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Virtual Birthday Parties!

Celebrate your child's birthday party virtually with the Children's Science Center Lab! Led by a STEM Educator, guests can gather for a party full of excitement, laughter, and fun, all while maintaining physical distance and safety.  Our experienced STEM Educators will facilitate your chosen demonstration and chosen hands-on activity. A list of supplies will be sent along with a party invitation so guests can follow along at home.



  • Check in, allow time for everyone to arrive (5 minutes)
  • Icebreaker game (5 - 10 minutes)
  • Chosen Demonstration (10 - 15 minutes/ 20 minutes if an Animal Encounter is chosen)
  • Chosen Activity (10 - 15 minutes)
  • Sing Happy Birthday/Wrap up (last 10 - 15 minutes of time)
  • Birthday Kit for the birthday child which includes a Children's Science Center shirt, a coupon for free admission to the Lab when it reopens, and all the materials needed for the chosen activity


Saturday: 1:00pm and 3:00pm

Sunday: 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm

Weekdays: Please contact to inquire.


$125 for a Birthday Party Package. (Ages 6+)
$175 for a Birthday Party with an Animal Encounter Package. (Ages 6+)
$175 for a Birthday Party with Escape the Lab Package. (Ages 8+)

Children’s Science Center Lab members get $25 off!

Book Your Party

Party Policies

  • We recommend 20 "screens" as the optimum number for the most engaging participation, however there is no limit.

  • Full payment is required at the time of reservation. Payments are non-refundable.

  • Reservations are required two weeks in advance. Your reservation is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please email us at

  • Curbside pick up for the Birthday Kit will be available at our Lab the week before the party.

  • You will receive an invitation that can be sent to your guests with a Zoom link. You may provide your own Zoom link if you want the party to continue longer the designated package time, or we may provide one for you.

Questions?  Call us at (703) 648-3130.
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