Rent the Facility 

If you are planning a group event, consider holding it at LNC. Your guests will enjoy a pleasant setting surrounded by nature with window views of the adjoining forest. Our facility has kitchen accommodations, indoor and outdoor seating areas, and room for as many as 62 guests with table and chairs or one hundred guests standing.  

For more information or to schedule rentals for a group events, you may contact our office resource coordinator  at or 502-458-1328.


Birthday Parties 

Looking for an unforgettable experience for your next birthday celebration?

Louisville Nature Center has the perfect birthday party package for your child and their friends.

Our birthday programs include:

  • Parties are 2 hours long

  • An hour and a half program and outdoor activity led by a LNC Educator

  • The remaining 30 minutes is your time for other activities

  • 30 minutes prior for set up and 30 minutes after for clean up

Birthday parties at the Louisville Nature Center are designed for young nature lovers!

You Rock!!!

  • Put on your geology hat and let's talk about rocks. Investigate the properties of those Earth materials and take a close look at rock varieties.

CSI - Critter Scene Investigations

  • Learn some cool facts about animals native to Kentucky. Identify animal tracks.

Scaly and Slimy

  • Meet some of our resident scaly and slimy critters. Get to know the unique features that makes them special.

Totally Buggin'

  • How many legs did you say that thing has? Meet some of our resident creepy crawly critters. Discover some of the bugs that live around the Louisville Nature Center.


Don't see exactly what you are looking for?? Ask Us!! We will work with you to customize a party experience you won't forget!


The party is recommended for a maximum group size of 15 children; and guests' parents are welcome to join the party. The hosts are provided a half hour before the party to decorate the party room.

For information on birthday parties, you may contact our education coordinator Tank Percentie at or call LNC at (502) 458-1328 to reserve your birthday party date!

The cost is $125 for LNC members and $150 for non-members.

Cancellation Policy: Fees cannot be refunded if you cancel.