Private Events

Children's Birthday Parties

  • Please note the following upcoming closures: Café Flo will be closed Friday, June 14 for a Museum event. The Museum & Café will be closed Wednesday, June 19 in observance of Juneteenth.

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, Manager of Youth Education and Outreach, for more information and date/time availability at 860.434.5542, x123 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).


$300 for up to 10 children including birthday child.

$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.