Parties - DuPage Children's Museum

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Imagine a memorable, stress-free party where both kids and parents will have an amazing time celebrating and playing together. That’s what you get when you host a party at DuPage Children’s Museum.

Explore, create, build, wonder, discover, think, play, and more…



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Every Party is an Adventure

Party Amenities Include:

  • UNLIMITED time in the Museum
  • 90 minutes in private party room
  • Customizable PDF Invitation
  • Special birthday shirt for birthday child
  • FREE admission coupon for each child for a return visit
  • Bubble machine, sound system, and party lights in room
  • Table coverings provided
  • Party toolbox containing candles, lighter, cake knife, pizza cutter, tape
  • Bins to conveniently store and transport gifts
  • Colorful wristbands to identify party attendees
Basic Party

Party Pricing

Up to 20 Guests*
$210 Members | $250 Non-Members


21 to 30 Guests*
$300 Members | $370 Non-Members


31 to 40 Guests*
$410 Members | $500 Non-Members


41 to 60 Guests*
$700 Members | $860 Non-Members


61+ Guests*
Call for more information: 630.637.7644


* Number of guests includes both children and adults.

Party Parent

"We had a wonderful experience and will highly recommend the Museum for others who are looking for a birthday party site. This was the least stressful children's party I have ever planned... THANK YOU!

Add a Little Something Extra

Party Activities

Each activity is led by a Party Helper and will last approximately 15 – 20 minutes and includes a fun takeaway.


Thinking Putty Science Lab
Mix, twist, stretch, bounce, and smash! Put on a lab coat and goggles to create your own Thinking Putty and run experiments to discover some cool tricks.


Art-Filled Discovery Bottles
Art and science collide (literally) in the making of your very own Discovery Bottle. Customize your creation while learning all about the science behind these sensory-friendly bottles.


10 participants | $150
15 participants | $180
20 participants | $210
30 participants | $270


Museum Party Favors
Color changing cup with a little surprise – $5/Favor

Making Your Day Even Easier


Bean Sprouts Café can cater your day.

Outside food (aside from cake) is not permitted at parties. Please contact Bean Sprouts for exceptions.

Á la carte options are also available.
View the Bean Sprouts Catering menu here.


MVPEA | Serves up to 20 | $100

  • 5 Cheese or Pepperoni Pizzas
  • + Unlimited Lemonade


Cool Beans | Serves 21 – 30 | $140

  • 8 Cheese or Pepperoni Pizzas
  • + Unlimited Lemonade


Crowd Peaser | Serves 31 – 40 | $275

  • 9 Cheese or Pepperoni Pizzas
  • 2 Sandwich Platters
  • 2 Salads
  • + Unlimited Lemonade


Pod Squad | Serves 41 – 60 | $379

  • 10 Cheese or Pepperoni Pizzas
  • 3 Sandwich Platters
  • 2 Salads
  • 2 Fruit Platters
  • + Unlimited Lemonade


Need to feed a smaller/larger group?
Contact Bean Sprouts for more options: or 630.687.0299

Play... Your Way!

Private Events

Looking for something more?  Have the whole Museum open exclusively for you and your guests. Book a private event at the Museum for a one-of-a-kind experience.
Learn more about private events.


For more information:
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Frequently Asked Party Questions

Who is counted in the number of guests for my party package?

The number of guests in each package includes the birthday child, their family, and every guest age 1 year and up.


Can I use my membership or my guests’ memberships towards admission for the birthday party?

No. Memberships, coupons, and special passes may not be used as entrance for birthday parties. However, you do get a discounted rate on birthday parties with your DCM membership.


Can I see the party rooms before I book my party?

View room layouts here:
Good Show! Gallery
Room A
Room B

If you would like to set up a time to see the party rooms, please contact our Party Coordinator at 630-637-7644

Please note: All of our party rooms include the same amenities. Room placement is based on size of party. The reservation of a specific party room is not available.


When do I pay the balance of my birthday party?

Payment in the full amount due is required before leaving the Museum the day of the party. The Museum has the right to charge the credit card on file for any unsettled balance at the end of the birthday party date.

Do I need to be present when my guests arrive?

No. If you have scheduled a pre-play or are setting up your party room, the front desk can send your guests to play until you are ready for a party announcement.


Is catering available in the Museum?

Yes! The Bean Sprouts Café offers delicious food options made fresh to order. To place order email or call: | 630.687.0299


Can you provide refrigeration for food or drinks I bring?

Due to limited space, we are able to offer fridge and freezer space only for cake and ice cream.


When can I start decorating?

The Party Room will be available 15 minutes before the reserved time for setup/decoration. Additional decorating time may become available at the discretion of the Manager on Duty.


View Party Policies Here


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