CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY PARTIES!

Make your child’s birthday party one to remember and host their special day with us! Please note at this time we are unable to host onsite birthday parties. Please see details for our virtual options below.  

Virtual Parties
Virtual party options include a guided one-hour long program from our menu below led by a Tower Hill Teacher Naturalist, pre-assembled kits for up to 15 participants* with all the required materials, and a private Zoom link to share with your participants. Client is responsible for the pick-up and distribution of party kits.  

Onsite Parties 
Included in your onsite rental package is admission to Tower Hill’s beautiful gardens and trails for up to 25 guests (adults and children), a guided one-hour long program from our menu below led by a Tower Hill Teacher Naturalist, program materials for up to 15 children*, and use of tables and chairs. No need for goody bags, each child will also take home a project unique to the party theme. Each reservation lasts three hours with an additional 30 minutes before and after for setup and cleanup. Parties are hosted in Classroom C of our Stoddard Education Center. Client is responsible for decorations, food, and drink. We ask that you do not bring balloons, confetti, or glitter, and request that all décor be free-standing and not affixed to walls, ceilings, or plants.  

*Please note that material costs are included for up to 15 children, any additional child participants will incur an additional materials fee.  

Fee $450 onsite; $300 virtual
Learn how to take care of some of Tower Hill’s strangest plants and use your imagination to create your own magical terrarium in this hands-on workshop. We will learn the basics of cacti and succulent care and each child will decorate their own mini terrarium using sand, stones, sea glass and more.  

Fee $450 onsite; $300 virtual 
Explore the magical world of fairies and gnomes on this birthday fantasy adventure. Come dressed in your finest magical attire and join in as we explore the trails, searching for signs of fairies or gnomes, and collecting natural materials for our magical friends. Each child will create their own fairy house or gnome home in a basket using natural materials.  

*Virtual parties will receive a list of suggested natural materials for participants to gather beforehand but kits will also include a preassembled bark house base in a basket and plenty of magical natural décor. Glue guns and adult participation is encouraged.  

Fee $350 onsite; Not offered virtually
Learn all about plants and their parts during this birthday botany celebration. We will take to the gardens and trails for a short walk as we explore the magical world of plants through hands on activities, games, investigations, stories, songs, and crafts. We will learn what plants need to survive and each child will create their own wildflower seed bombs to spread in their yard. 


Payment

A non-refundable $50 deposit is required at the time of contract signing in order to guarantee your party reservation. The remaining balance, plus taxes is due two weeks prior to your event date.  

Reservations
Please note that dates are limited, and parties must be booked at least two weeks in advance. For more information or to make a reservation call 508.869.6111 ext. 132 or email youtheducation@towerhillbg.org