Fish family in exhibit swimming stingray Butterfly pollinating a flower
Fish family in exhibit swimming stingray Butterfly pollinating a flower

Educational Birthday Experience

Looking for something different in a birthday party?

We offer unique educational birthday party experiences! Our birthday party experience includes an educator-led session in the Learning Lab: featuring, an ambassador animal encounter (with touching), biofact discovery, games and craft. Then, enjoy a staff-led scavenger hunt through the Discovery Den, Butterfly House & Cove.

Time: 2 hour

Availability: By request, subject to staff availability

Price (includes admission for a total of 12 people: 10 kids and 2 adults, including the birthday child and family):  

$175 for first 2-hours

$50 per hour for additional room or educational staff time (25$ for 30 min increments allowed)

Getting Ready for Your Birthday Party Experience

  • Balloons and decorations are allowed, however, NO GLITTER and NO CONFETTI.
  • Due to the nature of our exhibits, no food or drink are allowed in the facility.
  • When booking your educational party experience, please notify staff member of any guests with special requests or needs. (i.e. limited mobility or phobia of butterflies and other insects, fish, or reptiles.) When possible, requests will try to be accommodated.

Additional Information  


Registration must be made at least 2 weeks in advance

$50 deposit is required for registration confirmation.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellation notifications made 1 month prior to the scheduled visit date will only be charged the non-refundable $50 reservation deposit.

Cancellations made less than one month prior will be billed 50% of the cost.

Cancellations made less than 2 weeks before a program will still be charged the full program price.


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