Birthday Parties

You’re busy. Why not let us help you and scratch one thing off your to-do list: planning the perfect birthday bash for your budding scientist.

The Party Smarty birthday party program at HMNS is your one-stop-shop for party planning – from selecting a theme and deciding on décor to securing activities and entertainment, we’ve got you covered.

Party Smarty – Birthdays with a little Brain Power!

Do you live in the Sugar Land area and want to keep your child’s birthday party close to home? Party Smarty is conveniently available at HMNS at Sugar Land.

The health and safety of our guests and patrons is always our first priority. This year, in light of COVID-19, HMNS and the Party Smarty program is updating safety and health procedures, informed by current recommendations from local, state and federal health officials, agencies and authorities.

Guidelines and Changes to 2021 Birthday Party Operations

Basic Party Smarty Package

Party Smarty is about more than cake and candles. We make it our mission for your child to have an…

Deluxe Party Smarty Package

Partysaurus  Party among prehistoric beasts in HMNS’ expansive Hall of Paleontology and enjoy a spectacular view from above. For 2.5…

Birthday Booking Info

Payment 50% of fee must be paid at time of booking with the remainder to be paid within 7 days…


General Party Questions: Food Party Crafts: Add-ons: Party Head-Count: Parking: Refunds:  

Start Your Booking

Fill out the following form or email to begin booking your party. Someone will get back with you as soon…


The Houston Museum of Natural Science is proud to host birthday parties for children of all ages and abilities. Our…

HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
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George Observatory

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Needville, Texas 77461
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