The First Amino Acid Academy

Paris, France 28th and 29th September, 2017

Venue

The workshop will be held in Paris at the recently restored, unique building of the “Grand Amphithéâtre du Muséum” with majestic proportions, which is also listed as a Historic Monument. For a short time, you will have a chance to experience both the science and the history of this incredible architecture. The last example of an amphitheatre from the revolutionary era, it is of immense architectural, historical and scientific interest. This great amphitheatre has witnessed a century of prestigious teaching and hugely important discoveries, as well as the golden age of chemistry. Situated in the heart of the Jardin des Plantes, the illustrious character of its hemicycle and magnificent architecture is utterly captivating. This complex is situated inside the National Museum of Natural History in Paris (www.mnhn.fr/en).

Social Events

A Gala Dinner will be organized on the river Seine, on September 28th. You will have a chance to experience the stunning beauty of Paris after the sunset. The river Seine will take you through breathtaking views of the City of Lights. Delicious French cuisine will be the icing on the cake for an incredible night that you will hardly forget.

On September 29th a guided tour of The Grand Gallery of Evolution, will be available for those who are interested. The National Museum of Natural History hosts one of the largest expositions concerning the adventure of evolution. One hour and a half guided tour will make you discover the magnificent beauty of species.

Accommodation

Some close and suggested hotels are:
Hotel André Latin (www.andre-latin-paris-hotel.com)
Hotel Maxim (www.hotelmaxim.fr)
Timhotel Jardin des Plantes (www.timhotel.com)
Best Western Quartier Latin (www.bestwestern-quartier-latin.com)