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

Apr 25 - 26, 2018

Sault Ste. Marie, ON

St. Mary’s College

May 1 - 2, 2018

New Liskeard, ON

Timiskaming District Secondary
90 Niven St N

Public Opening: May 1st from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

May 7, 2018

South River, ON

Almaquin Highlands Secondary

May 10 - 11, 2018

Barrie, ON

St. Joan of Arc High School

May 16 - 18, 2018

Ottawa, ON

Canada-Wide Science Fair
1125 Colonel By Dr

Public Openings:
May 16th from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 – 7:30 p.m.
May 17th from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
May 18th from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

May 23 - 24, 2018

Cambridge, ON

Galt 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