Private Events

Children's Birthday Parties

  • ‼️ PLEASE NOTE ‼️🎫 MUSEUM admission 🎫 is available with 24-hour advance online ticketing only. ‼️ New WINTER HOURS Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 4pm and Sunday 1 to 4pm.

Book a fun and artistic birthday party for your child at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme.

To book a party contact Julie Riggs, Museum Educator, for more information and date/time availability at (860) 434-5542, ext. 123 or email Julie.

Parties include:

Child-friendly guided tours by the Museum Educators

Hands-on arts and crafts projects led by Museum Educators

Use of the Hartman Education Center for food, cake, and presents (not included).


$250 for up to 10 children including birthday boy/girl.

$10 each additional child guest. No charge for adult visitors.

Party times available Monday-Friday in the afternoon.

Birthday activities schedule for up to 2 hours.

$50 for each additional half-hour.