Corporate Events

Download our Rent the Museum Brochure
Download our Rent the Museum Brochure
The Discovery Museum and Planetarium offers a distinctive setting for a range of corporate events including

  • office parties
  • receptions
  • holiday events
  • celebrations
  • fundraisers

Rent a single space or the entire Museum! You and your guests can enjoy a special planetarium show, take in exhibits, make a presentation in the auditorium, or host a catered event with breathtaking views from our dining court.

Contact Special Events Coordinator Erika Eng for information about hosting your event at the Discovery Museum. Call (203) 372-3521 ext. 130 or email

Discovery Museum offers supplemental programming that can include telescope viewings, science demonstrations, or private screenings.

Distinctive Spaces

Rental spaces are available in many configurations. Book a single area or an entire level, include additional galleries or utilize the whole Museum!

Guests can enjoy free, on-site parking. Our close proximity to the Merritt Parkway and I-95 ensures easy access for all.


The Museum’s Main Floor exhibit spaces, bathrooms, and Wonder Workshop are entirely wheelchair accessible. Upper, Lower Floor exhibits, bathrooms, and classrooms can all be reached by elevator.

No pets, except service animals, are permitted in the Museum, and all Discovery Museum spaces are smoke-free areas.