With five unique galleries, Discovery Centre’s waterfront location showcases the best of contemporary architecture across four floors. It’s perfect for celebrating your personal evolution with a unique wedding that will stand out from the rest.
Capable of hosting 150-225 people per floor, with additional spaces for more intimate gatherings, the centre also features incredible views of the Halifax Seaport and Harbour.
With RCR Hospitality taking charge of food, beverage, and service, your wedding will be an unforgettable experience for you and your guests in one of Halifax’s most unique wedding venues.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the Discovery Centre only suitable for weddings that want a science theme?
A: Wedding receptions at the Discovery Centre aren’t only for the science fanatics out there. Our spaces, including our Level 3 Visitor Lounge, are malleable and can be changed according to your needs. For example, scientific content can be de-emphasized (or emphasized!) because we allow decoration in our spaces.
Q: When can we begin setup?
A: Because we are open to the public each day, setup can begin starting at 4pm.
Q: What is your capacity?
A: Our capacity for each floor ranges from 150-200 people standing or with theatre seating, and 120 people for seated dinner on Level 3. We also have a Dome Theatre with a capacity for 65.
Q: What about catering?
A: RCR Hospitality Group is the exclusive food and beverage provider for all after-hour events at Discovery Centre, including dinners, receptions, and bar service. RCR is well-known for their experience and passion for creating memorable events, and their culinary team is happy to work with you closely to design your menu.
Q: Do you have a wedding planner on staff?
A: Our Events Coordinator can help you choose and book the space that works best for your event, and can work with your wedding planner, but they are not a substitute for a wedding planner.
RCR Hospitality Group is the exclusive food and beverage provider for all after-hour events at Discovery Centre. Their known for their experience and passion for creating memorable experiences.