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Looking for a great place to host a birthday party?

The Health Museum offers a unique venue for kids to celebrate and explore. Our one-of-a-kind museum takes children on an individualized adventure through our current exhibits and more! We offer convenient party packages that include a private party room, party attendant, and balloon bouquets! The Health Museum creates a memorable event for your child's special day!

Party Package A

Up to 15 Children

$450

 

Party Package B

Up to 25 Children

$550

 

Party Package C

Up to 35 Children

$750

 

Party Add-ons

Additional 30 minutes

$50

 

Additional Birthday Party Child for Basic Party Package

$5

 

Pre-paid Parking for Party Guests

$5 per vehicle
if pre-paid

 

DeBakey Cell Lab Birthday Party

$400 for 15 children
$525 for up to 25 children

 

Teddy Bear Check Up Experience 1

$150 for 15 children
$200 for up to 20 children

 

Basic Party Package Includes:

  • Museum general admission for parents and all party guests
  • Individualized guided tour of the Museum available with advance notice 2
  • Movie in the McGovern Theater
  • Birthday Party Attendant
  • Party space rental for 2 hours

Teddy Bear Check Up Experience

For a limited time, add the Teddy Bear Check Up Experience to your birthday party! Each child will receive a goodie bag containing a teddy bear, The Health Museum pencil, novelty nose pencil sharpener, a brain teaser puzzle, and a syringe pen!

  • Examinations led by Medical students.
  • Each child will receive a teddy bear wearing a THM T-Shirt.
  • Children will learn about important healthy habits:
    • Washing your hands, using hand sanitizer, social distancing, how to properly wear a face mask (provided), how to check your heart, exercise habits, and the importance of a healthy diet.
Birthday Bear

Reserving Your Party

To secure your reservation, a signed rental agreement and a $50 deposit are required. Reservations should be made at least two weeks in advance. A cancellation fee of $50 will apply. Final payment is due upon arrival.

For more information and to make your reservation, contact specialevents@thehealthmuseum.org or call 713-337-8457.

1 Each additional guest and Bear Goodie Bag is $10 each.

2 Limited-engagement exhibit tour subject to dates of exhibits. Additional fee may apply; contact Special Events Coordinator for details.

DeBakey Cell Lab Parties

Party like a CELLebrity and gear up with a lab coat, goggles, and gloves like a researcher. CELLebrity party guests get exclusive access to the DeBakey Cell Lab.

DeBakey Cell Lab parties for are ages 8 and older. The number of party guests must not exceed 25 children maximum with adult supervision. All children must be accompanied by an adult during the DeBakey Cell Lab party.

DeBakey Cell Lab birthday party prices are $500 for up to 15 children. For larger parties, $625 for up to 25 children for Non-Members.

Decorations

Party packages include museum decorations and area set-up consisting of the following: round tables and chairs for guests, and rectangular tables for food and gifts. You are welcome to bring additional decorations.

Please do not bring silly string and confetti. Also, please do not use tape on the walls or ceilings. An additional $25 clean-up fee will be added to your final bill if those items are used.

There is no access to hang a Piñata. A Piñata on a pull string is allowed.

Food & Drinks

Food, drinks, cake, etc. are not provided by The Health Museum. You are welcome to bring your own food and drinks or have them delivered to the Museum.

Parking

Parking is available at The Health Museum's surface lot for a special reduced price of $5 per vehicle for Birthday Party Patrons if pre-paid for in advance during the booking process.

All party guests who park in the Museum's surface lot are responsible for paying for parking while they are at the Museum. Party guests who pay at the Museum's ticket desk receive the Museum visitor rate of $5 per vehicle.

Party Schedule

Parties last 2 hours and can be scheduled during the following days and times if there is availability:

Saturdays

12 PM - 3 PM

 
Sundays

12 PM - 3 PM

 
Parties will not be scheduled on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

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For More Information and to Book Our Venue

Laura Pfister

Facility Rental
and Events Manager

713-337-8457
specialevents@thehealthmuseum.org

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