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The Chemistry Building has a choice of 5 lecture theatres for up to 264 delegates. All conveniently located together the Chemistry department provides the perfect facility for conferences offering a range of sessions.

Located within the Chemistry building is the Chemistry Cafe which can be used for catering during University Vacations.
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A Chemistry teaching laboratory at Durham

The Building

Conveniently located on the Lower Mountjoy (science) site, the Chemistry building is situated near the Palatine Building, Calman Learning Centre and Earth Sciences.

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Similarly a range of our colleges are just a short walk away from the Chemistry Building, so the venue can be used in conjunction with the Colleges to provide the perfect location for a residential conference.

Man shining a torch on coloured test tubes


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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 334 2887

Department of Chemistry

Durham University
Stockton Road