The Heard Museum offers birthday parties for children (ages 4-10) on Saturdays and Sundays. Children will explore the natural world both inside and out!

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Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Party Package Includes

  • Heard Museum staff member to guide the party activities
  • Guided outdoor Nature Hike on the Hoot Owl Trail
  • Live Animal Visitor
  • Private party room for two hours (including set-up and clean-up)
  • Access to the Heard Museum exhibits and nature trails
  • Includes up to 15 children and 2 adults (additional children and adults at $5 each)
  • Cost: $200 for Heard Museum Members*; $250 non-members; $75 non-refundable deposit required
  • Available by reservation on Saturdays 10 A.M.-noon and 2 P.M. – 4 P.M. or Sundays 2 P.M. – 4 P.M.
Additional Options
  • The party package Includes up to 15 children and 2 adults. If you would like to invite additional attendees, our regular party room can accommodate parties with up to 20 children and 35 total attendees (max 20 children plus adults) at $5 per adult or child. Larger rooms are available for an additional fee. 
  • The Heard Nature Store can prepare unique nature party favor bags filled with fun nature related merchandise for an additional fee. Please contact the Nature Store for additional information. 

Request a birthday party

For answers to additional questions, please click here. Email skennedy@heardmuseum.org or call 972.562.5566 ext. 241 for more information.  

Deluxe Dinosaur Party

Available only during Dinosaurs Live! exhibit dates. Please check the Dinosaurs Live! exhibit page for the most up-to-date schedule.

The Deluxe Dinosaur Party includes the regular package plus:

  • Get up close and personal with our animatronic Dinosaurs on your Guided Outdoor Nature Hike
  • Includes up to 20 children (25 total attendees--8 more than regular package)
  • Dinosaur activity booklets
  • Available on Saturdays 10 A.M.-noon and 2 P.M. – 4 P.M. or Sundays 2 P.M. – 4 P.M. only when Dinosaurs Live! is on exhibit.
  • Cost: $250 for Heard Museum Members*; $300 non-members; $75 non-refundable deposit required.  
Additional Options
  • The party package Includes up to 20 children and 5 adults. If you would like to invite additional attendees, our regular party room can accommodate parties with up to 20 children and 35 total attendees (max 20 children plus adults) at an additional $5 per person. Larger rooms are available for an additional fee; call for information and pricing.
  • The Heard Nature Store can prepare unique nature party favor bags filled with fun nature related merchandise for an additional fee. Please contact the Nature Store for additional information. 

Request a birthday party

For answers to additional questions, please click here. Email skennedy@heardmuseum.org or call 972.562.5566 ext. 241 for more information.

*Please note that the reciprocal admission agreement that the Heard has with Perot Museum, Fort Worth Museum of Nature & Science and ASTC Passport Program participants is only applicable to general admission and does not apply to education programs or special events.

Heard Birthday Party Invitations

Printable party invitation