Spooktacular Science Halloween Party 2014

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Open Late Wednesdays

Open Late WednesdaysThe Discovery Centre is now open until 8:00 on Wednesdays. More Info

Birthday Parties

Birthday PartiesAvailable on Saturday or Sunday throughout the year, birthday parties allow your child to be the star with any one of three astronomy-themed packages. More Info

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Venue Rental

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Tony Hawk | Rad Science

Tony Hawk | Rad Science More Info

The 12th Annual Discovery Awards, one of the most prestigious events in Nova Scotia. Find out more...

The Discovery Centre will be CLOSED from 10am – 1pm on Oct 26th for a Private Function. We will be open for the public at 1 – 5pm. Normal hours will resume on Monday. We apologize for the inconvenience.



Located in downtown Halifax, the Discovery Centre is Nova Scotia’s only hands-on science centre. With a mission to make science interesting, enjoyable and interactive, it’s the smartest place to play!

The Discovery Centre features dynamic travelling and permanent exhibitions, a state-of-the-art digital planetarium, high-definition films, live science demonstrations and interesting science programs for all ages.

The on-site Discovery Shop, stocked with educational toys and games, is the perfect place to shop for your little Einstein.

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