Children's Museum

Mon-Sun 10am–5pm; Closed on Memorial Day

Photo of a birthday cake with candles lit.


Birthday Cake

Reserve a birthday cake from Priory Fine Pastries for your party.

  • 10-inch round cake: $40 plus tax
  • Half sheet cake: $55 plus tax
  • Full sheet cake: $90 plus tax


Add Children's Museum invitations that you can customize for your party. $1.00 each plus tax.

View a sample of the invitation under the Downloads section on the bottom of the page.

Party Favors

We'll take care of the party bags for you to make your party more stress free! Choose from one of the options below or work with a Museum Store representative to create a custom gift bag especially for your party.  For details on customizing your party favor bags, please call 412.322.5058, ext. 291.

Children's Museum Party Bag
$5.00 each plus tax

Choose one item from each category.  For example: (A) Mini Clay Set + (B) Mini Slinky + (C) Museum Aero Prop = (1) Party Bag

Mini Clay Set
Mini Paint Set
Pop Crayons

Mini Slinky
Cutie Fish Squirter
Bounce Silly Putty

Museum Logo Aero-Prop
Ultraviolet Touchable Bubble Test Tube
Museum Logo Bendable Eraser

Themed Items
$4.00 each plus tax

  • Any of these items are great additions to one of our birthday party themes:
  • Wind up diver
  • Twist Up crayons
  • Magic microphone
  • Pirate sword
  • Jewel tiara ring

All items are subject to availability.


You can arrange for additional food or beverages for your birthday party through the Museum's Big Red Room Cafe. Download the regular Big Red Room Cafe menu and special event menu below.