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Discovery Centre Halloween
Spooktacular Science at The Discovery Centre

  Think nothing shocks you? Get creeped out at the Spooktacular Science Halloween Party at The Discovery Centre this Halloween. Join the staff and volunteers at the Discovery Centre’s 8th annual Spooktacular for an epic family Halloween party. Family-friendly experiments, eye-popping demos, costume competitions and Halloween crafts are all included
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Discovery Centre March Break
CANCELLED: March Break at the Discovery Centre

The Discovery Centre in Halifax has been making science fun for 30 years! Now heading into their fourth year in their new home on the Halifax Waterfront, they are showing us all the science of ‘maximizing fun’ with their 9-day action-packed schedule of March Break Events. Their featured exhibit ‘Beyond
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Discovery Centre: Beyond Rubik’s Cube

The world’s most popular puzzle – the Rubik’s Cube! This Fall, the feature exhibit, ‘Beyond Rubik’s Cube’, will be coming to the Discovery Centre. This multi-sensory, interactive experience celebrates over 40 years of creativity based on world’s most popular puzzle. Examine first-hand how a small puzzle became, and remains, a
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Discovery Centre Halloween – Science Spirits and Boos! (19+)

Science. Spirits and Boos! It’s a night full of trickery and possibly a few good treats, especially if you dress to impress for an epic Halloween costume contest! With four floors of exhibits to explore including featured exhibit, Beyond Rubik’s Cube, you can also explore hands-on science experiments, eye popping demos, and a
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Discovery Centre Winter Day Camps
Discovery Centre Winter Break Day Camps: Explore, Play and Learn!

Do your kids need something to keep them busy over the holidays? Or, perhaps you need to get some Christmas shopping done without Santa’s little helpers! At the Discovery Centre Holiday Day Camps,  experienced camp leaders will inspire campers to have fun while learning all about the world around them.
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Tyrannosaurs Meet the Family
Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family at the Discovery Centre

This summer, in the Discovery Centre’s Wilson Gallery, it’s Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family, taking over from the immensely popular Science of Rock n’ Roll – the inaugural exhibition at the new centre. Member Preview: Sunday, May 29th, 5:00 – 8:00 pm This exciting featured exhibit is on its premiere tour of North America.
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The Science of Rock n Roll at The New Discovery Centre
Leave the Kids at Home and ROCK OUT: The Science of Rock n Roll at The New Discovery Centre

I have fuzzy recollections of one highly embarrassing Christmas office party about 5 years ago, where I had a few too many sherries and monopolized the host’s  basement drum kit. In my stupor, I was totally convinced that I was a rock star. I seem to remember that it took some
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Explore the New Discovery Centre on the Beautiful Halifax Waterfront

The new Discovery Centre is a museum and innovation centre in a new location at 1215 Lower Water Street, on the beautiful Halifax waterfront. Replacing the former much-loved space- a former movie theatre on Barrington Street – the new location is an enormous air and light-filled space, full of hands-on
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