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Horn Point Lab Tour

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Horn Point Laboratory invites the community to visit the fascinating world of a world–class scientific resear ch laboratory. This 90-minute walking tour is free and open to the public . Learn about the Bay, its health, and the vital role of Horn Point sc ience. Graduate students will give you a behind-the-scenes tour of HPL. You will explore oysters in the Atlantic Coast’s largest hatchery, ph ysical oceanography, coastal resilience, water quality, and more.

When you ar rive at Horn Point Laboratory, located at 2020 Horns Point Road in Cambridge, turn onto the campus lane and take the first right to the Coastal Science Building. Park in the lot and enter at visito r reception.

Tours are held every Tuesday at 10am from May 28 through the end of  August. Tours are on foot and best suited for ch ildren age 10 and older. Special tours, including those held on Saturday, can be arranged with two weeks notice, depend ing on availability of tour guides.

For details, contact the outreach coordinator at 410-221-8383 or hpltours@umces.ed u.

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Horn Point Lab is an environmental research facilit y of the University of Maryland Center for Environment al Science.

For more information or for directio ns to the lab, go to www.umces.edu .

ADDRESS: 2020 Horn Point Road, Cambri dge, MD 21613

Details

Date:
August 27
Time:
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://visitdorchester.org/events/horn-point-lab-tour-2/

Venue

Horn Point Laboratory
2020 Horns Point Road
Cambridge,MD21613United States
Phone:
4102218408
Website:
https://www.umces.edu/hpl/openhouse