Discovery Centre

1215 Lower Water St.
Halifax, NS B3J 3S8- Map It
Phone: (902) 492-4422

AAA Editor Notes

Discovery Centre is at 1215 Lower Water St. Nova Scotia's interactive science center presents permanent and changing displays, workshops and shows about science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). There are more than 70 hands-on exhibits, including a build-your-own roller coaster display, the Bubble Room, water-based activities in the Water and Our World Exhibit, and the Lindsay Building Centre with thousands of LEGO and Duplo bricks. Visitors can see star shows and films in the Dome Theatre.
$12; $10 (ages 3-18, ages 65+ and students with ID); $40 (family, two adults and two children); free to all (Wed. 5-8). Dome Theatre shows $2; tickets are only available to guests who have bought Discovery Centre admission.
Hours: Daily 10-5 (also Wed. 5-8). Closed Jan. 1, Good Friday, Nov. 11 and Dec. 25-26. Allow 1 hour minimum.