Take a tour

As a COVID-19 Precaution, NCSA is suspending all tours until May 1. At that time, we will reassess.

Although not the same as being here in person, here’s some links to online resources that will let you see some of what the tour would have covered:

Explore the rest of the NCSA website to learn more about NCSA and all the different things we do, including all the different equipment we have on our machine room floor.

NCSA invites teachers and students, community groups, and everyone who is interested in science, technology, and innovation to visit and learn more about what we do. Children of all ages are welcome; all minors must be accompanied by a parent, guardian, or teacher. Visitors can see:

Please note the following policies:

  • Tour requests should be made at least one week in advance.
  • 3D animation tours are scheduled Monday through Friday during standard working hours.
  • Machine room tours for groups of 10 or fewer are scheduled to start Monday 2-4 p.m. and Friday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Groups of 11 or more should indicate their preferred date and time in the "Other information" box before submitting the request.