Microscopy Day Open House: Magnify Your World


Saturday, Oct. 20, 1-4 p.m.

Silver Spring Civic Building, Fenton Room
One Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Microscopes give people an opportunity to investigate what cannot be seen with the naked eye. Join Museum staff and local microscopists for a series of hands-on activities and demonstrations that will inspire you to observe your world more closely. Learn about early microscopes and lenses, magnification, the staining process, fluorescing microscopy and more!

Audience: Grades 5 and up.

This is a free drop-in family program, no reservations required!

National Museum of Health and Medicine
2500 Linden Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301)319-3325

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Last Modified Date: 26-Nov-2012