MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology Open Day
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology Open Day
  • MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
    Francis Crick Avenue
    Cambridge Biomedical Campus
    CB2 0QH
  • Saturday 17th June 10:00am until 4:00pm
This world-leading research institute will be open to all for an exciting day of tours, talks and family-friendly hands-on activities

The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, a world-leading research institute located on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus, will be opening its doors to all in a special one-off event on Saturday 17 June as part of the MRC’s Festival of Medical Research.

During the day you can take a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the state-of-the-art building, talk to scientists and support staff about their ground-breaking work and learn more about the cutting-edge research through an exciting programme of talks (aimed at non-scientists). There will also be an amazing range of hands-on activities for children, including a Nobel treasure hunt, the chance to view your own cells under a microscope and extract DNA from fruit! Whether you are six, sixteen or sixty, there will be something for everyone!

Address: MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Francis Crick Avenue, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, CB2 0QH

Further details: See the programme of hands-on activities, tours and talks at: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/news-and-events/public-engagement/open-day/  

Facilities: Free onsite parking will be available. Refreshments will be available to purchase in the restaurant (an indoor picnic area will also be available).

Booking: This is a free event and booking is not needed - just turn up on the day.

Mailing list: Sign-up to our mailing list and be the first to receive the full LMB Open Day programme and map: http://mrc.io/lmbopenday2017

Facebook: @MRC.LMB

Twitter: @MRC_LMB #LMBOpenDay

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