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Baruch Institute

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    Visit the Baruch Institute

    Find a hands-on classroom and research laboratory here.

Plan a Visit

The Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine and Coastal Sciences welcomes school groups, university faculty and students, government personnel, and others for educational and research visits.  Reservations are required.

 Academic Classes

College, university and secondary school classes of up to 30 people are welcome to visit our marine field laboratory. Most of the year, we can accommodate student groups for up to two weeks. Please schedule your visit as far in advance as you can to ensure that lab space, lodging, and staff assistance will be available.

Public Programs

We provide public education programs through our partnership with the North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. Information about public programs and opportunities is provided under the reserve's education page


Reservations are required and should be made well in advance of your preferred research dates to ensure that the laboratory space, lodging, meeting facilities, equipment, boats, vehicles and staff are available.   See our Research Visits page for more information

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