Birthday Packages

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we parties are limited to 10 people.

Break the birthday mold without breaking the bank. We’ve got birthday parties down to a science! Parties at Discovery Center are easy, fun-filled and unforgettable. 

Due to the high demand of our Birthday Parties and Room Rentals, we recommend that you reserve your space two months in advance. To schedule a birthday party, email Discovery Center, or complete the Birthday Party Request Form. You can also call 815-963-6769 Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.



Birthday Parties

With this package, all you need to do is bring a birthday treat and drink for your guests. (No alcohlic beverages allowed; no kitchen or refridgeration facilities are available.) . Parties are $300 for up to 10 people. This number includes the birthday child, the family and any other children or adults attending the party.  A $100 deposit is required to hold the party date and time; deposits must be made at least 10 days prior to the party date. 

(A maximum of 10 people can be in the Room due to COVID-19.)

Birthday Party Packages include:

  • Two (2) hour private use of special party room with separate entrance from museum
  • Invitations (you can pick them up from the Museum or we can mail them to you for $2.00)
  • Admission into our museum for each party guest and time to explore
  • Add Goodie Bags (with a free pass) for $5 per bag