Children will find a celebration at the National Museum of Transportation to be fun and filled with activity. Let us help you enjoy your day!
The Creation Station
For children 1-5 years old, our Creation Station Party is a perfect place to celebrate your child’s big day! Your private host/hostess will organize each detail to ensure your event runs smoothly.
Parties include: 90-minutes of exclusive Creation Station playtime, museum admission, snack sacks, party bags, helium balloon for each child, a special gift for the birthday child, and all paper products. (Our 11:00 party includes an all-beef hotdog for each child guest.)
- $75 non-refundable deposit reserves your party date & time.
- $175 for 10 children ($150 for TMA members).
- $15 for each additional child with reservation, $20 for each additional child without reservation.
- 10 invitation cards are included. (Additional cards are $.50 each)
- Party fee is based on guest reservations & is due the Wednesday before the party.
- Maximum is 40 total guests. Sorry, NO EXCEPTIONS!
- Optional $25 train ride fee for entire party – based on seasonal availability/weather.
- Soda available for adult guests – $5.00 per pitcher.
- You provide the cupcakes, cookies or cake – we take care of rest!
- (No other outside food/drink allowed – NO EXCEPTIONS!)
- We request one adult for every five children.
- No piñatas or decorations.
- Final count is due at NOON the Wednesday before your upcoming party.
- Your final payment will be charged on that day based on the reservation count you provide.
- You will be charged $20 for each guest that attends the party without a reservation.
- If fewer children show up for the party, no refunds will be given.
- If you fail to call with a final reservation count, you will be charged for a party of 10, and $20 per additional guest.
- Additional items will be billed the day of the party and must be paid in the Gift Shop including extra children, train ride and/or adult beverages, etc.
**We release our birthday party dates in three-month blocks**
- Jan. – Mar. parties: released October 5th
- Apr. – Jun. parties: released January 5th
- Jul. – Sept. parties: released April 5th
- Oct. – Dec.** parties: released July 5th
**Because we want you to enjoy the festivities at the museum during the holiday season, we do not host birthday parties during the month of December. Please visit us for some holiday fun!