Virtual Tours and Class Visits


The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory invites high school teachers to bring their class for an onsite or virtual visit to one of our premier facilities at the Laboratory. Currently, LLNL offers tours of the National Ignition Facility (NIF) and the National Atmospheric Release Advisory Center (NARAC). The Scientist in the Classroom program connects LLNL scientists and engineers with students virtually in their classroom.



Onsite Tour Guidelines:

  • Tours are offered on Fridays on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Group size is limited to 15 visitors
  • Teacher instructions will be provided

Virtual Tour Guidelines:

  • 1-hours tours are offered on Mondays or Thursdays
  • Teachers instructions will be provided
  • Recording and screenshots are prohibited

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scientist in classroom


Scientist in the Classroom Guidelines:

  • All visits are virtual
  • 30-60 minute class sessions
  • Available during school hours
  • Tailored to your STEM subject of interest
  • Teachers will be provided with a link and instructions​​​​​​


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Physics with Phones Guidelines:

  • All visits are virtual
  • Activities for middle or high school students
  • Available during school hours
  • Students use their phones with free applications
  • All additional supplies provided by LLNL

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