The ONPRC welcomes groups of 10 or more persons ages 10 or older. Tours are scheduled Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Over 3,000 people visit the Center each year, including elementary and middle school students; high school groups; undergraduate and graduate student groups; civic groups and other organizations; and members of the general public on tours that are designed for the special needs of each group. Depending on group size and interest, tours may feature an interactive presentation about science methods, a presentation about current center research projects, a visit to the outdoor corrals to observe the Center's rhesus and Japanese macaque breeding colonies, a Center scientist discussing his/her research, and/or a tour of selected labs. (available for groups under 16 persons in size only).
All tours are free of charge, and provide an opportunity to learn more about the role of nonhuman primates in biomedical research and to observe nonhuman primate behavior. Please allow 1-1/2 to 2 hours.
For additional information, contact Diana Gordon at firstname.lastname@example.org 503-690-5201.