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Tour the Pacific Biological Laboratories (Ed Ricketts’ Lab)

Pacific Biological Laboratories 800 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
Oct 9, Nov 13 2021
  • Location: Pacific Biological Laboratories, 800 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
  • Phone: (831) 646-5648
  • Description:

    Lab Docents tell the history of the Lab and its pivotal role in the life and work of marine biologist Ed Ricketts and of his friendship and collaboration with author John Steinbeck, and their circle of friends at the Lab, and of the "PBL Members" who bought the Lab in the mid-1950s and were instrumental in the founding of the Monterey Jazz Festival.

    Interpretation of the history of the Pacific Biological Laboratories may be suitable for children 10 years of age or older.

    Protective face coverings required for those who are not fully vaccinated, except for persons younger than two years old, and persons with a medical condition or disability that prevents wearing a mask.

    Reasonable accommodations or other auxiliary aids and/or services may be provided upon request. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72 hours prior to the meeting/event you wish to attend.

    For additional information, please contact the Museums Office at 831-646-5648.

    2021 Second Saturday Tour Dates: 9/11, 10/9, 11/13 at 9:00 and 10:30 am, 12:30, 2:00 and 3:30 pm. No open hours in December.

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