Open House 2014

Whether you're an aspiring young scientist or a long-time science enthusiast, you're sure to enjoy Lamont-Doherty's Open House. Tour a lab, participate in hands-on earth science demonstrations, and learn from world-renowned researchers about their latest discoveries.

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 10 AM - 4 PM

The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory is located at 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY (directions).

 Open House is free and open to the public, with a $5 suggested contribution. No registration required.

Further event information will be posted as it becomes available.  For questions, please email or call 845-365-8998.

 People arriving by car should park at the IBM Palisades Conference Center on Route 9W, just north of the LDEO campus. Shuttle buses run continuously from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, arriving and departing from the Geoscience building at LDEO.

People traveling from Manhattan can ride the shuttle buses continuously departing from the entrance to Teachers College (120th street between Broadway and Amsterdam).  

For large groups, or if you have special needs, please call 845-365-8998 to make arrangements. It is essential that children be supervised at Open House.

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See a slideshow of images from
Open House 2012





Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory is a unit of the Earth Institute, Columbia University.

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors:
Access Control Technologies
DiBaris Foods and Caterers
Exxon Mobil
Florentin Maurrasse '73 GSAS
IBM Palisades Center
South Orangetown Ambulance Corps