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Host a memorable event that invokes curiosity!

Located on Halifax, Nova Scotia’s waterfront, the new Discovery Centre brings STEAM subjects to life through fun and interactive learning experiences. Featuring a modern design with 200+ exhibits spread over 40,000 square feet; the Discovery Centre offers a range of innovative spaces to host your next event. With capacity to accommodate up to 900 guests, the Centre provides unique features that will sure to inspire and entertain. Create an event experience with an array of options such as a private evening to discover the entire Centre or host a cocktail reception in one of four gallery settings. Guests can enjoy hands-on exhibits, an evening under the stars and one of a kind entertainment through live science demonstrations. Whatever your needs, our events team will ensure an unforgettable experience and smooth execution.


  • Meeting facilities
  • Interactive exhibits & STEAM Facilitator-led experiences
  • Licensed catering
  • Technical Equipment & Wi-fi
  • Harbourfront views
  • Wheelchair accessible & Elevator
  • Family friendly
  • Gift shop


RCR Hospitality Group is the exclusive food and beverage provider for the Discovery Centre. RCR Hospitality is well known for their catering experience and passion for creating memorable events. Their chefs will work closely with you in designing your menu. You can be sure that the food, beverage, and service will fit your event to a “T”. Let your imagination soar with these sample menus.

Technology & Equipment

The Discovery Centre has a range of static and portable AV solutions to suit your needs. Please indicate your requirements upon venue rental inquiry and our events team will be happy to recommend unique AV solutions.

Contact details:

Natalie Frank
Membership & Events Coordinator
T: 902.492.4422 x 2238

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