Superhero Birthday Parties at NLM

Does your child love Superheroes?
We do, too!

Host your child’s next super birthday party at the National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia’s “Home for Heroes.”
Your child will dress like a superhero and work in a team with their invited guests to solve a Superhero scavenger hunt to help “Save the World!”

Our Party Package includes:
• Party Room (Education Center) for up to 25 people
• Group Photo
• Party Host for up to two hours
• Parking for the birthday parent/family
• All-day admission to the Museum for all invited guests
• Take-home party favor for every child

Cost*: $350 non-members; $300 members (Become a member now)
*This is a flat rate for up to 25 guests. Additional guests are $20 per person.
Please bring your own birthday cake, refreshments and paper goods.
Availability: Saturday and Sunday year round
Times: 10:30am to 12:30pm or 2pm to 4pm
Recommended for ages 5-12.

  • Please tell us about your party and provide two possible dates.

  • (Note: If more than 25, there will be an additional $20 charge per person.)
  • Thank you for choosing the National Liberty Museum to celebrate your child's birthday. We will get back to you shortly to confirm a date for your party. If you have any questions in the meantime, please email Jean Byrne at or call 215-925-2800, ext. 108.


We Can Be Heroes Exhibition –
Call to Artists

Philly Loves Bowie Week (January 3-12) is an annual volunteer production created by a family of committed fans of the superstar David Bowie who felt it was important to gather together as a community to celebrate a truly one-of-a-kind performer. The National Liberty Museum will be participating in these Bowie-themed events with an exhibition in our GlassAccess Gallery called, We Can Be Heroes.

Artists who use glass, clay, paint, pencil, video, and other materials are invited to submit their works which relate to the general theme of David Bowie. Learn more and apply to participate today.

Destined for the Stars
by Ricky Bernstein

Destined for the Stars, a solo exhibition of painted glass, aluminum, and mixed media wall-reliefs. will be on display in our GlassAccess Gallery from August 2 - December 2, 2019. In this limited-time show, artist Ricky Bernstein celebrates victories over life’s everyday challenges, making the point that we are all heroes in our own right. Don't miss the opportunity to see this colorful and imaginative display. Learn more.

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Read and Romp

Join us with your little learner, ages 2-6, for Read & Romp, an exciting hour of imaginative storytelling, interactive games, and creative crafts in the Museum’s galleries.

The upcoming Read & Romps will be held on Monday morning October 21. Check our events calendar for complete details.