Conference and visiting research facilities
The Oceanographic Observatory has a long tradition of welcoming students but also visiting researchers. The site has housing with a capacity of 86 beds and a restaurant open to students and visiting scientists during their stay. Seven apartments are available for long-term visitors. The laboratory includes several meeting rooms (one equipped for video conferencing),a 120-seat auditorium, two conference rooms and four laboratories dedicated entirely to teaching. One of those conference rooms and a laboratoy are located in the Mediterranean garden site (Biodiversarium). Each can be customized to the individual demands for pratical work in biology.