Latest developments and news from the Aurora Project

A new space for S.P.A.C.E. Gallery
A new space for S.P.A.C.E. Gallery

Not only has the Zeidler Dome gone through a reimagining but our new S.P.A.C.E. Gallery is quickly transforming into an area that will captivate the minds of Edmontonians, young and old. The team is hard at work now building out new experiences that everyone will be able to take in later this year. It will […]

Servus Credit Union Community Hub
Servus Credit Union Community Hub

Today TELUS World of Science – Edmonton recognized Servus Credit Union and their generous donation of $100,000 by dedicating a valuable gathering space at the science centre as the Servus Credit Union Community Hub . The Servus Credit Union Community Hub  is an access point for a wide range of exciting activities and dynamic educational programs within the science […]

Through the doors to a world of discovery
Through the doors to a world of discovery

With the new Zeidler Dome becoming a world leading 10k resolution theatre we knew that the entire experience needed to reflect this.  With the Margaret Zeilder Star Theatre there was always an issue with access.  You used to have to navigate several corners and then come through just a single door to access the theatre.  With […]

10k Resolution
10k Resolution

Construction continues on the new Zeidler Dome at an astonishing pace.  With the scaffolding in place, the old screen, which saw it’s share of laser shows, journeys through the solar system, and curious-eyed school children gaze up at it, has started to come down.  The Zeidler Dome has begun its transformation into a 21st-century digital visualization […]

The Allard Foundation donates $1 million for a new Health Gallery
The Allard Foundation donates $1 million for a new Health Gallery

For sixteen years, The Body Fantastic exhibit in The Allard Family Gallery has been a destination for millions of visitors to the science centre. It has been a much loved part of an engaging experience and will be taken to a whole new level with the Aurora Project. Today we are happy to announce that the […]

A visit from MP Randy Boissonnault – Edmonton City Centre, City Councilor Bev Esslinger – Ward 2, and Josh Miller CEO – Edmonton Screen Industry Office
A visit from MP Randy Boissonnault – Edmonton City Centre, City Councilor Bev Esslinger – Ward 2, and Josh Miller CEO – Edmonton Screen Industry Office

On January 17, 2018 we were excited to provide a tour of the new Aurora re-imagination of what will become the Zeidler Dome, and S.P.A.C.E. Gallery  to MP Randy Boissonnault – Edmonton City Centre, City Councilor Bev Esslinger – Ward 2, and Josh Miller CEO – Edmonton Screen Industry Office. During the tour they were able […]

A New Entrance
A New Entrance

Out with the old and in with the new! The Zeilder Dome construction has hit a milestone where the reimagining has gone from deconstruction to construction.  The crew from Chandos has recently just put in a new addition to the area that will eventually become the entrance to the world leading Zeidler Dome. You can […]

How many blades does it take to cut a steel core?
How many blades does it take to cut a steel core?

Though it sounds like the set up for a joke, “How many blades does it take to cut a steel core?”, it is actually the set up for a true story. With any construction project the first step is dismantling the current area and cleaning it out for what will become the future vision.  While working […]

A new S.P.A.C.E
A new S.P.A.C.E

On September 6th,  the Space Place at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton was official closed to begin a transformation and new vision for the exhibit. As the area became an official construction site, Chandos quickly set to work on the demolition of the current area in preparations for the reimagining.  We eagerly await the […]

What Edmonton needs, and TWOSE can provide, is a Hacklab or Maker Space to allow residents to explore creativity and innovation in exciting ways. A Hacklab at TWOSE is a perfect fit.

Aaron Ball
Maker Space Teacher, St. Augustine School, Edmonton