Tours of our facility are available to individuals or groups.

  • Tours are free of charge and by appointment only.
  • Tours generally occur Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 3:30 pm.
  • A minimum of two weeks advance notice for group tours is required.

Please call (706) 542-6409 or send an e-mail to Kim/Elizabeth at to request a tour.

Please include the number of people in the tour group, the group’s background (i.e., high school students, undergraduate students, graduate students, visiting scientists, general interest of group), name of the school or organization.

GGBC scientists conduct the guided tours. Cameras are allowed, but the following restrictions apply in the experimental areas: no briefcases, packages, food, or drinks.

Special arrangements can be made in conjunction with tours such as conference room booking for a seminar, lecture, or group discussion.