Facility Rentals & Event Hosting

Have your next event at the museum! Get exclusive access to the museum for family reunions, daily meetings, corporate events, holiday and cocktail parties, special events and much more.
 
Exhibition Hall
11,000 square foot space with a beautiful panoramic view of downtown Omaha
Fits 860 people standing, 500 people in stadium-style seating, or 400 people seated at round tables

Two adjoining Activity Rooms
Seats 60 people at 6-foot tables or 75 people standing

Performance Gallery
Intimate space for cocktails, appetizers, or whatever your event requires

If you are interested in a birthday party at Omaha Children's Museum, click here.

 
Rent the entire museum
$1,500 (non-profit rental fee is $1,000)

Have the museum open after-hours just for your group! The entire museum is staffed and open for play for you and your guests. Invite as many people from your organization as you like*. This option is available after the museum's regular operating hours. Open spaces include Imagination Playground early childhood area, Creative Arts Center, Charlie Campbell Science & Technology Center as well as the upstairs traveling exhibit gallery. Go to the Special Exhibits page for traveling exhibit schedule.

The entire museum rental gives you flexibility to have your group occupy the entire museum. If you require food, you can work with the caterer of your choice or with our preferred vendors.

*Entire museum capacity is 1,800 
 
Rent the first floor
$1,200 (non-profit rental fee is $800)

Enjoy access to the first floor exhibits during an exclusive after-hours event! Exhibits are staffed and open for play just for you and your guests. Invite as many people from your organization as you like*. Open spaces include Imagination Playground early childhood area, Creative Arts Center, Charlie Campbell Science & Technology Center.

*First-floor capacity is 1,300.

Make your event more memorable
Rental add-ons include:
Unlimited Carousel Rides - $250*
Unlimited Train Rides - $250*
Unlimited Train and Carousel Combo - $350*
Science Shows - $50* (The Amazing Bubble Show or Whiz Bang Super Science Show)
*Subject to availability. Please check with Sales Department for more details.

Special holiday rentals
Plan a holiday party that will wow a crowd! The museum's seasonal exhibits are available for event rentals. Character appearances are available too, just ask the sales department for details.

Cobweb Castle
Available: Month of October

Santa's Magic
Available: Black Friday through December 23.
 
Contact
For more information or to book your event at Omaha Children's Museum, please contact us by e-mail or at (402) 342-6164 ext. 410.