European Heritage Days 2019 at the Institut Imagine

Published by Manon C. · Updated on 21 September 2019 at 21h28 · Published on 21 September 2019 at 13h41
The Institut Imagine, Institute of genetic disorders opens its doors on Saturday September 21, 2019 for European Heritage Days 2019. On the menu: guided tours of the building, DNA extraction workshop, mini conferences and exhibition!

European Heritage Days enable the public to discover monuments in a new light as well as to learn more. It’s what institute of genetic disorders Institut Imagineaims at for European Heritage Days.

On September 21, 2019, the public is invited in the 15th arrondissement, to discover the researches carried out at the institute with a series of playful entertainments in order to better understand genetic disorders.

On the menu of this special afternoon:

  • Guided tours of the building designed by Jean Nouvel and Bernard Valéro to better understand genetics
  • Mini conferences about genetics, heredity, DNA, artificial intelligence and tomorrow’s medicine
  • Free tour around DNA, genes and genetic disorders
  • DNA extraction workshops and cells observation
  • Exhibition and meeting with artist Dominique Peysson around his work “ADN en plastiques”

The public can also meet searchers in order to ask question about tomorrow’s medicine: DNA sequencing, genetic and cellular therapies, new treatments… You’ll learn many things!

European Heritage Days 2019 Program in Paris and the Ile-de-France Region:

And to get your bearings more easily, we've made you some themed guides:

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
On 21 September 2019



    24 Boulevard du Montparnasse
    75015 Paris 15


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