Carousel Museum Collection
In preparation for your year end tax donations, please consider donating to the Carousel Museum's transportation fund! Our permanent collection of carousel animals continues to grow each year. Donations to the collection have come from all over the United States including, Maine, Connecticut, New York, Kansas, Las Vegas, New Jersey, California, and New York. Your support of our transportation fund will help us get these animals to the Museum and into their forever home!
Children's Birthday Party Celebrations @ The Carousel Museum
Discover the most unique Birthday Party experience in Connecticut! Enjoy and share your child's special moment with friends and family while our professional staff provides two hours of magical birthday fun. Birthday party guests get unlimited rides on our indoor carousel, parents can explore our galleries, and you can add a creative experience in our art studio before singing and celebrating your child's special day.
2 hours of exclusive use of Art Studio (30 person capacity)
Unlimited rides on our indoor children's carousel for children up to 14 years old or up to 100 lbs (shared with Museum visitors).
A Dedicated staff person to oversee your birthday celebration from start to finish
Seating and tables
Red plastic table cloths
Your choice of: Carousel, Princess & Knight or Firefighter Craft
Cake, Snacks, + Drinks
Family and friends!
$200 for up to 20 participants
additional Participants $10 per person
Accompanying adults FREE
Parties of 30 or more people are considered a facility rental and can be
accommodated in the Ballroom please email us for more information.
Victorian Tea party $10.00 per child
Gift Bags $10 per bag
additional time (30 minute increments) $25 per half hour
Located on First floor adjacent to carousel
Holds up to 30 people
20 colorful children's stools
10 folding chairs
4, 8 foot rectangle tables
1, 6 foot rectangle table
access to small refrigerator
Kurieg Coffee maker (client must supply coffee and paper goods)
Large trash barrel with bags
Red plastic table coverings (client may supply others if desired)
Carousel crafts will be created by your guests so they will have a treat to bring home. Your party also features unlimited rides on the carousel. You bring the decorations, gifts, and food. We provide an age-appropriate program and magnificent setting that will delight your guests of all ages.
Days of Knights & Princesses
A medieval party will include a Royal craft and unlimited rides on our indoor carousel. You bring the decorations, gifts, and food. We provide an age-appropriate program and magical setting that will delight guests of all ages.
This party, held near the Museum of Fire History, will include fire hats for the children and a firefighter themed craft. Unlimited rides on the carousel for all guests. You bring the decorations, gifts, and food. We provide an age-appropriate program and an exciting setting that will delight your guests of all ages.
Victorian Tea Party + $10 per participant
A tea party will be created for your guests that includes designing floral hats that any Kentucky Derby attendee would be proud to wear! Unlimited rides on the carousel and our fairy-tale setting will set the perfect tone for this party. You bring the cake and we provide, tea, china teacups, and craft.
Fairy Party + $10 per participant
Create your own magical fairy party. Each guest will create and decorate a magical fairy house fairy wings as festive keepsakes to bring home. Children also recieve unlimited rides on our indoor carousel. You bring the cake and we provide crafts and the fun.
STEAM Block Building Party + $10 per participant
A science birthday party is a fantastic way to celebrate your STEAM minded child’s special day! Unlimited rides on the carousel. A series of group LEGO building block challenges will be lead by our birthday staff. Each child will also receive a keepsake mini-kit to build at home. You bring the cake and we provide the fun!