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Halifax is a growing destination, and with it comes amazing venues to host your next meeting or convention!

Halifax Central Library

Halifax, Nova Scotia is thrilled to showcase our newest and most impressive venues: The Halifax Convention Centre, the Discovery Centre and the Halifax Central Library.

The Halifax Convention Centre features over 120,000 square feet of flexible event space, a 30,000 square foot ballroom with a stunning view of downtown Halifax, and nearly 50,000 square feet of multi-purpose convention space, effectively tripling the available meeting space in the city’s vibrant downtown core.

The Halifax Convention Centre website allows for virtual exploration of the brand new facility, as well as detailed floor plans, a live webcam and architectural renderings so that anyone can stay up to date on the progress of the facility as construction wraps up.

Halifax Convention Centre Rendering
Halifax Convention Centre Rendering

Located on Halifax’s bustling waterfront, the newly-opened waterfront Discovery Centre is an incredible attraction to visit with family or friends, however it doubles as a meeting venue, offering a range of innovative spaces for venue rentals. The Discovery Centre accommodates anywhere from 14 to 1,100 guests, allowing for endless possibilities for individuals and organizations planning meetings, special occasions and receptions. The space is perfect for enjoying a fun evening for employees and clients, or a formal sit-down dinner. Challenge your group with team-building exercises; enjoy science-themed galleries, or relax under the stars in the Immersive Dome Theatre. Click here for more information!


The Halifax Central Library, which opened in 2014, continues to be an architectural beacon nestled right in downtown Halifax. With plenty of meeting rooms of all shapes and sizes, the library can accommodate a range of events with capacities ranging from 8 to 140 people. There is also a performance area called Paul O’Regan Hall, with a capacity of 300, which is available for rental outside library hours and has its own separate entrance. Learn more about the 13 different room options available at the Halifax Central Library here.

Visit to learn more about our venues and pre and post conference offerings. Reach out to our team at Discover Halifax, or complete the online RFP form. We would love to see Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada become your next meeting destination!

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