Tour Request

Thank you for your interest in the Biodesign Institute! We welcome visitors to tour our facilities and learn more about our nature inspired research.

Biodesign tours are available by reservation Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Biodesign Institute is closed in the evenings, weekends and on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran’s Day observed, Thanksgiving Day and day after, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day.

For the most current information, please follow us on social media or check our website’s News & Events section for upcoming speakers and special events.

Please select group size to register for your tour of the Biodesign Institute.

Guided Tours (1-14 guests)

  • Tours are limited to 14 guests per tour
  • 30 minutes in length
  • Free of charge

Group Tours (15+ guests)

  • Tours are free of charge
  • Tours vary in time from 30-60 minutes in length

Please complete the tour reservation form below. You will receive a confirmation notice once your tour reservation is approved.

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Choose Your Preferred Tour Date

Tours are provided Monday thru Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., excluding holidays.

Choose Your Alternate Tour Date
Please submit a list of group tour attendees
General Information
  1. Tours begin and end on time. Late tour arrivals will need to reschedule.
  2. No photography is allowed inside the Biodesign Institute.
  3. Tours involve walking and climbing stairs. If you require assistance or have accessibility concerns, please contact us at
  4. Participants must stay with group tour at all times.

NOTE: Tours do not include access into Biodesign Institute laboratories.

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