Please note, some timed entry slots are selling out, particularly weekends and first hours of the day. Please get your reservations in early to secure your spot.

Birthday Party Packages

Schedule your child’s next birthday party at The Durham. It will surely go down in history! (Party packages are appropriate for ages 2-12)

All Aboard!

Party your way through our passenger cars, caboose and steam engine before celebrating with a reading of Locomotive. Party guests will then get to make their own steam engine craft to take home.

Party at The Platform

After celebrating your birthday in our interactive, STEAM-based play space, party-goers will enjoy a reading of Iggy Peck, Architect before competing in a tower building competition.

Party and a puppet

Available October 3, 2020 – January 10, 2021
In addition to visiting The Jim Henson Exhibition, we will celebrate by reading a puppet themed story, creating your own puppet and putting on your own puppet show with your friends!

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What to Expect

Reservations for our party packages must be made two 2 weeks in advance, and a $50 nonrefundable deposit is required to reserve your date and time (deposit will be deducted from the final party cost).

The full balance payment for either party is due on your reserved date. You are invited to bring your own food and refreshments (no alcoholic beverages). All Parties will be assigned a party facilitator, who will lead museum activities for you and your guests.



Museum Members: $250
Non-Members: $300

Parties Include

Party Room Rental
Admission to The Durham Museum for you and your guests
(up to 25 attendees is recommended)
Party Facilitator