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NCAR Mesa Lab with sunflowers

National Center for Atmospheric Research Mesa Laboratory in Boulder, Colorado.

UCAR

The NCAR Mesa Lab Visitor Center is free to visit.

Location

1850 Table Mesa Drive
Boulder, Colorado 80305

Map and Directions

Mesa Lab Visitor Center
Other NCAR/UCAR Locations

Hours

Weekdays: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Public tours, MWF: 12:00 pm, except holidays
Weekends: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Holidays: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Phone

Recorded information: 303.497.1174
General (M-F): 303.497.1000
Group reservations (M-F): 303.497.2401

Café Hours

Weekdays, except holidays:
Breakfast, 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Lunch, 11:30 - 1:30 pm

Enjoy breakfast or lunch before or after your tour in NCAR's cafeteria. Weekly menus are posted online.

Tours

For more information, please see our public tours and field trip pages.  

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