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 for your guests with 30 minutes before and after your party time for parents or guardians to setup and setdown.

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


  • $350 for up to 15 guests (adults and children)
    • additional guests $20 each. 
    • 30 guests maximum
    • If you have more than 30 guests, please contact us at
  • 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.

Available Spaces

Dino Party Room

Bug Party Room

Science Center Party Room

Available Times

  • Saturdays & Sundays
  • After hours parties are available on a case-by-case basis depending on scheduling and staff availability for an extra fee.
  • Please email for more information.

Add additional time to your party: $100/hour


  • 10:30AM to 12:30PM - Exhibits and food
  • 12:30PM - Planetarium show
  • 1:30PM - End


  • 12:00PM to 2:00PM - Exhibits and food
  • 2:00PM - Planetarium show
  • 3:00PM - End


  • 1:30PM to 3:30PM - Exhibits and food
  • 3:30PM - Planetarium show
  • 4:30PM - End

Optional Activity Add-Ons ($50)

Slimy Science

Get ready for a slimy experience while you make your own slime to take home.

Dino Discovery Dig

Practice your paleontologist skills as you dig for dinosaurs.

Fizzy Eggs (insect or dinosaur)

Hatch an insect or a dinosaur during a fizzy chemical reaction.

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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