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 Centre features a traveling exhibit in the Main Gallery; over 70 permanent exhibits like the Bubble Room, the Lindsay Building Centre with thousands of Lego blocks and the Race Against Time... more
Discovery Centre is a not-for-profit charitable organization whose mission is to stimulate interest, enjoyment and understanding of science and technology through innovative, exciting, hands-on experiences for all Nova Scotians.
What a shame. The Discovery Centre could be an absolutely incredible venue for kids' birthdays and drop in visits, but it hasn't changed, at all, in many years. If you go once, you don't ever need to go back.The top floor seems almost forgotten. The exhibit on the main floor was incredibly dated and boring. Roughly 4 years ago, they... more
We went to the Discovery Center, paid $23.00 to enter only to find that Grossology had closed and there was nothing but nothing on. A few old amusements to entertain and that is that.
The review would most likely have been completely different IF we were informed that there were no exhibits on, as we would have returned then at... more
Discovery Centre is Nova Scotia's hands-on science centre and the Maritimes' premiere destination for interactive, informal learning.
Discovery Centre is the must-go place for the child (and the adult) who loves science and technology. At this center, you can get inside a bubble, send your voice into space or learn if you have what it takes to be an astronaut! Subject yourself to optical illusions in the Ames Room and find out just how funny you look in the mirrors in the foyer. The Discovery Centre Shop has books about... more