Waterloo Center for the Arts

Discover, Learn and Create at the Phelps Youth Pavilion

Where art launches a world of wonder, discovery and learning!

The Phelps Youth Pavilion is a children’s museum filled with creative, hands-on experiences, from simple drawing and painting projects to magical high-tech adventures. With over 40 interactive exhibits, learning about art and culture has never been so much fun!

Hours

*We are temporarily closed

• Daily Admission

$5 Per Person FREE for members and kids under the age of 1

• Dollar Days

$1 Admission on the 3rd Thursday of every month, and we’re open until 8PM

• Saver Sundays

$3 Admission every Sunday

• Memberships

Members are treated like VIPs with free admission, discounts on classes, birthday parties, 1/2 price admission to over 200 other children’s museums, among other great benefits.

Members make things happen at the Waterloo Center for the Arts.

Celebrating a Birthday? Spend it with Us!

Create special memories with family at your Phelps Youth Pavilion Birthday Party! Plan to bring one adult for every six children. 
Become a member and receive 20% off!

Includes birthday child, 15 children and 3 adults
– Use of a private room for 2 hours
– All day access to the Pavilion
– Access to a refrigerator and freezer
– Self-directed birthday craft kit

Includes birthday child, 20 children and 4 adults
– Use of a private room for 2 hours with a Birthday Buddy staff member
– All day access to the Pavilion
– Access to a refrigerator and freezer
– Paper goods provided
– A fun make-and-take birthday craft during your party

Includes birthday child, 30 children and 5 adults
– Includes everything in the Silver Package PLUS free passes for each child for a return visit

Want to Book a Party? Send us a Message!