Discovery Museum & Planetarium

4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT
Capacity: 200 people

About Discovery Museum & Planetarium

The Discovery Museum offers a distinctive setting for anything from corporate events to office parties, receptions, holiday events, celebrations, weddings and fundraisers. From intimate spaces to meeting rooms and gallery spaces, The Discovery Museum offers a full complement of amenities for a variety of events. Our soaring, award-winning architecture and light-filled lobby welcomes guests. The center gallery offers a unique exhibit experience which can transform to formal tables and seating or presentation space. Our rental opportunities include three floors of exhibit space, mezzanine art gallery, auditorium and full dome planetarium, coupled with classrooms, separate meeting space and a professional catering kitchen. You can book a single area or an entire level, include additional galleries or utilize whole museum. Our professional staff will ensure that your event is a great success.

Package Pricing

Children's Birthday Party Packages Starting At $285
Attendees: 5-150 | $285 /event
Pricing for parties only
Rental Package
Attendees: 10-300 | $1,000 /event
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Main Gallery & Norma Pfriem Dining Court
Main Gallery & Norma Pfriem Dining Court
Science on a Sphere Gallery
Science on a Sphere Gallery
Venue Types
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200