Let us help you plan your child's next Birthday bash!  Whether it's their first birthday or their eighth choose from our party themes to design unforgettable birthday fun!  To start your party planning, complete our online form or call (516)224-5871.

Our Party Themes

For children 5 and under

  • TotSpot Party * Spend time in the enormously popular Bubbles gallery and enjoy exclusive use of the TotSpot gallery.  Choose one of two themed activities: Music & Movement or Art.
  • Messy Merriment - Enjoy messy fun and leave the clean up to us!  Play with slime, oobleck, clean "mud" and more at this multi-sensory birthday bash!  Also includes private access to the popular TotSpot gallery! 
  • Story Art - Start the party with a circle time story, selected by the birthday child from a list of favorite books.  Then move on to craft time to create an artistic souvenir inspired by your story.  This party also includes time in TotSpot!
For children 5 and up
  • Weird Science - Calling all mad scientists!  Join us in the LICM lab and concoct the perfect celebration.  Experiment with weird and wacky ingredients: glorious gases and strange and unusual liquids. 
  • Superhero - Help LICM fight crime! Develop superhero alter-egos, design clever disguises and use your extraordinary powers to capture super villains who are menacing LICM!
  • Treasure Trove - NEW PARTY!  X marks the spot in this adventure-themed party! Your crew of treasure hunters will explore map reading skills as you search through the Museum for buried treasure.  Carry loot home in a personalized treasure chest to remember the fun.
  • Kids in the Kitchen * - NEW PREMIUM PARTY!  Based on our popular weekday workshop, become junior chefs to make your own snacks while learning kitchen safety.  While your treats cool, take the fun to Feasts for Beasts and explore how other animals eat.  When it's done, take home your chef's hat to continue the cooking fun at home! (Additional $125 fee.  Each additional guest $25.  Maximum of 12 children).
  • Spy SchoolBecome a secret agent! Crack and send coded messages, blend into your surroundings and work with your team of private investigators to solve a mystery at the Museum.  Ages 7 and up.
Children mix together ingredients for recipe during Kids in the Kitchen birthday party

Junior Chefs learn what it takes to make a fun treat in our new Kids in the Kitchen party

Party Packages Include:

  • Exclusive use of private party room for 90 or 120 minutes
  • Education staff to facilitate themed activity
  • Set-up and clean-up
  • Invitations
  • Paper Goods
  • LICM T-Shirt for birthday child
  • Free admission to the Museum for all guests on the day of the party
  • Two-for-one return visit coupons for child guests
  • 10 child guests (additional child guests extra)


(Members receive discounts on LICM parties, learn more about these benefits.)

Members:  $355

Wednesday - Friday from 5 - 7 p.m.

Weekends from 10:30 a.m. - noon OR 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Additional child guests: $13.50
Non-Members: $395

Wednesday - Friday from 5 - 7 p.m.

Weekends from 10:30 a.m. - noon OR 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Additional child guests: $15
* Weekend party times for Kids in the Kitchen, 1 - 3 p.m. and TotSpot, 10:30 a.m. - noon
Adults are included free of charge. Maximum capacity is 40 guests including children and adults.  Have more than 40 guests? See our Museum rental options.


  • Pizza Package: 3 cheese pizzas and apple juice or lemonade. $49
  • Cake Package: Quarter sheet layered cake with ice cream filling and candles. $40
  • Pizza & Cake Package: $82
  • Party favors: $4.50 and up. Call the Museum Store at (516)224-5814 to build your custom party favors.
  • Have a special request?  Ask our Birthday Party Manager! Email birthdays@licm.org.

To Make a Reservation

Choose your party theme and fill out our online form or give us a call at (516) 224-5871 to find a party date.
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