Birthday Parties

Come see why parents and kids alike rave about birthday parties at Flandrau. Check us out for your child’s next birthday party for a fun and educational celebration!

Please note: The University of Arizona has a strict no-open flame policy and birthday candles are not allowed in all university buildings and on university grounds. You will need to bring your own food, drink, and decorations. Two week notice is preferred for booking.

What your party includes

Parties at Flandrau are three hours (30 min for setup, 2 hours to visit exhibits and watch a planetarium show, and 30 min for breakdown).

  • Private party room for gifts and cake
  • Access to all science exhibits
  • Advanced, preferred seating for a planetarium show for your whole group
  • Tables, chairs, and black table cloths

Available Times

  • Saturdays & Sundays - Various times during regular business hours (10AM-5PM)
  • After hours parties are available on a case-by-case basis-and for an extra fee-depending on scheduling and staff availability.
  • Please email for more information.


  • $250 for up to 15 guests (adults and children)
    • additional guests $15 each. 
    • 30 guests maximum
  • Deposit of $50 is required to confirm your birthday party.
  • Flandrau Members receive 10% off their birthday party total. Not a member? Learn about the benefits of membership.

Find A Date for your birthday party

You will be prompted to select a time for your party after establishing the initial date of your event.

Fill out a free invitation

We've already made planning your birthday party a little easier!

Check out these free Flandrau birthday party invitation templates!

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