Nikon Small World Exhibit


The Nikon Small World Exhibit is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. Each year, the exhibit travels throughout North America at selected museums and centers for science. The Marine Biological Laboratory is pleased to be the only Massachusetts stop on the exhibit tour.

Exhibit Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM through July 14, 2017

Marine Biological Laboratory
Lillie Building Lobby
7 MBL Street, Woods Hole
Free and open to the public

thinking-big-looking-small-koExhibit Reception: Thursday, July 13 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Lillie Auditorium and Lobby

Get a glimpse into a world that most have never seen—the intersection of art and science as viewed through the lens of a microscope. Meet MBL scientists and learn about new advances in microscopy.

Light refreshments. Live music from Bart Weisman Jazz Group.

5:30 – 6:30: Hands-On Demonstrations and Exhibits by MBL Scientists

6:30: “More than Pretty Pictures: Communicating and Clarifying Your Thinking” – Felice C. Frankel, MIT

Free parking available in any MBL lot.