Bringing the wonder of science to a school near you

About the Tour

The Power of Ideas Exhibition will bring cutting-edge science programming to communities across Ontario. In this inspiring exhibition and presentation from Perimeter Institute, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science. From delving into two of the world’s largest science experiments to exploring changing ideas about our universe, this immersive experience fosters curiosity and a better understanding of how we investigate our world.

The Power of Ideas Tour is supported by the Province of Ontario.

Upcoming Tour Stops

Sep 24 - 25, 2018

Guelph, ON

John F. Ross Collegiate Vocational Institute
21 Meyer Dr

Public Opening: September 24th from 6 - 8 p.m.

Sep 27 - 28, 2018

Hamilton, ON

Sir John A. Macdonald Secondary School

Oct 2 - 3, 2018

Tecumseh, ON

Tecumseh Vista Academy
11665 Shields St.

Public Opening: October 2nd from 6 - 8 p.m.

Oct 10 - 11, 2018

Goderich, ON

Goderich District Collegiate Institute
260 South St

Public Opening: October 10th from 6 - 8 p.m.

Oct 15 - 16, 2018

Orangeville, ON

Westside Secondary School
300 Alder St

Public Opening: October 15th from 6 - 8 p.m.

Oct 18 - 19, 2018

Elmira, ON

Elmira District Secondary School

Oct 22 - 23, 2018

Brantford, ON

Assumption College
257 Shellard Lane

Public Opening: October 22nd from 6 - 8 p.m.

Oct 25 - 26, 2018

Thorold, ON

Thorold Secondary School

Oct 30 - 31, 2018

North York, ON

C.W. Jefferys Collegiate Institute
What is the Power of Ideas Exhibition?

Designed and developed by Perimeter Institute in collaboration with the Ontario Science Centre, this hands-on exhibition introduces youth and their families to the powerful ideas and cutting-edge experiments helping us understand the natural world.

Perimeter Institute Educational Outreach

Curious minds are the lifeblood of science. Perimeter’s Educational Outreach efforts engage and inspire students – and their teachers – through tailored programming and special events designed to share the wonder and mystery of the universe. Through educational programs, monthly Public Lectures, and engaging science festivals, Perimeter aims to inspire the next generation of transformative thinkers. Visit for more information about our programming or browse free educational resources for teachers at