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Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Prospect Place
The Hoe

Tel: +44 (0)1752 633 100

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Plymouth Marine Laboratory

About us

Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) where our research focuses on increasing our and, hence society's, understanding of the marine environment and the challenges it faces. PML was established at our current site on the Hoe, Plymouth, to undertake interdisciplinary research that brings together areas of scientific expertise to address key scientific and socially relevant questions relating to the marine environment.

PML ( is a globally recognized, independent academic institution which specializes in delivering pioneering research and relevant knowledge exchange to address the many complex challenges facing the marine environment and ultimately society.

Available from January through to mid-December Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) offers an excellent conference and events venue in Plymouth through its Marine Matters Centre.

Marine Matters Centre provides a modern, fit-for-purpose 200-seat lecture theatre and adjoining networking space with a flexible layout and excellent media equipment and onsite support. Marquees can be set-up on-site for further extension of your meeting and networking space.

The environment and sustainability is central to everything PML does and it aims for all of the events held at its facilities to have a minimal environmental and social impact.

Please get in touch to see how we can help you with your event or conference:

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Opening Times (4 Jan 2024 - 12 Dec 2024)

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