Birthday Parties

The Michigan Science Center is the place for a unique birthday experience.

Choose a party package option below and complete the birthday party request form to get started planning your fun-filled event on any Saturday or Sunday.


Enjoy either the Science Stage or Sparks Theater with your guests as you explore the wonders of chemistry or the power of magnetism and electricity!

Take an adventure through space with a Planetarium show, where you can take an up-close look at our solar system!

Experience the Toyota Engineering 4D Theater and discover the forces of nature that shape our planet!

Kick back and relax with your guests during an ultimate IMAX movie experience that will entertain, educate and inspire!


$9 per person (includes both children and adults)
Minimum of 12 guest tickets. If your party has less than 12 individuals, you still pay the minimum 12-person party total of $108.00.


  • General admission for each guest
  • Premium experience for each guest (IMAX, Planetarium, Toyota Engineering 4D Theater, Sparks Theater or Science Stage)
  • Birthday button for birthday child

All parties are secured with a 50% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking – at least two weeks in advance. The remaining amount is due upon arrival.

 Let’s start planning your party!



  • Lunch tables within the Atrium are available to rent.
  • One table seats 10 people.
  • Members rent tables for free.
  • Non-member rental is $5.00 per table.
  • Maximum of 5 tables per party.

Rent our Earth Room for your party! Three-hour Earth Room rentals are $100 for members, $150 for non-members.  Choose from one of the time windows below:

  • Saturday from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM or 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn more about optional rental availability.


For more information on parking options at the Michigan Science Center, please click here.

Can’t make it out to the Michigan Science Center? We can come to you with our Traveling Science birthday parties.

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