The DNA Learning Center (DNALC) has a major impact not only in the New York metropolitan area, but across the globe, in pioneering public science education for the genome age. With teaching facilities in Long Island and New York City, it brings a hands-on approach to learning about biology and genomes to classrooms and homes of children in primary schools, middle schools, and high schools. CSHL hosts many events all year long for science enthusiasts of all ages to attend…no Ph.D. required! We invite the general public to experience knowledge and nature at CSHL by taking a tour or participating in our concert & lecture programs.
The DNA Learning Center offers:
- Laboratory field trips
- Independent student research
- Teacher training workshops
- Summer science camps
- Museum exhibition
- Saturday public programs
- Educational websites and apps
*Covid-19 update: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is temporarily closed for public visits and programs, but a variety of programs including On-Demand Virtual Science Camps, Virtual Lab Field Trips, DNALC LIVE! Featuring125+ Events, and Click + Learn online experiences are being offered. Check the website for information about participation.
1 Bungtown Rd.
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724