Discover Smithsonian science in your backyard! 
Visiting Hours:
Monday through Saturday, 8:30am-4:30pm. Closed Sundays and federal holidays.

Notice: The SERC campus will be closed to the public the following Saturdays:
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018

Upcoming Events

Thursday, Dec 14

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50 Years of Discovery 

For half a century, SERC scientists have taken on environmental issues on Chesapeake Bay and around the world and uncovered new ways to protect the planet.  Learn more about SERC’s history and discoveries.