It's a Party!
Give your child a birthday adventure!
Celebrate at Behringer-Crawford Museum, where we think birthdays are a big deal. With cool themes and special birthday fun, your party is sure to be one for the history books!
Celebrating is easy with our party package. You can bring the birthday cake, decorations and party favors.
- Set up for 16 guests (additional guests are $6 per person with a maximum of 36. Infants one and under are free)
- Access to NaturePlay@BCM and museum exhibits
- Museum docent-led activity
- Use of a private room for 2 hours
- BCM assistant during event
Rain or Shine. Parties can be scheduled year-round, but some events are planned for fair weather. On cold or wet days, outdoor activities will be moved inside.
Guests Galore. Due to space constraints, BCM cannot host parties with more than 36 guests, excluding infants under one.
Take the Cake. Our preferred caterers can provide cakes and other refreshments for your guests to enjoy in designated areas.
When to Party. We're happy to have you during regular museum hours, Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 1-5 p.m. Free parking. One hour may be added to your party for an additional $100 fee.
American Indians - Learn how early Indians lived and see the tools they made. Make a story cloth or play a game. (Recommended Ages:5-12)
Nature - Discover our region's wildlife by tracking footprints, going on a scavenger hunt and making a craft. (Recommended Ages: 1-12)
Pioneers - Journey to 19th century Kentucky by dressing in period clothing and playing in the kid-sized BCM pioneer cabin. Make your own toy buzz saw. (Recommended Ages: 1-12)
Ice Age - Explore the land of the Ice Age animals. Dig for fossils and play a game to explore why these giants disappeared. (Recommended Ages: 1-12)
Trains - Check out our exciting train layout exhibit. Do a fun activity and learn a train-themed song. (Recommended Ages: 1-12)
Sea Fossils - Create rubbings of Ordovician fossils that are millions of years old and climb on a model trilobite. Make your own fossil to play with at home. (Recommended Ages: 5-12)
BCM Members: $200
Future Members: $250
Parties must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance and a signed contract and $50 non-refundable deposit are due at that time. Parking is free.