National Geographic Events

Washington, D.C.

Young Explorer Birthday Parties

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Celebrate your little explorer’s birthday at the National Geographic Museum!
Bookings available on weekends for explorers aged 5–12.

What’s included?
• Two hours of party space rental in a private room
• Hands-on archaeology project, dress up, and other games
• Tour and scavenger hunt in the exhibition A New Age of Exploration led by National Geographic staff
• Parking permit for host of party on scheduled day
• Goody bags for each guest filled with gear for exploring
• Explorer Birthday Party group photo and personalized certificate for birthday boy or girl

Call 202–857-7154 to book your party or for more information.

Cost: Deposit of $375 for first 10 children, included 2 adult chaperones.
$20 per additional child, and additional adult admission tickets $9
Group size: For groups 10+, must have 2 adult chaperones per 10 children (included in deposit).

Registration: Deposits must be received to hold date. To register please call 202–857-7154. You will receive an email from the National Geographic staff the week before your party to confirm the number of children attending and to finalize payment.

Cancellation and Transfer Policies:
Cancellations received up to four weeks in advance of the party date will receive a 75% refund.

Transfers received four weeks before the scheduled party date will be charged a 10-percent administrative fee. Requests for transfers will be accommodated as schedule availability allows.


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