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The colourful world of microbiology

Sunday 24 March: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology, Robinson Way(Close to the Junction of Robinson Way and Long Road), CB2 0SZ

Our microbiology laboratory team at Public Health England work every day of the year testing patient samples sent in from doctors and hospitals across the east of England to help diagnose and treat illnesses. You’ll have the opportunity to look at germs and see how they are spread easily by humans - food bugs, hand bugs, mouth bugs – it will be bug-tastic, interactive and fun!

Visitors are recommended to visit the Cambridge Biomedical Campus by foot, bicycle or bus but if you need to drive, reduced price parking has been arranged in Car Park 1. On leaving please take the un-validated parking ticket to the car park Customer Service desk, say you have been to Cambridge Science Festival to be charged just £2.90.

Booking Information

No need to book.


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Age: All ages, Exhibition, Drop in, Free