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Amethyst specimen in the Hall of Minerals, Earth & Space
Fossil dig at birthday party
Food for birthday party

Choose from one of our party themes below.  We’ll match fun, age-appropriate activities to your child’s favorite subject. And don’t forget about the Deluxe Options you can add to any party! We can even provide your Goody Bags.


Best of the Peabody - NEW!!   

If you love everything at the Peabody Museum, we've added this party choice just for you!  Our “Best of the Peabody” birthday party explores dinosaurs, geology, and amazing nature dioramas!  We'll provide fun crafts and projects, treasure digs and guided exploration of the Museum's galleries.  We offer deluxe options to make it even more special!  End your celebration with refreshments in the Birthday Party Lab. BOOK THIS PARTY!


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Dinosaur Discovery 

If your child is crazy for dinosaurs, then this party is a great choice!  With the Great Hall closed for renovation, we have added tons of new specimens to bring this party to the next level!  Dinosaur Discovery includes a sand dig with real fossilized shark's teeth, and lots of exciting activities to please your budding paelontologist.  You can make it even more special with deluxe options.  End your celebration with refreshments in the Birthday Party Lab. BOOK THIS PARTY!


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Minerals Rock!

If your child loves geology, then this is their party!  Minerals Rock! includes a very special treasure dig featuring cool rocks and minerals, an introduction to rocks and minerals with specimens from the Museum's extensive education collections, and a scavenger hunt through the Hall of Minerals, Earth & Space including the eye popping minerals and gems in David Friend Hall.  Finish your celebration with refreshments back in the Birthday Party Room.  You can also add deluxe options. BOOK THIS PARTY! 


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Wildlife Safari

If your child loves to learn about animals and the outdoors, then this is your party choice!  Wildlife Safari includes fun activities about trees, learning about local and exotic animals using lots of hands-on museum specimens like skulls, tracks, fur and feathers, and a scavenger hunt that will guide you through the dioramas and Connecticut Bird Hall on the Museum's 3rd floor.  Finish your celebration with refreshments back in the Party Lab.  BOOK THIS PARTY!


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Ancient Egyptian Adventure

Ancient Egyptian civilization is fascinating for children and adults alike.  Our Ancient Egyptian Adventure includes fun activities with hieroglyphics and amulets, learning from museum specimens about life in Ancient Egypt and a special birthday scavenger hunt that will challenge you to find clues throughout the “Daily Life in Ancient Egypt” exhibit.  Finish your celebration with refreshments back in the Birthday Party Room.  BOOK THIS PARTY!


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