Group Visits

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  • Book A Group Visit

    Save 20% when booking for a group visit of 15 people or more! Group visit bookings must be reserved in advanced. Available Monday through Friday only. Group visit tickets are valid all day during museum hours.

    Optional Add-on: Lunch Room Rental: $25.00 for ½ hour in one of our Community Rooms.

    For field trip inquiries, check our field trip rates and options.

  • Self-Guided

    Group visits are self-guided through our 17 interactive exhibits.

  • Required Chaperones

    0-3 year olds – 1 Adult: 3 Children
    4-7 year olds – 1 Adult: 5 Children
    8+ year olds – 1 Adult: 8 Children

  • Rates

    $11.00/child or adult
    Infants 12 months and under are free

  • Reservation Process

    Planning a group visit to Pretend City is easy with our step-by-step instructions. All reservations are subject to availability on a first come, first serve basis. All reservations will be processed within 7 days of receipt of the reservation packet

  • Step 1

    Download and complete the Group Visit Reservation Packet.

  • Step 2

    Return the completed packet and $50 non-refundable deposit via

    1. Email Larissa Benfer at

    2. Or mail to: Pretend City Children’s Museum, Attn: Group Visit, 29 Hubble, Irvine, CA 92618

  • Step 3

    Upon Pretend City’s receipt of your Group Visit Reservation Packet and deposit we will contact you via email with a Deposit Confirmation & Invoice. This will include your final payment due date and invoice. Final payment and final count are due 2 weeks (groups 15-30) or 3 weeks (groups 31-60) weeks prior to your visit date.

  • Step 4

    Once final payment has been received, a final confirmation will be sent to you via email. This will include your receipt, full itinerary, bus parking map, and chaperone instructions. Your reservation will be confirmed after you receive the final confirmation.

  • Contact

    For questions, please call our Group Sales Coordinator at 949.428.3900 ext. 202. You can also email Larissa Benfer at