Facility Rental

Host your next event at The Iowa Children's Museum!

The Iowa Children's Museum is the perfect place to host your next special event, exclusive birthday party, office party or meeting. The engaging hands-on exhibits, large theatre area, and colorful private party rooms provide an environment that will delight all your guests...whether it's a meeting for 25 or a party for 250! Host an adults only party, or by all means, include the kids for a unique family event that will provide SERIOUS FUN!

We know kids love The Iowa Children's Museum, but imagine the fun adults can have! It's a great way to boost employee morale, hold a creative planning session, or throw a unique 'over the hill' birthday party! Let your imagination run wild - the possibilities are endless! And the choice is yours...rent one of our private rooms, the theatre, or the entire museum!



Exclusive Museum Rental ( The entire facility to yourselves!)

  • $1000 for 4 hours, for up to 100 people
  • $100 for each additional hour
  • Additional fee for over 100 people ($3/person)
  • Free museum play for all guests!
  • Available after 6:30pm

Theatre Only Rental (for up to 100 people)

  • $350 a day during museum hours
  • $500 for up to 4 hours after museum hours
  • Available Sunday-Thursday

Private Party Room

  • $150 a day, up to 30 people
  • Available Monday-Friday

Special Activities Available

  • $50 per hour (face painting and hands-on children's activities facilitated by Museum staff
  • $3.50 per person for Museum play

Catering welcome. Subject to availability. Prices subject to change. Custom packages available.

For more information about museum rentals and availability, please contact Deb at 319.625.6255 ext. 210 or email ddunkhase@theicm.org.