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Chemistry Open Day Saturday March 18, 10am to 4.30pm. Supported by The Walters Kundert Charitable Trust.

Throughout the department there will be a range of hands-on actvities and science demonstrations for children (recommended ages 7+), with lab coats/safety specs available for the activities.

Download a map and the full list of activities or collect one on arrival from the Welcome Desk situated outside the BMS lecture theatre. Access to the Department is via the entrance on Lensfield Road beside the Scott Polar Institute.

'Burning Issues - Fire and Flame'.  There will be three performances of Dr Wothers latest demonstration lecture throughout the day.  On-line booking opens on Monday 20th February and is recommended but a few seats will be available on the day.

For general enquiries about the Department of Chemistry Open Day email: or phone: 01223 336300 (Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm.)

Getting to the department:

Trumpington Park and Ride buses and Stagecoach services 1/3/7/18/26/13/13A all stop within easy walking distance of the department. Drummer Street bus station and the train station are both a 15 minute walk from the Department.

Public car parks at Queen Anne Terrace (10 minute walk) or Grand Arcade (20 minute walk). Click here for the official University map.