A young person in a life vest holds a painted turtle and smiles. I group of students in the background are holding turtles and smiling.

QUBS Open House 2022

Kingston, ON

Queen's University Biological Station (QUBS) is hosting their annual open house on June 26. QUBS is one of the premier scientific field stations in Canada. For almost 70 years, researchers and students have gathered at QUBS to conduct leading-edge research and participate in courses spanning ecology, evolution, conservation, geography, and environmental science.

This family friendly event is open to all ages. Join us for a multitude of activities, tours of our facility along with refreshments and snacks. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to learn more about the research, outreach and stewardship activities at QUBS and work of some of our partners.

Read more about the facilities at QUBS. Please contact QUBS for accessibility accommodations. 

QUBS provides a vibrant learning and research environment for all. To help us operate and enhance this amazing facility, consider making a donation. We welcome all contributions and thank you for your continued support.

QUBS Endowed Fund support all facets of QUBS operations including programming and research and help ensure financial sustainability.

QUBS Land Trust have helped us with a series of key purchases that have brought QUBS to more than 3,400 hectares of rich, heterogeneous holdings lying within the UNESCO Frontenac Arch World Biosphere Reserve.

The QUBS Community Outreach Fund helps connect young Canadians with their natural environment and provide learning components in environment and biodiversity conservation to primary through secondary school-aged children.

Event Details


Queen's University Biological Station
280 Queen's University Road
RR #1,
Elgin ON