Wonderscope After Hours

Wonderscope is a great place to host your after-hours party or gathering!

Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City can be yours for an evening!

  • School family nights
  • Fundraisers
  • Neighborhood block parties
  • Events for Girl Scout Service Units or Cub Scout Packs
  • Birthday parties
  • Meetings
  • Exclusive use of the entire museum for you and your guests
  • 30 minutes to set up for your event and 15 minutes to clean up after your event

Please note that the 10% member discount for birthdays only applies to birthday parties scheduled during regular business hours.

After-Hour Event Details

  • 2 Hour Event = $375
  • 3 Hour Event = $500

All events include 30 minutes before and 15 minutes after for set up and clean up.

A $150 non refundable deposit is required to secure the date and time of your reservation. The deposit applies toward the total cost of your event.

Additional time can be added after 3 hours at a cost of $75.00 for each thirty minutes and must be requested prior to your event.

All fees must be paid before your after-hours event.

An after-hours event is a facility rental of the entire museum. It will be exclusively reserved for you and your guests. Two museum staff members will be on site throughout to answer any questions you may have. You are responsible for any additional set up for your party/event. You may arrive up to 30 minutes before your reserved time for setup in the party and stay up to 15 minutes after your party for clean up at no additional cost. You may bring in food and drink, decorations, party bags, and other items you need.

No alcoholic drinks,  microwaves, crockpots, pinatas, confetti or silly string are permitted.

Wonderscope asks that you respect the Guidelines for Fun and Safe Play while at the museum:
– always use walking feet, NO RUNNING
– keep your shoes on at all times
– all children under the age of 16 years MUST be accompanied and supervised by an adult
– children and adults MUST stay together
always use your helping hands to put things back where they belong!

If Wonderscope staff feels that the rules are not being adhered to, Wonderscope reserves the right to close exhibit rooms and if necessary end the party early.  Some rooms will start closing 10 minutes before the end of the designated time.

You and your guests will have a wonderful time together at Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City!

To reserve Wonderscope for your event please call 913.287.8888 or email info@wonderscope.org . You can also mail or fax us the form:

Wonderscope CMKC
Attn: Reservations
5700 King
Shawnee, KS 66203
Fax: (913) 268-4608

After Hours Reservation Form