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Queen’s researchers are changing the world from tiny particles to sustainable environments, research is a core of component of the mission of Queen’s University.

A member of the U15, a group of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities, Queen’s ranks highly in terms of research funding and intensity amongst universities nationally.

Our commitment to research excellence is evident in the many exceptional and international accolades awarded to our researchers.

[New Eyes on the Universe]

Special Exhibit: New Eyes on the Universe

On December 10, 2015, Queen’s Professor Emeritus Dr. Arthur B. McDonald was awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Discover how Dr. McDonald, a team of Canadian and international scientists, and SNOLAB unlocked the mysteries of neutrinos and redefined the basic laws of particle physics in the exhibit “New Eyes on the Universe.”

On view May 27 through July 9, 2017 at the

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36 University Avenue
Easily accessible via the Kingston Trolley Tour, stop #8

Admission is free

Gallery Hours

  • Tuesday to Friday 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Special extended/holiday hours:

  • Sunday May 28, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Monday May 29, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Canada Day July 1, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Monday July 3, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Guided tours led by Queen’s physics graduate students are available for groups of 10 or more.
Please book using our online group tour booking form or by calling 613-533-6000 ext. 74987

The SNOlab Institute is operated under a Trust agreement between Queen’s University , University of Alberta, Carleton University, Laurentian University, Université de Montréal and Vale, and includes external and internal membership from both academic and industrial sectors. The New Eyes on the Universe exhibit is owned by SNOLAB.

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