Birthday Parties

Plan an unforgettable fossil collecting party at Penn Dixie! Parties are led by trained staff who facilitate the experience and do all the setup and cleanup. Parties comprise 1) one hour of refreshments in our party area and 2) a guided fossil collecting expedition. Guests take home any fossils they collect. Complete the form below to start your birthday adventure!

Dates/Times: Available daily. Two booking times are available each day: 11 am – 1 pm and 2 pm – 4 pm. 

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PackagesTier 1 (Up to 15 Children)Tier 2 (Up to 30 Children)
Golden Trilobite$250$340
Horn Coral$145$185

Horn Coral: Includes a guided fossil collecting expedition, site access for all children, and a special gift for the birthday boy or girl. You supply the rest!

Brachiopod: Horn Coral Package plus fossil collecting bags and Penn Dixie-themed party favors for all children.

Golden Trilobite: Brachiopod Package plus pizza and juice for all children. We also include plates, napkins, and tablecloths.

A $50 deposit is required upon booking. Penn Dixie members receive a 15% discount on all birthday parties. Prices listed do not include sales tax (8.75%).

Pandemic Policies: To ensure the safety of your guests and our employees, new safety measures are in place for parties in 2022:

  • Masks are recommended for unvaccinated guests and children in high traffic areas such as check-in and on tours.
  • Masks are optional for all vaccinated patrons.
  • Patrons feeling ill or recently diagnosed with COVID-19 should not attend. Unvaccinated patrons are at risk for contracting the virus and, particularly when traveling, should monitor themselves for flu-like symptoms.