Parties & Rentals

Plan your next party or event at the Junior Museum and Zoo, or join us for one of our special events!

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your birthday at the Junior Museum & Zoo.  We provide fun science activities and a private room for your party. You supply the cake.

We have party options for children ages 3 and up. We also have special options for larger groups and older children. Please call the Museum front desk for information about special options.

To learn more or make a date request, please follow the links below. You may also call to find out about availability.

Party Coordinator: Ines Thiessen
Phone: (650) 329-2111
Fax: (650) 473-1965
funscience@cityofpaloalto.org

Upcoming Events

Super Family Sundays

A free event when the JMZ is open exclusively to families with children who have disabilities. Children with all disabilities are welcome, as well as parents, siblings and grandparents.  Come and meet zoo animals up-close. For more information about dates, times, and reservations, please visit our Super Family Sundays page.

Current updates, and cancelled or postponed events will be listed on the City’s dedicated webpage on the coronavirus situation.

Rentals

To rent the museum, or one of our rooms for your event please contact us at (650) 329-2111.