Lab Events

New Visitor Center Hours

Monday–Sunday: 10:00 A.M.–4:00 P.M.
Trails are open from dawn to dusk.

Hours may change due to special events. We are closed Thanksgiving Day and during the holiday week between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Free Guided Tours of the Lab and Trails

Below is our summer schedule of guided tours and trail walks, beginning June 6.

Building Tour
Tuesdays: 11:00 a.m.
Fridays: 11:00 a.m.
Saturdays: 11:30 a.m.
Sundays: 11:30 a.m.

Trail Walk
Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. 
Sundays: 10:00 a.m. 

Tours will start inside the main entrance of the Visitor Center and last approximately 45 minutes. Groups of 10 or more need to call (607) 254-2473 in advance to reserve. Tour days, times, and topics may vary so please check in with a staff member at the Visitor Center upon arrival to confirm. 

Listen to Great Talks

You can watch any of our past livestreamed seminars via our video seminar archive.

Inside the Lab

At the top of every hour we will be showing the film “Inside the Lab” in the auditorium. This nine minute video narrated by Lab director John Fitzpatrick, introduces you to the Lab’s goals, projects, and people. Film showings may vary due to special events so please check in at the front desk upon arrival. If you are travelling with a group of 10 or more and have prearranged your visit, custom showings of other films can be coordinated in conjunction with our normal screening schedule.  

Due to special events, please call ahead to confirm hours and specific program times.

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