Open Day | 12 October 2019 | BGS Keyworth

Open day highlights

Thank you to everyone who visited us on our open day on Saturday 12 October 2019, we hope you enjoyed exploring the fascinating world of the geosciences.

The event was held as part of Earth Science Week (12–20 October) with support from leading Universities, partners and scientists.

Geoscience is critical to our transition towards a more sustainable future. We hope the day helped to showcase how important it is that we understand how geology affects our daily lives and the world around us. It is essential we encourage more young people to consider a career in geoscience.

Thank you to all of our staff, partners and visitors for helping to make the day a success.

Tells us how we did — complete our survey

Your feedback is important to help us build on the success of our open day and ensure that we continue to showcase the importance of geology.

We would be grateful if you could spare 10 minutes to complete our survey with your views about the open day.

Find your green screen photographs

Did you get involved in our green screen? Check out some of the photos below.

Don't forget, you can still share any your own photos of our open day with us on social media using #BGSopenDay2019

Come back and take our Geological Walk

Need something to remember your visit? Visit our shop anytime from Monday–Friday between 10:00–16:00 or ask to take our Geological Walk; self-guided free booklets are available at reception. We have a selection of geological games, maps, jewellery, rocks and other exciting items available to buy, great for a gift to inspire someone!

How can I keep in touch with future events at the BGS?

You can keep up to date with news about any future public events at the BGS by following us on social media @BritGeoSurvey or by checking out our website.

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Got any enquiry? Email us on: enquiries@bgs.ac.uk