High Energy Physics Lab Tour

1302 McKinley Park Rd.
Soudan, MN 55782- Map It
(218) 300-7000

AAA Editor Notes

High Energy Physics Lab Tour visits an underground physics laboratory within the Soudan Mine. Visitors reach the lab, located half a mile underground, via a mine cage elevator. The primary research involves highly sophisticated technical equipment and is conducted underground to filter out light and noise. Lab notebooks are provided for budding scientists. Note: Although children are permitted, the tour is intended for ages 10 and up. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Tour fee $12; $7 (ages 5-12).
Hours: Tours are given daily at 10 and 4, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day; daily at noon, day after Labor Day-Sept. 30; Sat.-Sun. at noon, Oct. 1-late Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.