-building challenge before playing in an exciting multi-player round of survival in the immersive world of Minecraft.

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Walk the Ropes Birthday Challenge** (Ages 8+) (Height Restrictions Apply)

 Member: $375                     Nonmember: $500

You and your friends will harness up to experience a thrilling birthday that's way up there!

This party includes a one-hour private party room plus one-hour on MOSI's Sky Trail ® Ropes Course for up to 30 guests.

Minimum participant height is 48" without a chaperone. Minimum weight of 60 lbs. and maximum weight limit of 300 lbs. Weather dependent. Liability waivers must be signed for all participants.

Call 813-987-6000 to book your child's birthday party.

Book Any of our Themed Activities for Your Child's Birthday and Just Relax and Have Fun!

Coin-iconMOSI Member Fee: $275 (includes party room for up to 30 people); $550 (includes party room for between 30 and 60 people).

Nonmember Fee: $350 (includes party room for up to 30 people); $700 (includes party room for between 30 and 60 people).

 

Party Extras
• Florida Hospital IMAX® DOME Theatre Film: $4.95 per person. Special engagement IMAX films require an additional fee.

• Party Bags: The Elements Gift Shop has pre-packaged party bags that you can purchase for your guests. Please let us know the age range of your guests so we can create a Grab Bag they'll love!  Grab Bags are $6.99 each (plus tax). Click here to view our party bags!

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Party Times: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m., and 4 p.m.

Birthday Party Guest Drop-Off Information:

Enter MOSI property through the brand new 50th Street entrance; follow the road through the Back Woods and past the guest parking lot to the guest drop-off area. Parents may temporarily park the car in the drop-off lane to escort their child to the party room located in Kids In Charge!

1473467506_27-phoneCall the MOSI Reservations Office at (813) 987-6000 at least two weeks prior to your party date to schedule your party.

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