Book A Special Event

Join us at one of our Museums for a birthday party, special celebration, private event, or corporate meeting!

Bring your family, friends, or colleagues together in our venue inspired by play. Children’s Museum of Tacoma and Children’s Museum at JBLM are now open to host your next special event. Our museums offer spaces for work or play with amenities all at an affordable price.

Inquire about reserving your special event by filling out our form, sending an email, or giving us a call at 253.627.6031 ext 230. Due to the nature of reservations, we are best reached by email.

**Museum members get 10% off all reservations**
**Military families receive 10% off reservations**

Contact us to reserve a date for your special event

Now accepting applications for preschool

Children’s Museum of Tacoma Rates

Children’s Museum at JBLM Rates

Rates for events outside of operating hours

Children’s Museum of Tacoma

  • 2.5 hour event blocks.
  • Can be booked for multiple 2.5 hour blocks.
  • Each 2.5 hour block includes your set up and break down time.
  • 125 person capacity
    • $400 for up to 50 people
    • $800 for up to 125 people
  • Food services can be set up in the café/lobby – no food allowed in the galleries.
  • Alcohol is not allowed on the premises.

Children’s Museum at JBLM

  • 2.5 hour event blocks.
  • Can be booked for multiple 2.5 hour blocks.
  • Each 2.5 hour block includes your set up and break down time.
  • 200 person capacity
    • $400 for up to 80 people
    • $800 for up to 200 people
  • Food services can be set up in the café/lobby – no food allowed in the galleries.
  • Alcohol is not allowed on the premises.

Rates for events during operating hours

Children’s Museum of Tacoma

  • $200 for up to 30 people.
  • 90-minute event blocks.
  • Includes set up and break down in that 90 minutes.
  • Food and beverages are allowed in the program rooms.
  • Alcohol is not allowed on the premises.

Children’s Museum at JBLM

  • $200 for up to 30 people.
  • 90-minute event blocks.
  • Includes set up and break down in that 90 minutes.
  • Food and beverages are allowed in the program rooms.
  • Alcohol is not allowed on the premises.

Children’s Museum of Tacoma Rates

Rates for events outside of operating hours

Children’s Museum of Tacoma

  • 2.5 hour event blocks.
  • Can be booked for multiple 2.5 hour blocks.
  • Each 2.5 hour block includes your set up and break down time.
  • 125 person capacity
    • $400 for up to 50 people
    • $800 for up to 125 people
  • Food services can be set up in the café/lobby – no food allowed in the galleries.

Rates for events during operating hours

Children’s Museum of Tacoma

  • $200 for up to 30 people.
  • 90 minute event blocks.
  • Includes set up and break down in that 90 minutes.
  • Masking rules from governor apply while in room. All guests must wear masks in lobby and galleries.
  • Food and beverages are allowed in the program rooms.

Children’s Museum at JBLM Rates

Rates for events outside of operating hours

Children’s Museum of Tacoma

  • 2.5 hour event blocks.
  • Can be booked for multiple 2.5 hour blocks.
  • Each 2.5 hour block includes your set up and break down time.
  • 125 person capacity
    • $400 for up to 50 people
    • $800 for up to 125 people
  • Food services can be set up in the café/lobby – no food allowed in the galleries.

Rates for events during operating hours

Children’s Museum at JBLM

  • $200 for up to 25 people.
  • 90 minute event blocks.
  • Includes set up and break down in that 90 minutes.
  • Masking rules from governor apply while in room. All guests must wear masks in lobby and galleries.
  • Food and beverages are allowed in the program rooms.
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