Ocean Discovery Day - Public Open House

Saturday, September 29, 2018
10:00AM - 3:00PM

On Saturday, October 14 the general public is invited to discover ocean science and marine engineering at UNH! From ocean acoustics to plankton there's something for visitors of all ages!  Check out our state of the art visualization lab where researchers use 3D sonar to measure the impacts of storms and gas seeps to the ocean floor, sample native seafood at the Seafood Throwdown or watch a SCUBA diving demonstration. Ocean Discovery Day provides visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the ocean through many interactive exhibits and demonstrations.

The event is free and open to the general public!

Underwater ROVs at Ocean Discovery Day

Cat sharks at Ocean Discovery Day.
Cat sharks at Ocean Discovery Da

2017 Program

Location and Parking

Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory
24 Colovos Road
Durham, NH 03824

The laboratory is located on the University of New Hampshire's Durham Campus. Parking is available at the laboratory with overflow parking only a short walking distance away.

For directions to the UNH Durham campus as well as parking and campus maps, please visit the UNH Transportation Center website.