Community Tours

The United States Department of Energy (DOE) will conduct public tours of the former Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant. The tours will provide a close-up view of the formerly operating uranium enrichment facilities and a unique opportunity to learn about the plant history and its current activities. The tours are free of charge, on a first-come, first-served basis, and will accommodate up to 40 people.

Tour Participants must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Provide a valid government issued photo I.D.
  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Pre-register
  • Leave all cameras, cell phones, recording devices, and any other electronic devices that have wireless or Bluetooth capability

Participants are required to attend the tour orientation at the West Kentucky Community and Technical College Emerging Technology Building. Participants in the morning tours are required to attend orientation at 8 am and will return to the college by 11:30 am. Participants in the afternoon tours are required to attend orientation at noon and will return to the college at 3:30 pm.

Morning Tours

Afternoon Tours

  • April 6, 2024 is fully booked
  • June 8, 2024 is fully booked
  • July 13, 2024 - limited seating