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The Lyell Centre (British Geological Survey)

Door open days

23 September 2017 (10.00-17.00)


The Lyell Centre is the new home of earth and marine sciences in Scotland, bringing together scientists from Heriot-Watt University and the British Geological Survey. Come along and find out about the ground breaking research, exploring the world from the deep oceans to energy and earth resources. As part of the HW Year of Robotics, you can also see our underwater robots, and explore how robots from the Robotarium will be helping change society.


Key Information

ACTIVITIES: lectures/talks, information leaflets/notes, behind the scenes access, children’s activities, visual displays, stewards/volunteers at key points, video/audio presentations.

Where to find us

  • Research Avenue South
  • Heriot-Watt University
  • Edinburgh
  • EH14 4AP