Birthday Parties

Witte Birthday Parties
Celebrate your child’s special day at the Witte Museum! Treat your guests to a spectacular time exploring exhibits while you learn about South Texas heritage, natural history, science, and test your strength in the H-E-B Body Adventure. We offer two types of parties:
 

Witte Birthday Party Spectacular…

A Mammoth-Sized Celebration!

Travel back in time at the Witte Museum for our new children’s “Ice Age” Party package add-on available May 23 through September 7, 2015 in conjunction with the traveling exhibition Discover the Ice Age. Witte Birthday Party Spectacular packages start at $210.

There are two exciting options available:

The Woolly Mammoth Party Add-on (starts at $150)

  • A Woolly Mammoth toy, prehistoric goodie bag, and a drawstring bag for the birthday child
  • Prehistoric goodie bags for party guests 12 years and younger
  • An Ice Age themed photo back drop in the party space
  • Admission into the special exhibit Discover the Ice Age for party guests
  • Note: This package can be added on to any Witte Birthday Party Spectacular

Prehistoric Ice Age Party Package ($500)

  • All of the features of the Woolly Mammoth Party Add-On plus…..
  • One (1) additional hour of party time
  • Special reserved outdoor party site along the San Antonio River
  • A personal Witte Program Presenter to facilitate the prehistoric activities
  • Prehistoric activities for guests 12 years and younger to take home: (select one)
    • Make Tar Slime!
    • Create an Ice Age Creature
    • Make your own Cave Painting 

 

H-E-B Body Adventure: Mini Chefs After-Hours Birthday Parties  

With a dash of laughter and a sprinkle of fun we are cooking up a recipe for a yummy good time!  Children will take their celebration to the next level when they tie back their hair and roll up their sleeves!

Your party will include :

  • Mini Chef activities for up to thirty (30) children (ages 12 years and younger):

    • Guided hands-on children’s cooking class in the Demo Kitchen

    • A Witte Program Presenter will teach the children about kitchen safety while letting them create their own healthy masterpiece to eat

    • A souvenir apron to wear and take home

  • Admission for sixty (60) guests and two (2) hours of private after-hour use of the H-E-B Body Adventure

  • Access to all H-E-B Body Adventure exhibits, including H-E-Buddy SkyCycle® and Mt. Witte Climbing Wall (for an additional charge)

  • A special Witte drawstring bag for the Birthday child*

  • Party guests 12 years and younger will receive a collectible Witte pencil

  • The use of a private party room for two (2) hours

  • Admission for thirty (30) guests to the Witte Museum, H-E-B Body Adventure and the South Texas Heritage Center

  • Use of an adventure wagon for load-in and load out

*If there is more than one birthday child additional Witte drawstring bags are available for $10 each 
 

Rates:

  • $500 Mini Chef Party: includes admission for up to sixty (60) people and up to thirty (30) souvenir aprons for guests 12 years and younger. For each additional guest over 60 there will be a fee of $15 per person; children under the age of three and Witte Members are not counted towards your guest count

  • A 50% non-refundable deposit is required at the time the reservation is made to secure party space and time slot

  • $50 to staff the H·E·Buddy SkyCycle®

  • $100 to staff the Mt. Witte climbing wall

  • $10 for each additional birthday child

  • Additional souvenir aprons are $5 each

 

Party Times: 

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday: 6 p.m.–8 p.m. 

*You may arrive up to 1/2 hour before scheduled party time to set up

 

DAYTIME BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Your party will include :

  • The use of a private party room for two (2) hours

  • Admission for thirty (30) guests to the Witte Museum,  H-E-B Body Adventure, and the South Texas Heritage Center

  • A Birthday Party Coordinator on-site to check you into your party room and greet your guests.  The Birthday Party Coordinator will check in on the party throughout the duration of the event and meet with you at the end of the party to settle the final balance

  • A special Witte drawstring bag for the Birthday child*

  • Party guests 12 years and younger will receive a collectible Witte pencil

  • The use of a private party room for two (2) hours

  • Admission for thirty (30) guests to the Witte Museum, H-E-B Body Adventure and the South Texas Heritage Center

  • Use of an adventure wagon for load-in and load out

*If there is more than one birthday child additional Witte drawstring bags are available for $10 each 
 

Rates:

  • $210 for Witte members; includes general admission for up to thirty (30) guests. To receive your Witte membership discount you must bring your membership card the day of the party

  • $285 for non-Witte members; includes general admission for up to thirty (30) guests

  • For each additional guest over thirty (30) there will be a fee of $8.50 per person; children under the age of three and Witte Members are not counted towards your guest count.

 

Party Times:

  • Saturday: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1 p.m.- 3 p.m.

*You may arrive up to 1/2 hour before scheduled party time to set up

 

 

Please call 210.357.1866 to verify availability of a specific date or for more information.

 

 

Download the Birthday Party Brochure

Download the Birthday Party FAQ’s

 

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