Marine Science Day Goes Virtual

Saturday, April 10, 2021
10 am - 2 pm



Join Oregon State University's Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon, for a virtual open house on April 10th from 10am to 2pm!  While we might not be able to take you behind-the-scenes in person, we have so much to share showcasing what makes this marine laboratory unique in the Pacific Northwest.

Choose Your Own Adventure

On the day of the event, there will be four virtual rooms you can visit. 

  • Main Stage: A live events stage where HMSC researchers will share their work via Zoom and you will be able to ask them questions.
  • Exhibit Hall: You will be able to visit dozens of displays to learn about marine mammals, fisheries, intertidal and plankton research taking place at HMSC and watch videos about how the work gets done.
  • Tours: Explore the inner workings of HMSC's vast campus and the many pieces that make it a world-class facility for research and learning. You will be able to click on a topic and take a virtual tour.
  • Community Art Gallery:  Explore the amazing art around the HMSC campus or share your own artwork around this years Marine Science Day theme- the Beauty of Science.

Pick one or explore them all. 


The HMSC Marine Science Day is free and open to everyone - families, students, and adult life-long learners.

Stay tuned- more details about this event will be coming soon!