Important Update

The Discovery Center of Idaho is no longer accepting private event requests until further notice. If you’d like to book a group (10+) visit during normal business hours, please visit our Accessibility Page to learn more.

Host your event at the Discovery Center

Located on the skirts of Julia Davis Park—the Discovery Center of Idaho is a venue for everything from intimate gatherings to corporate events. With an events team to support your private event—plus exclusive access to the current exhibitions—the Discovery Center’s galleries offer an exciting, imaginative setting perfect for your next event. Explore, discover and make some STEM-azing memories together.

Unique Centerpiece

The world-class exhibitions at the Discovery Center offer a unique and memorable experience for your guests – one they’ll be raving about all year. From corporate events, award dinners, wedding receptions to retirement parties, our Events Team has supported it all. Rental includes seating for up to 100, exhibit-access, staff support and overnight parking.

Daytime Rentals

With two classroom spaces, the Discovery Center is the perfect off-site location for a special meeting or gathering space for your birthday.

Preferred Vendors

The Discovery Center of Idaho partners with local businesses that support our STEM programs through private events and know our space and policies. Use of the preferred services is required.

Thank you to our partners