Children's Museum of South Dakota

Preschool Party Options

Hands-on fun for 3- to 5-year-olds

Our preschool birthday party options are designed for active preschoolers. These playful parties offer hands-on experiences that spark creativity, fuel imagination, and embrace a sense of wonder. All birthday parties at the Children's Museum of South Dakota are led by a facilitator trained in early childhood or elementary education.


Sensational Birthday Party

  • Paint with your friends at a large easel.
  • Design your own clay masterpiece as a keepsake.
  • Use your imagination at Creation Station with glitter paint and play-dough.
  • Explore the Sensory Station with three-different hands-on experiences.
  • Create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece using a variety of materials at the craft table.

Dinosaur Birthday Party

  • Have a roaring good time doing the Dinosaur Hokey Pokey.
  • Excavate your own dinosaur egg revealing a baby dinosaur keepsake.
  • Be a paleontologist and explore different fossils in a dinosaur dig.
  • Meet and play with Kota, our animatronic baby triceratops.
  • Feed the T-Rex party game.
  • Design your own masterpiece by painting with dinosaur feet.
  • Mold your own bones to create a T-Rex fossil.

Science Birthday Party 

  • Be blown away as you play with our wind tunnel
  • Unleash the wonder of science by erupting fizzy bubbles.
  • Explore and build with magnets.
  • Spark a sense of wonder with our circuit Legos
  • Use your creativity to code a path for our Code-a-pillars
  • Explore light and color at our light table.