FACILITY RENTALS

Imagine your guests sipping on cocktails as they delve into the theory of magnetism. Attractive, no? A private event after-hours means a memorable experience for your guests in which they have the freedom to explore all 10,000 square feet of the Center, including 50+ hands-on exhibits. If you're looking for a place to host a unique experience, have fun together, and learn together, look no further.

HOW TO SCHEDULE A FACILITY RENTAL: 

  1. Click the link to the right (under 'Facility Rental Reservation') and fill out form.
  2. Our Reservation Specialist will contact you soon!
  3. Walk through the facility with our facility rental expert and design your event .
  4. Come to the Center and have fun!

WE'VE GOT IT DOWN TO A SCIENCE

TYPES OF EVENTS TO HAVE AT THE CENTER:

  • Corporate Functions and Team-building
  • Parties
  • Seminars
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Client and Employee Appreciation
  • Design Your Own!

RENTAL RATES

$1500 Weekend Rate (Friday - Saturday)
$1000 Weekday Rate
Registered 501(c)(3) non-profits get a 15% discount ($850 and $1275)

FACILITY RENTAL INCLUDES:

  • Entire facility
  • Event setup and takedown
  • Equipment (tables, chairs, sound kits, etc.) as requested
  • Event coordination and vendor management

ALSO AVAILABLE WITH A FEE:

  • Staffed bar with your choice of drinks
  • Science show and demonstration

FACILITY RENTAL RESERVATION

We would love to host your next event at the Center! Make a reservation below. Please schedule at least 1 month in advanced.

"WHAT A COOL IDEA TO HOST OUR CELEBRATION AT DISCOVERY CENTER OF IDAHO! IT WAS SOMETHING FUN FOR THE KIDS TO DO - THEY WERE HAVING FUN. AND THE PARENTS WERE ABLE TO RELAX. THE STAFF WERE SO HELPFUL!"

GOT QUESTIONS?

Please call 208-287-4222 or email events@dcidaho.org for more information.

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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NERD HERD

THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

Do you love the Discovery Center? Do you want to support school field trips, in-house produced exhibitions, and STEM education in Idaho? Join Nerd Herd!

Nerd Herd is the Discovery Center's monthly giving program. The donations we receive through Nerd Herd directly support the Discovery Center's mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in science, technology, engineering, and math. Support the Discovery Center every day of the year with Nerd Herd.

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BECOME A MEMBER

JOIN TODAY

Discovery Center membership is a rewarding experience for you and your family. Become a member and attend sneak previews of our new exhibitions, receive discounts on camps and birthday parties, and enjoy the Discovery Center every day of the year.

Join today and become part of our community. Together, we can achieve our mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in STEM.

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CALL

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries and
    Membership Information
    webmail@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Mon - Sat • 10am - 5pm
    Sunday • Noon - 5pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Infants Under 2 • FREE
    Youth 2-17 • $14
    Adults 18+ • $18
    Sunday Funday • N/A Military Personnel • $1 Off

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