As part of a national initiative to mark the 50th anniversary of Gerhard Herzberg’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry, heritage education organization Defining Moments Canada (DMC), in cooperation with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of German in Canada, is excited to present the travelling exhibit Enterprises of the Human Spirit: 50 Years of Scientific Excellence in Germany and Canada.
You can see this exhibition until August 22, 2022, at the “Centre of the Universe” in Victoria, i.e. the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory. It celebrates the work and life of Herzberg, a passionate and outspoken scientist who believed strongly in the value of basic research and international research collaboration. It also highlights Canada’s many important research collaborations that continue today with research partners in Germany.
Address: 5071 W Saanich Road, Victoria, BC, V9E 2E7
Opening Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10 AM to 2 PM
See also: Centre of the Universe