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MRC LMB Open Day 2017

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology: Family-friendly Open Day

Step inside the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology and become a scientist for the day! Take part in amazing hands-on activities: see your own cells using a microscope, go on a Nobel treasure hunt or extract DNA from fruit. The lab is open to all with an exciting programme of talks, tours and hands-on activities, so whether you are five or fifty, there will be something for everyone.

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Frozen Worlds: Hands-on Exhibition for Families

Wed 5 April - Mon 17 April

The Polar Museum

Join the Cambridge Science Centre on location as they bring the wonders of Space to The Polar Museum! Explore the Frozen Worlds of our Solar System with this collaborative hands-on exhibition for the whole family to enjoy this Easter holiday!

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

Enquiries: Rosie Amos Website Email: museumevents@spri.cam.ac.uk


10:00am-4:00pm daily from Wednesday 5 April until Monday 17 April (except between Sunday 9 April and Monday 10 April)

All times

Wed 5 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Thu 6 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Fri 7 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Sat 8 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Tue 11 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Wed 12 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Thu 13 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Fri 14 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Sat 15 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Sun 16 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Mon 17 April 10:00AM - 4:00PM


Address: The Polar Museum
Scott Polar Research Institute
Lensfield Road
Email: museum@spri.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 336540
Fax: +44 (0)1223 336540