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National DNA Day is a unique day when students, teachers and the public can learn more about genetics and genomics! The day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003, and the discovery of DNA's double helix in 1953.
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National DNA Day is a unique day when students, teachers and the public can learn more about genetics and genomics! The day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003, and the discovery of DNA's double helix in 1953. Subscribe to our newsletter!

Find Events in Your Area

The National DNA Day Network has events all over the country. Find an event near you to celebrate DNA Day.

Celebrate with NHGRI 2018 Events

Stay tuned for all of the 2018 DNA Day events coming your way.

Join @DNADay for a Twitter Chat #DNADay17

Follow us on Twitter as we get ready for #DNADay18

Plan an Event - April 25

Host an event and become an official National DNA Day Network Partner.