Due to the location of the business youll have to use alternative parking. The business is located on a corner of a sidewalk with no rear parking. So you have a choice to find parking near the waterfront/ fairy terminal area or the under parking at Scoita Square mall parking. Both are only a 5 min walk to the business.
The centre is closed for the summer, they're building an even bigger and better one! So maybe check out the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, The Museum of Natural History, or Pier 21 Immigration museum. We park at the waterfront and walk about 4 blocks up to the centre.
I used the parking arcade down across from the Scotiabank Centre. It's a little hike but it's a neat street with all its unique storefronts.
There are a couple of places near by, I wouldn't advise going to the waterfront, it is really far away from the gardens, people are always coming and going, so a parking spot will eventually come up. In saying that, there are lots of places to park, under ground, above ground, Halifax is a small city compared to some, so just be patient and you will find a place to rest your vehicle, the same as yourself.
There are a couple of lots close by. Unfortunately the Science Centre is closed until the fall as they are relocating.
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