Signature Attraction Experiences
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Survival of the Slowest: The latest Discovery Centre Feature Exhibit

Downtown Halifax
1 hour
$12 CAD Per Person
May 10 - October 3

About This Experience

Hurry in to discover how slowing down can be an advantage at Discovery Centre’s featured exhibit, Survival of the Slowest.

This world-class educational experience highlights species’ survival strategies, showing how slow and steady CAN win the race.

The exhibit features live habitats with animals including a Two-Toed Sloth, African Pygmy Hedgehog, Veiled Chameleon, and many more! Amazing presentations will be offered throughout the day, facilitated by professional wildlife educators to inspire a true appreciation for these incredible animals! Survival of the Slowest runs until the end of September.

Admission price grants access to the entire Discovery Centre.

LOCAL TIP: This experience can be purchased as part of the HFX Bucket List Pass:



Things you should know

AccessibilityWheelchair accessible
Daily Availability:Sunday - Saturday
Hours10am-5pm Thursday-Tuesday, 10am-8pm Wednesday
ParkingThe Discovery Centre does not have a dedicated parking lot. Parking is available in the surrounding areas including the Halifax waterfront, the Seaport Market and behind the Westin Hotel.
Where to EatBird’s Nest Cafe is located on Level 3 and available to all visitors
$12 CAD Per Person
Downtown Halifax
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