Site Tour

You are invited to tour *SPring-8*, a large synchrotron radiation facility, and *SACLA*, an X-ray free electron laser facility. Both facilities are located at the RIKEN HARIMA campus.

- Guided Tours are available by appointment only (please complete a request form)
Our guides can provide tours that include:
- an overview of SPring-8 and SACLA at the Public Relations Center
- a tour of SPring-8 and SACLA
Guided tours are available to groups of fifteen or more people. Tours last approximately 1.5 hours.
Opening hours: Weekdays 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except national holidays, mid-August holidays, and new year holidays from Dec. 29 to Jan. 3.
* Please make your request at least 10 days prior to your desired tour date, but note that we cannot process requests more than three months in advance.
Request Form
RIKEN SPring-8 Center
Phone: +81-(0)791-58-0909
Facsimile: +81-(0)791-58-2898