There are many children’s museums in the Hartford County area that are not only fun to visit but are also a great place to host your next birthday. It makes a good option because it eliminate the stress of having to plan, deal with clean up afterwards as well as search for ways to entertain the little ones. For even more great party ideas check out our Party Guide.
The Children’s Museum in West Hartford is an entertaining and hassle free party choice that includes a private party room for 2 hours and free exploration of the museum. They even offer guests a free return pass to visit again! They offer fun themes like science exploration, a monkey theme, pirates and more.
The Imagine Nation Museum in Bristol has two great party packages to choose from either in their special party room or a make your own sundae party in their soda fountain café area. Packages include unlimited access to the museum and even museum staff to host the party which makes entertaining stress free for you! To read more about this fun museum check out the post all about my visit there!
In downtown Hartford there is the interactive Connecticut Science Center that offers birthday parties on Saturdays and Sundays between the hours of 10 am and 5 pm. They have 3 different packages to choose from that include various benefits all with a day of fun museum exploration.
Enjoy a unique birthday party at the Lutz Children’s Museum in Manchester where a staff educator will tell a story, show a live animal and even plan a special activity.
The New Britain Youth Museum has a great party option or you can host it at their sister site at Hungerford Park. With very reasonable prices it makes for a great site to host your next party!
For your small child turning age 5 or younger KidCity Museum in Middletown is another great party option. They have 2 party rooms to choose from and unlimited access to their museum that’s perfect for your little one.
For your little budding artist host their next birthday party at the New Britain Museum of American Art. Enjoy time with friends and family while discovering American art and allow them to create their own masterpieces. The party package includes a scavenger hunt in the museum gallery, hands-on art activity and a half hour birthday celebration. They have amazing themes to choose from like impressionist garden party, animal art safari or a Treasure Island pirate party.