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Our Location


The Kroto Research Institute on North Campus is accessed from the north side of the A57, Broad Lane. The site entrance is accessed from Broad Lane, between Wheeldon Street and Garden Street and is shown as Red Hill on maps.

Our Address

Kroto Research Institute
North Campus
University of Sheffield
Broad Lane
S3 7HQ

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Public Transport & Cycling


The Kroto Research Institute is only a 5 minute walk from the West Street tram stop, and a variety of bus routes which travel along West Street. Cyclists are provided with covered cycle sheds for bike parking and a changing room.

Local Map

Red Hill on Broad Lane is the entrance to North Campus