Join us for Martin Luther King Jr. self-guided activities Saturday and Sunday (Jan.18th 19th). Museum closed on MLK Day, January 20, 2020.

Birthday Parties

Thank you for considering the Akron Children's Museum for your birthday party!Polly

Celebrate your child with a birthday party at the place where kids can let loose, learn, and explore: the Akron Children’s Museum! Your child and their friends will have big fun throughout our interactive exhibits during an action-packed 2-hour affair. You’ll see it’s no surprise the museum is rated in’s Best of City Hall of Fame. 

Enjoy refreshments in your party space where you may bring your own cake, ice cream, and drinks for the celebration. Fuel the party with catering by the Lock Stop Café! Choose to keep the fun going by adding on a special keepsake craft activity to any party! 

Party Room

We are happy to offer 2 hour time slots 

Saturdays & Sundays:
9:30 am - 11:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
• Ask us about rates for weeknight parties.

Choose from three different party packages:

Little Monster Party

$175.00 for up to 25 guests*

This package includes:
Special chair, cape, and gift for the Birthday Boy or Girl 
One table for every 6 people, plus a table for food
Museum view or private party room option

All-Inclusive Party

$325.00 for up to 25 guests*

This package includes above items, plus:
Monster Scavenger Hunt
Postcard Party Invitations   •   Make & Take Activity
Table Cloths   •   Party Favors

Private Party

Party package of your choice above + $150 to have 
the museum all to yourself for 2 hours.  
$75/hour for each additional hour.

All parties should include at least 1 adult for every 4 children. 
*Extra guests are $4/person with max. of 50 people. 
ACM Members receive 10% off base price.

Call us at 330.396.6103 or e-mail cyndi [at] to book your party and to ask any questions!

Download our Full Birthday Party Policy