Group Visits

Birthday Parties

Come play, come learn!
COME CELEBRATE!

Birthday parties at PCM are a great way to celebrate your special kid.

Choose one of our PCM birthday packages to create the perfect celebration. We have Birthday Kits to take home and create a PCM party or we have in person options too!
All packages are subject to state gathering regulations. Activity add-ons may be available. Members receive additional discounts!

Take Home Birthday Kits

The Birthday Kid

Member rate $35Non-member rate $50

Your own PCM Party in a box to celebrate your big day.
Send from a distance or celebrate your special day at home! Kit includes everything you need for a party (Candles, Cake Topper, Banner, Balloons, a PCM Birthday T-Shirt, and a Birthday Hat) and a Special PCM Activity with all the materials and instructions!

The Birthday Crew

Member rate $85Non-member rate $100

Similar to The Birthday Kid but with activities for your friends too! Share over a Zoom party or together socially distant. The Crew Kit includes everything you need for a party (Candles, Cake Topper, Banner, Balloons, a PCM Birthday T-Shirt, and Birthday Hats) and a Special PCM Activity with all the materials and instructions for 12 friends!

The Birthday Kid

Member rate $35
Non-member rate $50

Your own PCM Party in a box to celebrate your big day.
Send from a distance or celebrate your special day at home! Kit includes everything you need for a party (Candles, Cake Topper, Banner, Balloons, a PCM Birthday T-Shirt, and a Birthday Hat) and a Special PCM Activity with all the materials and instructions!

The Birthday Crew

Member rate $85
Non-member rate $100

Similar to The Birthday Kid but with activities for your friends too! Share over a Zoom party or together socially distant. The Crew Kit includes everything you need for a party (Candles, Cake Topper, Banner, Balloons, a PCM Birthday T-Shirt, and Birthday Hats) and a Special PCM Activity with all the materials and instructions for 12 friends!

In Person Parties

The Tailgater Party

Member rate $200Non-member rate $250
This is for a party of 10 children; additional children may be added for $12 each.

It’s a parking lot take over! Bring your friends and everyone will be able to participate in an outdoor group activity led by one of our educators. Not only do you get to create and make, you get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours, each subject to availability. This rental is for outdoor space and does not include access to the Museum exhibits. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

The Tailgater Party

Member rate $200
Non-member rate $250
This is for a party of 10 children; additional children may be added for $12 each.

It’s a parking lot take over! Bring your friends and everyone will be able to participate in an outdoor group activity led by one of our educators. Not only do you get to create and make, you get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours, each subject to availability. This rental is for outdoor space and does not include access to the Museum exhibits. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

THE EXHIBIT RENTAL

Member rate $450
Non-member rate $500
Maximum number of children and adults, subject to State Regulations.

Choose from Water Ways, Little Woods (children 4 and under), or the Children’s Garden for a private celebration for your pod. Not only do you get to play, you also get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours each subject to availability. Extended times and options are available for an additional fee. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

THE EXHIBIT RENTAL

Member rate $450Non-member rate $500
Maximum number of children and adults, subject to State Regulations.

Choose from Water Ways, Little Woods (children 4 and under), or the Children’s Garden for a private celebration for your pod. Not only do you get to play, you also get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours each subject to availability. Extended times and options are available for an additional fee. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

THE WHOLE MUSEUM RENTAL

Member rate $750 
Non-member rate $800
Maximum number of children and adults, subject to State Regulations.

You can have the whole Museum for a private celebration for your pod. Not only do you get to play, you also get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours each subject to availability. Extended times and options are available for an additional fee. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

THE WHOLE MUSEUM RENTAL

Member rate $750 Non-member rate $800
Maximum number of children and adults, subject to State Regulations.

You can have the whole Museum for a private celebration for your pod. Not only do you get to play, you also get a PCM Birthday T-Shirt! Rentals are for 1.5 hours each subject to availability. Extended times and options are available for an additional fee. Please contact us regarding food and beverage options.

Party Add-Ons

GATHERING SPACE

Member rate $75 | Non-member rate $100

Add another 45 minutes to allow your group to gather in our Children’s Garden or Assembly space. Maximum number in group subject to current state regulations.

GOODIE BAGS

Member rate $2.50 | Non-member rate $3

Give your guests something to remember your party by with some nonfood items! Price is per guest.

GOODIE GOODIE BAGS

Member rate $5 | Non-member rate $6

Ready to book your party?

Fill out our party inquiry form or send a detailed email including the date, time, age of child, number of guests for your party. Please allow 2 business days for a response. (Tuesday – Friday)
About Us

Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning for all through play, creativity, and exploration.

Hours and Admissions

Exhibits Closed
PCM’s exhibits are closed to the public until July 8, 2021 with the exception of vacation weeks. The Museum is available for birthday party and corporate rentals

All staff and visitors ages 2 and up must wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth at all times. No exceptions can be made to this policy. Bandanas and neck gaiters are not acceptable mask substitutes.

Group Visits

Providence Children’s Museum is the ideal place for school field trips, camp outings, homeschool and community group trips and Scout excursions.

About Play

While society often overlooks and undervalues play, we are here to celebrate and elevate it. Because we know play isn’t frivolous. It’s foundational.

For Families

Even though PCM is closed, we’ve collected an extensive resource of creative activities that will engage kids and their caregivers wherever you may be.

Become a Partner

PCM has brought the magic of learning to life for over 40 years. As a trusted resource for families and children in southern New England, PCM is an anchor in our community.

More than a Museum

PCM is committed to serving the children of southern New England – regardless of their financial ability. 40% of the Museum’s budget is dedicated to welcoming one-third of the Museum’s total audience free of charge or at greatly reduced rates through a variety of outreach programs.

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