On Saturday, October 10 The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) will conduct a public drop-in tours at 1:30 in the afternoon and Observatory tours on the 4th Friday of every month at 3:00 in the afternoon. The host will give you a presentation about their researches and will conduct a walking tour around the observatory including their control room.
LIGO Hanford is one of two U.S. gravitational waves searching facility. They strive to be accessible to the public as much as possible to encourage passion for science. LIGO is a national facility for gravitational wave research , providing opportunities for the broader scientific community to participate in detector development, observation and data analysis