Virtual Parties

Introducing Virtual Birthday Parties!

…because no special day should be cancelled!

Celebrate your little one’s special day with any of the three 45-minute, educator-led Zoom programs shown below.

Virtual Party rates are $200 ($150 for Museum members) plus $5 per child for each party activity kit. Shipping cost to the party host’s home is an additional fee. Kit delivery is free to Niantic/East Lyme residents.

Contact parties@niantickids.org for more information!

Fossils to Footprints

Calling all junior paleontologists!

Party guests become “Junior Paleontologists” as they learn how fossils formed and about some unique adaptations prehistoric creatures may have had by virtually viewing our dinosaur fossil casts. Each child will have the opportunity to “excavate a rock” for a fossil of their very own. Kits come individually bagged for each child.

Party Activity Kit includes:

  • 1 fossil rock
  • excavating tools
  • materials for 1 dinosaur craft activity

Meet the Animals

Say hi to Bob, Mr. Rogers and friends!

Party guests will have the chance to virtually meet some of our Museum animals, learning a bit about some of the adaptations each animal has for surviving in their native habitats. We will also learn how our staff cares for each animal and have the chance to do 2 animal craft projects. Kits come individually bagged for each child.

Party Activity Kit includes:

  • Materials for 2 animal crafts
  • Museum animal coloring sheets

Wizarding Workshop

A Spell-binding Party!

Party guests join in a variety of spell-binding tasks as they participate in such activities as learning how to mix magical concoctions, creating and caring for magical creatures, and decorating their own wizard hats and wands. Kits come individually bagged for each child.

Party Activity Kit includes:

  • Wizard hat craft
  • Wand craft
  • Magical creature craft
  • 2 Wizarding experiments

Ready for a party right here at the Museum?

We have plenty of options to choose from! Book online to get started!

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