Birthday Parties

Virtual Birthday Greeting for Any Age! 

All purchases must be made 10 days prior to the date you wish to receive your virtual greeting.

Pre-recording Staff Greeting includes a 30 second personalized greeting from a Museum staff member in front of an animal’s habitat of your choosing. Video in mp4 format, sent via email: $25 for members $27 for nonmembers

Pre-recording Staff Greeting with an Ambassador Animal includes a 30 second personalized greeting from a Museum staff member with an Ambassador animal (birds, reptiles, or select mammals). Video in mp4 format, sent via email: $25 for members; $27 for nonmembers

Live Staff Greeting with an Ambassador Animal includes a 15 minute chat and birthday wish from an Zoo staff member with an Ambassador animal (birds, reptiles, or select mammals) between the hours of 10am and 4pm; Zoom connection for one device provided by the Museum; Zoom Link provided via email. $60 for members; $65 for nonmembers; Recording of chat available at an additional charge $15

Birthday Social Media Shout Out: A post from the staff and animals at the Tallahassee Museum on the Museum’s Facebook and Instagram pages, tagging the birthday person. Added to an existing greeting package, $10; To purchase as a stand alone shout out, $25 for members; $27 for nonmembers.  All shout outs will be posted on the Friday of a given week, purchases must be made no later than 10 days prior to the posting date. 

Let us make your child’s birthday extra special by creating the perfect party experience at the Museum’s unique 52 acre setting!

Child Birthday Party Packages

Outdoor Birthday Party at our Birthday Party Hut or Peck Hut includes a 2 hour reservation of the outdoor space, Museum Admission for up to 25 guests with access to all exhibits during regular operating hours, table coverings, a memorable gift for the birthday child, and a Tallahassee Museum party host to assist you in set-up and clean-up. Both huts are conveniently located near the playground.
$240 members | $270 nonmembers

INDOOR PARTIES:
All indoor birthday party packages include Museum admission for up to 35 guests with access to all exhibits during regular operating hours, a two hour reservation in our Natural Science building, and a Tallahassee Museum party hosts to assist you in activities, set-up and clean-up.

Woodland Creatures Indoor Birthday Party includes woodland animal-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child, a 30 minute animal program (either a guided wildlife tour, or animal encounter), and a woodland animal-themed craft.
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Dino-Mania Indoor Birthday Party includes dino-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child, an encounter with an alligator or turtle, and a dinosaur-themed activity.
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Under the Sea Indoor Birthday Party includes under the sea-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child, and a sea-themed activity and craft.
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Pirate Adventure Indoor Birthday Party includes a pirate-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child, and a pirate-themed activity and craft. Join us for a swashbuckling good time!
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Bug Adventure Indoor Birthday Party includes bug-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child, a bug-themed activity and craft.
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Farm Indoor Birthday Party includes farm-themed decorations, a memorable gift for the birthday child,  and a farm tour.
$360 members | $400 nonmembers

Enhance your party with these exciting experiences!

Please be aware that some aspects of your party package may be adjusted to allow time for your add-ons.

  • Guided Wildlife Tour: Pricing depends on size of the group
  • Guided Farm Tour: Pricing depends on size of the group
  • Animal Encounter $50
  • Themed Party favor bags $2.25 per bag
  • Tree to Tree Adventures (Prices depend on size of group and course chosen)

Available animals for encounters are the snake, turtle, alligator, armadillo, opossum. Please choose two options as one may be unavailable the day of your reservation.

Head count for Tree to Tree adventures must be finalized 1 week prior to party.

Add one or more of our delicious, kid-friendly catering options!

Birthday Catering Menu

To reserve your space, fill out the Birthday Party Reservation Form  and our registrar will get back to you promptly.  For further questions email: registrations@tallahasseemuseum.org

The parent/ birthday party contact is responsible for payment of additional guests at a rate of $6 per guest for any guest ages 1 year and older, to be paid on the day of the party. Total guests should not exceed 100 people. Please allow no less than 14 business days between scheduling and the date of your party. Spaces are first come, first served. If the Natural Science Building is reserved, you will be placed in the Visitor Center Meeting room for themed parties. No party is considered reserved until paid in full. Full payment must be made no less than 10 business days in advance of the party.

Florida sales tax will be applied to all Birthday Party Packages

Tips for Parents

Be aware that on Sundays the earliest parties can be held is 11 a.m.

Be sure to include any specific details that you want your guests to know when making your invitations.

Know how many guests to expect prior to your party date.

Planning a Party Offsite?

We can also add an extra special encounter to your party at home by bringing animal encounters to your location. For further information, check out our outreach section.

Adult Birthday Party Packages

Adults deserve to celebrate too! Call our birthday party planner today at 575-8684 ext. 148 for more information.