The Powerhouse Science Center

  • 1333 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
  • Tel: (970) 259-9234
General Overall
  • Wheelchair Accessible:
  • Complimentary Wifi:
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General Accommodations
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Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description The Powerhouse can host parties and meetings large and small. ADA accessible, full AV/Sound/Screen. Built in 1893! Located in downtown Durango, the Powerhouse is comprised of several indoor and outdoor options ideally suited for all of your needs. Historic with a touch of the scientific, the Powerhouse Plaza, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe Energy Gallery, and the Boiler Room offer a host of amenities to accommodate large, formal gatherings to casual, cocktail-style events — including weddings and receptions. Overlooking the Animas River, the expansive Plaza easily seats 150 guests, while the indoor Theater and Gallery – equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems – can comfortably hold 30 to 300 guests.
  • Exhibits 30
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 1
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3000
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Space Notes Historic building with unique exhibits and activities, outdoor plaza. Chairs, tables and linens available. They have their own liquor license but are NOT licensed for catering; all food must come from an outside thrid party
  • Theatre Capacity 200
  • Banquet Capacity 100
  • Number of Rooms 4
  • Booths 4
  • Classroom Capacity 150