Manhattan Project B Reactor Tour Information
Registration for the 2011 Manhattan Project B Reactor Tours
will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, March 15, 2011
The Department of Energy has set dates for the 2011 Manhattan Project B Reactor Tour Program at the Hanford Site. A total of fifty B Reactor tours are scheduled for the following dates:
Tours will begin at 8:00 a.m. weekdays, and at 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on Saturdays. Each tour lasts approximately 3-1/2 hours.
Unlike the Site-Wide Public Tours where cameras are not allowed, participants are welcome to bring their cameras for the B-Reactor specific tours.
Registration will begin at 12:01 a.m., on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. A portion of tour slots are filled on a first-come first-served basis through an online registration system; tour registrations are also available on a first-come first-served basis through calling (509) 373-2774, or signing up at the B-Reactor Tour Headquarters located at 2000 Logston Boulevard, Richland, Washington.
The Manhattan Project B Reactor Tours are open to citizens of any country; however, all tour participants must be at least 18 years of age. There is no cost to participate in a Manhattan Project B Reactor Tour.
Further information on the tours will be posted on this website as it becomes available.
Manhattan Project-B Reactor Tour Requirements
Note: Public tours are subject to immediate cancellation any time the Security Condition (SECON) level is raised above 3, or in the event of other security of safety concerns. Additionally, in the unlikely event of an emergency or other unforeseeable situation, the tour bus may be required to remain on the Hanford Site for longer than scheduled, or the tour may be immediately terminated. Tour participants should be prepared for delays, or an earlier than normal return time.