Birthday parties full of creativity and play are back at Children's Museum of Pittsburgh!

Celebrate your child’s big day with a party full of joy and creativity at Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh! Every party includes Museum admission for you and your guests to explore our many hands-on exhibits. No matter what option you choose, it will be as easy as 1, 2, 3 to create a birthday experience you and your guests will not soon forget.

Voted #2 in Pittsburgh City Paper’s Reader’s Poll 2022 Best Place to Have a Kid’s Birthday Party!


Every party includes:

  • Admission for up to 20 guests (kids or adults) More children and adults can be added for an additional cost.
  • 90 minutes in a party space  Plus 30 minutes for set up
  • Birthday Associate who will help you:
    o    Set up and clean up the party space
    o    Serve snacks and/or meal (if applicable)
    o    Track presents during gift opening
    o    Cut and serve the birthday cake
  • Surprise gift for the birthday child
  • One free parking pass for the birthday child’s family
  • Free return admission pass for each child guest


Parties can be reserved on these days and times:

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

  • 10:00 11:30 am
  • 1:00 2:30 pm
  • 3:30 5:00 pm


Base price for a birthday party:

  • Members: $250
  • Non-Members: $300

Additional guests:
$10 per child
$2 per adult

Maximum 40 guests total – larger parties may be accommodated depending on room availability

party spaces

Choose from three spaces for your party:

  • Large Party Room/Classroom – 40 guests
  • Small Party Room – 20 guests
  • Third Floor Conference Room – 30 guests


For more information about birthdays or to begin reserving your party, please click here:

Birthday Request


Contact our Group Operations Manager at 412.322.5058, ext 319, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

birthday faqs

The answers to many of your questions may be found here:

Birthday FAQs