BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Stellar birthday parties are one of the things we do best. Celebrate and watch some out-of-this world science demonstrations and explore the galleries. What better way to honor another year of growth than with a creative, hands-on experience unlike any other?

Discovery Center of Idaho makes your birthday party planning easy. The entertainment is built into the facility. All you have to do is follow the steps below, sit back, relax, and let us do the rest!

Reservations are available on Saturdays and Sundays. We suggest scheduling at least three weeks in advance, if possible.

HOW TO SCHEDULE A BIRTHDAY: 

  1. Click the link to the right (under 'Request your Party') and fill out form.
  2. Our Reservation Specialist will contact you soon!
  3. Receive a confirmation and reply within 1 week.
  4. Print and send out invitations! Check them out by click the PDF to the right.
  5. Come to the Center and have fun!

FUN YOU CAN FEEL GOOD ABOUT

BASIC BIRTHDAY PARTIES - $290 AND $240 FOR MEMBERS ($12 - 14.50/PERSON) FOR 20 OF YOUR NEAREST & DEAREST

  • Printable invitations
  • A friendly party host
  • Access to our private birthday room for 1.5 hours
  • Basic table cloths and flatware (color of your choosing)
  • Our most popular demonstration - Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream for all of your guests to enjoy
  • Built in entertainment - full access to the entire center
  • Party favors for each guest
  • 15 minutes before and after your start time to set up and take down any additional decorations and supplies you decide to bring

EXCLUSIVE BIRTHDAY PARTIES - $500 FOR EXCLUSIVE ACCESS FOR YOU AND 40 OF YOUR FRIENDS*

  • Want the Center to yourself? Not a problem! Our Exclusive Birthday Party Package allows you to rent the entire facility for you and 40 guests for 2 hours on Sundays .

*Regular admission fees apply for all additional guests.

REQUEST YOUR PARTY

Fill out this online form to get the party started!

INVITATIONS

Download your Discovery Center-themed invites for your party and print at home!

GOT QUESTIONS?

Please call 208-287-4220 or email frontdesk@dcidaho.org for more information.

HOST YOUR NEXT BIRTHDAY PARTY HERE AT THE CENTER

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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NERD HERD

THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

Do you love the Discovery Center? Do you want to support school field trips, in-house produced exhibitions, and STEM education in Idaho? Join Nerd Herd!

Nerd Herd is the Discovery Center's monthly giving program. The donations we receive through Nerd Herd directly support the Discovery Center's mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in science, technology, engineering, and math. Support the Discovery Center every day of the year with Nerd Herd.

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BECOME A MEMBER

JOIN TODAY

Discovery Center membership is a rewarding experience for you and your family. Become a member and attend sneak previews of our new exhibitions, receive discounts on camps and birthday parties, and enjoy the Discovery Center every day of the year.

Join today and become part of our community. Together, we can achieve our mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in STEM.

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CALL

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries and
    Membership Information
    webmail@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Mon - Sat • 10am - 5pm
    Sunday • Noon - 5pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Infants Under 2 • FREE
    Youth 2-17 • $14
    Adults 18+ • $18
    Sunday Funday • N/A Military Personnel • $1 Off

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