04 68 88 73 15 / 73 73


Open Monday to Thursday from:
8h – 12h / 13h – 17h30

Friday from:
8h – 12h / 13h – 16h

Access to the facilities is provided through the EMBRC-France.

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OOB accueil scientifiqueCopyright : Wilfried Thomas (SBR)

The Oceanological Observatory of Banyuls-sur-Mer has a long tradition of hosting scientists. Many visiting scientists come to Banyuls to take advantage of its research infrastructures as part of their research project.

Reservation modalities

  1. Check availability with the reception service,
  2. Send your request for reception to the attention of the Director of the Observatory, Mr Yves Desdevises, to the reception service by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by post to the postal address:
    Observatoire Océanologique de Banyuls/Mer
    1 Avenue Pierre Fabre
  3. Upon receipt, the application is studied and a signed authorization from the director is issued to you once it has been approved,
  4. After acceptance of the stay, fill in the questionnaire.

Further information

Those wishing to make a scientific stay at the Observatory without scientific collaboration will be able to reserve their workspace:

  • 2 guest rooms,
  • 1 guest laboratorie, equipped with benches, running seawater, refrigerator, microscopes.

Methods of payment

Payments must be made:

  • on site by credit card or cash,
  • on invoice (order form to be provided before your arrival).

Single night stays must be paid on site.

Observatoire Océanologique
de Banyuls-sur-Mer
1 avenue Pierre Fabre
66650 Banyuls-sur-Mer
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