Birthday Parties 2020-08-07T17:10:56+00:00

Planning a birthday party?  Look no further than the Museum Academy’s spacious classrooms overlooking the pond in Big Spring Park!  Available Tuesday through Saturday during normal business hours, unless an art class is in session.

The Education Department will arrange for a qualified art instructor and all the art supplies for a hands-on art activity for the party guests. Please contact the Museum’s Education Department at least two weeks in advance.

Birthday Party fees are due at the time of booking and cover up to 12 children.  Additional children are $10 each.

  • Museum Members = $215
  • Non-Members = $230

Huntsville Museum of Art provides:

  • Museum Academy Art Classroom for a 1 and 1/2 hour party which includes a 50-minute art activity (led by an art instructor), then party time!
  • Children will have a work of art to take home.

You provide:

  • Invitations, decorations, and refreshments: cake, drinks, and paper products. (Note: Wax candles may be used on the birthday cake, accompanied by adult supervision in classroom area only.)
  • Minimum of 8 and Maximum of 15 party guests 3 years old and up (excluding parents).
  • Clean-up after party. The Museum will provide trash receptacles.You may begin to set-up for your party up to 30-minutes before your party time.
To schedule a Happy Birthday! Art Museum Party or for more detailed information, please contact Laura E. Smith, Director of Education/Museum Academy at 256.535.6372 or e-mail: [email protected].

Party Theme Options:

Option 1: Young-at-Art
(For ages 3 & up)
Categories Include:
  • Stories in Art
  • Pirates & Princesses
  • Gardens, Fairies & Gnomes
Option 2: Studio MasterWorks!
(For ages 6 & up)
Categories Include:
  • Artrageous Hot-Rods & Flags
  • Kaleidoscope of Color
  • Animal/Floral Landscapes
Option 3: Hands-On Art
(For ages 7 & up)
Categories Include:
  • Animal-funtastic!
  • PaperWorks (Origami, Paper Planes, Paper Hats)
  • Be-dazzled Jewelry Making