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Being a princess for a day, digging for dinosaurs, becoming a pirate...whatever your child is dreaming about for his or her next birthday, the Louisiana Art & Science Museum has it! Our birthday parties feature a variety of well-loved themes in a unique venue, are full of fun activities and are led by a professional birthday party coordinator. We even offer a gift registry through the Museum Store. You bring the cake, and we take care of the rest! Louisiana Art & Science Museum birthday parties are designed for children ages 4-12.
To schedule your special celebration, contact Education Coordinator Chandra Weathers at 225.344.5272, ext. 149.
Birthday Party Times:
Saturdays, 10:30 AM - 12 PM & 2:00 - 3:30 PM
Sundays, 2:00 - 3:30 PM
- Art Box Artist Studio
- Animal Safari Adventure
- Butterfly Princess Tea Party
- Digging Dinosaurs
- Mad Scientist Lab
- Space Odyssey
- Under the Sea
- Unicorn Party
New! Planetarium Birthday: Celebrating Your Next Journey Around the Sun
Celebrate your name in the stars for your next birthday party! View a planetarium show of your choice and receive a special birthday message on our planetarium dome. Sounds like fun? It’s sure to be an out-of-this-world experience!
New! Halloween Monster Bash
You bring the cake, we do the rest! We now offer a Halloween Monster Mash Bash party for all ages in the Irene W. Pennington Planetarium featuring Fright Light Laser Music Show. Private party room available!
- Members: $200 for up to 10 children. For the Planetarium/Halloween Birthday party: $180 for up to 10 children
- Nonmembers: $310 for up to 10 children (Includes a one year Sharing for Four Membership). For the Planetarium/Halloween Birthday party: $290
- Each additional child is $15, and there is a maximum of 20 children. Each additional guest for the Planetarium/Halloween Birthday is $8.
- Paper goods: $35
- Helium Balloons: $15 per dozen
- Planetarium Shows: $8 per person. Please click here for a list of available planetarium shows.
*Prices offered do not include applicable tax.