Birthday Parties - Kentucky Science Center

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

At Kentucky Science Center, we promise a birthday party experience like no other. Your little scientist can choose from a variety of themes, such as space exploration, messy science, dinosaurs, and even pirates; they’re certain to spend their birthday celebrating with friends and family, and doing things that interest and inspire them. Birthday parties include liquid nitrogen ice cream, themed activities, a Science Center t-shirt, and MORE.

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Ages 4-10

Super Genius Birthday Parties

Our most popular party experience. At the Science Center, every birthday kid is a Super Genius!
Ages 1-3

Play and Grow

Get private time to explore, discover, and play in our earliest-childhood exhibit, the "Grow Zone."

Get private time to explore, discover, and play in our earliest-childhood exhibit, the “Grow Zone.” Join a Science Center staff member for an exciting Story Time and activities, before heading into the Party Room for a science demonstration and everyone’s favorite: cake!

This party includes:

  • 20 total guests
  • Private time in the Grow Zone for 30 minutes (including staff-lead activities and Story Time)
  • Exclusive use of the Party Room for 1 hour
  • Cookie cake (Kentucky Science Center cookie cakes are nut-free and gluten-free)
  • Fruit Juice, water, and all disposables for up to 20 guests
  • General Admission (after the party) for all party guests (add additional guest for only $10 per child and $5 per adult.)
  • 2 parking passes for the host family
  • 1 Science Center t-shirt for the birthday scientist
  • Printable invitation (emailed after purchase)
  • Member Price
    $180
  • Non-Member Price
    $200

To book, please call 502-560-7156.

Ages 7+

Game On

This party is only for the most avid gamers, with an array of interactive video-game-themed science activities.

We’ve taken gaming to a whole new level! This party is only for the most avid gamers, with an array of interactive video-game-themed science activities, and — we saved the best for last — a gaming session in our larger-than-life 4-Story Theater.

This party includes:

  • Exclusive use of the Party Room for up to 2 hours
  • General Admission to the Science Center (after the party) for 10 adults and 10 children (add additional guests for only $10 per child and $5 per adult.)
  • Themed science activities!
  • Cookie Cake, fruit juice, water, and all disposables for up to 20 kids (Kentucky Science Center cookie cakes are nut-free and gluten-free!)
  • Liquid nitrogen demonstration, which includes ice cream or orange sorbet for up to 20 kids
  • 2 parking passes for the host family
  • 1 Kentucky Science Center t-shirt for the birthday scientist
  • Printable Invitation (emailed after purchase)

  • Member Price
    $375
  • Non-Member Price
    $400

To book, please call 502-560-7156.

Ages 10+

Challenger Center Party

Have a future astronaut in your family? This party is out of this world!

Have a future astronaut in your family? This party is out of this world! Challenger Learning Center mission simulations thrill participants, as they solve real-world problems and launch into space to “Expedition Mars,” “Rendezvous with a Comet,” or “Return to the Moon!”

This party includes:

  • 30 guests total; 16 guests minimum (16 participants are required for a successful mission.)
  • Exclusive use of the Challenger Learning Center for 3 hours
  • 2-hour mission (your choice of 3 available)
  • Free parking for party guests at the Challenger Learning Center
  • General Admission to Kentucky Science Center (after the party) for up to 30 guests (add additional guest for only $10 per child and $5 per adult.)

(Located at Kentucky Science Center’s Challenger Learning Center, located at the Academy @ Shawnee)

  • Member Price
    $320
  • Non-Member Price
    $350

To book, please call 502-560-7156.

Kick your party up with these awesome add-ons:

Additional cookie cake

$27

Additional batch of liquid nitrogen ice cream or sorbet

$10

4-Story Theater tickets

$6 per guest

Additional t-shirts

$10 each

Gift Shop Grab Bags

$4 or $7 each

Balloon bouquet packages

$25-$40

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