Book Your Event Today!

Discovery Gateway offers more than 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun. Explore our engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits that invite the whole family to create, learn, and play together!

Our event coordinator will help you create an event to meet your needs and leave a lasting impression, from sit-down or buffet-style dining to more casual appetizers and refreshments, A/V for entertainment or presentations, convenient parking, and a lively, enjoyable atmosphere! Please contact us to visit the facility and for more information about our extensive options. Download the museum facility rental packet and facility rental flyer for more information.

Rental Fees

Fees include Discovery Gateway personnel, custodial, and event planning services, as well as available AV equipment, tables, chairs, and table cloths. Additional fees will be applied for extended use or special cleaning requirements. A 50% deposit and a signed rental contract are required in order to hold a reservation. Please inquire about reduced museum admission rates for facility rental guests.

  • Members receive 20% off all facility rental packages!
  • Non-profit groups receive discounts on all facility rental packages.
  • Premier corporate members receive great discounts on facility rentals.
Need a Caterer?
Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum Preferred Caterer’s

Elizabeth’s Catering
Michael Copeland
(435) 850-9393 or (801) 359-7184

Utah Food Services
Kim Suttlemyre or Tiffany Sutton

Have Party Will Travel
Anna Crane
(801) 269-8400

Cuisine Unlimited
Maxine Turner
(801) 268-2332

Copper Grill
Sadie Opfar
(801) 375-1115

Christopher’s Prime Steak House
Melissa Hofhine
(801) 519-8515

LUX Catering & Events
Kim Spencer
(801) 466-2537

For more information or to make a reservation, contact Amy at (801) 456-5437 x 105 or

Rental Spaces

Entire Museum

60,000+ sq ft | Capacity: 800

Upper Level

9,853 sq ft | Capacity: 400


1,669 sq ft | Capacity: 90

Special Exhibits Gallery

4,256 sq ft | Capacity: 200

Junior Achievement

10,831 sq ft | Capacity: 90


11,451 sq ft | Capacity: 400

Helicopter Terrace

3,780 sq ft | Capacity: 25

The Learning Center

1,084 sq ft | Capacity: 50


970 sq ft | Capacity: 30


480 sq ft | Capacity: 25

Curiosity Shop

1,757 sq ft | Capacity: 30

Small Conference Room

220 sq ft | Capacity: 10

Upcoming Events

Garden Programming July 25 at 11:00 am - 4:30 pm

Prepare to ‘dig in’ with our garden programming! This month in the garden it’s all about soil!


Special Guest: Clark Planetarium July 26 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Space is the coolest place! Our neighbors, the Clark Planetarium, will be our special guests!



Star Smart University July 27 at 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Blast into space with Star Smart University! In order to promote a greater impact and a deeper appreciation for space travel, they will be bringing their portable planetarium! We will have 15, 6-minute shows commemorating the Apollo 11 50th anniversary.