In-Person Public Tour

Public Tour registration

SLAC offers free on-site public tours. Online registration is required. No phone calls or email requests to register will be accepted. Tours are popular and spaces fill up quickly, so we recommend registering as early as possible.

Upcoming Tours:

July public tour registration opens on Friday, July 5, 2024  at 9 a.m.

Friday, July 19, 2024 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  Register here 

Friday, July 19,  2024 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Register here 

Friday, July 26, 2024 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  Register here 

Friday, July 26, 2024 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Register here  

Note: August public tour registration opens on Friday, August 2, 2024  at 9 a.m.

Tour stop at LCLS's XCS Hutch in the Far Experimental Hall
Tour stop at LCLS's XCS Hutch in the Far Experimental Hall. (Jacqueline Ramseyer Orrell/SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

 

To preview the SLAC virtual tour, click here.

To go on a self-paced SLAC virtual tour, click here.

The tour is designed for those 12 years of age and above. Individuals 17 years old and younger are welcome, but a parent or a legal guardian must register for them and join the minor for the entire duration of the tour. 

Our web-based registration for in-person tours is available online only. No phone calls or email requests will be taken for tour registration. Public tours are typically offered on the last two Fridays of each month. Registration for our public tours open the first Friday of every month at 9 a.m. Tours are popular and spaces fill up quickly; we recommend registering as early as possible. We look forward to hosting you at SLAC!

 

 

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Take a tour of SLAC

What will I see on the tour? Who are the guides? 

SAGEx students in the lobby

Before you sign up for a tour, please read the general guidelines. 

SLAC offers free educational tours to groups of 10-25 visitors affiliated with schools or other educational institutes. 

Public tour group at LCLS Far Experimental Hall