Rental Spaces and Areas

Discovery Center offers a unique venue for any event! Reserve space for seminars, or video conferences, meetings, holiday parties, trade shows, forums, and company parties. The following rooms are available for rent:

The Auditorium and Foyer

  • 2,700 square feet
  • Seats up to 200 or up to 120 with tables
  • Audio/Visual equipment
  • Restrooms/Water fountain
  • Regular rate: $450.00 + staff


The Auditorium, Foyer, and Mezzanine

  • Available after 5:00 p.m. everyday or all day Monday
  • 4,540 square feet
  • Seats up to 300 or up to 150 with tables
  • Beverage stations available
  • Regular rate: $750.00 + staff


Immersion Cinema Theater

  • Seats up to 50 in tiered lecture hall
  • Internet ports and large projection screen
  • Regular Rate: $500.00 + staff

Entire East Side of Discovery Center

  • Includes Auditorium space
  • 25,000 square feet of space and exhibits
  • Regular Rate: $1,250.00 + staff

Entire West Side of Discovery Center

  • LEED Gold Certified green building
  • Includes approximately 30,000 square feet of space and exhibits
  • Regular Rate: $1,250.00 + staff

Entire Discovery Center

  • Entire Museum 50,000 square feet and over 200 hands-on exhibits rental after hours
  • Regular Rate: $2,500.00 +staff
  • Audio/Video Equipment Available; Regular Rate: $100.00

Contact Zach Clapper at 417-862-9910 ext. 716 for more information or fill out the below form to request more information. Nonprofits recieve a 10% discount on the rental rate (staff not included).

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