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Kenyon Research Centre

***Breaking News*** The Frank Kenyon Centre for Research, Education, and Conservation is NOW OPEN! Contact us now to reserve space for 2016 courses and research projects.

The Kenyon Centre is an 8 bedroom facility located in Marsh Harbour next to FRIENDS’ existing offices. The Kenyon Centre aims to facilitate research on Abaco by providing lower cost housing, storage, basic lab facilities and logistical assistance. Abaco is a natural center for research, with eight established National Parks and protected areas, along with three more under consideration, which provide for excellent sites for long term studies. With a variety of conservation and education programs, FRIENDS is also able to offer visiting researchers assistance with fulfilling local education and outreach portions of funding requirements.

The Kenyon Centre is also available for hosting high school and university programs, conducting field courses and opportunities to partner with scientists on long term research projects.

ROOM PRICING: $120/night (up to 4 people), $30/night for each additional person (subject to 7.5% VAT). Room fees include full use of the centre include lab and wifi.

Download our brochure to learn more:
Researchers and Universities
High schools

**The Frank Kenyon Centre for Research, Education, and Conservation was named for one of FRIENDS’ founders, Frank Kenyon. Hear a few words from Frank at our celebration of the naming of the new centre.

 Scroll through our Flickr slide show to see some photos of
the Frank Kenyon Centre!
Frank Kenyon Centre for Research, Education, and Conservation

ASAC guests at FKC

Participants of the 2016 Abaco Science Alliance Conference enjoying a meet and greet at the Kenyon Centre.

 

The Belford-Searle Lab at the Kenyon Centre

The Belford-Searle Lab at the Kenyon Centre

The deck adjacent to the lab is useful for outdoor work, teaching, or even small events!

The deck adjacent to the lab is useful for outdoor work, teaching, or even small events!

The large kitchen can accommodate groups of all sizes at the centre. Food service is not provided, however we can assist you with arranging a caterer.

The large kitchen can accommodate groups of all sizes at the centre. Food service is not provided, however we can assist you with arranging a caterer.

Stay at the Kenyon Research Centre!

The Kenyon Centre aims to provide low cost housing to groups doing research, education, or service projects in Abaco. With 8 rooms (28 bunks), a kitchen, classroom and lab facilities, the Kenyon Centre is sure to be a great option for your group! Contact us to request more information.

The Abaco Scientist

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Education

Involve your students in science education at the Kenyon Centre! Contact us to learn more.