Birthday Parties

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:

 

NEW! Mini Explorer Birthday Party 

 Daytime and After-Hour Parties available May 14, 2016 until January 22, 2017 (starts at $500)

Dig up some fun and explore our new birthday party packages at the Witte Museum! Introducing Mini Explorer Birthday Parties in conjunction with National Geographic Presents: Earth Explorers (opening September 24). Grab your compass and binoculars and take a journey to uncover hidden treasures!

·         The use of a private party room for three (3) hours

·         Admission for thirty (30) guests to the Witte Museum, H-E-B Body Adventure, the South Texas Heritage Center AND Earth Explorers (starting September 16)

·         Hands-on Activities for up to fifteen (15) children (ages 12 years and younger)

·         An explorer themed photo backdrop

·         A Birthday Party Coordinator on-site to check you into your party room and greet your guests

·         A special Witte drawstring bag and present for the Birthday Child

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

 

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

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

Please contact us by submitting an inquiry form, by phone at 210-357-1866, or by email at Events@WitteMuseum.org to schedule an appointment or for more information.

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