Biosphere 2 is open to visitors during limited hours Fridays and Saturdays. Please check back frequently for updates on tour availability and safety information.
Education and Outreach at Biosphere 2
The iconic design of Biosphere 2 offers tremendous opportunities for research in earth and ecological sciences. The striking 3-acre physical structure is paired with a unique approach to education and outreach that is intimately linked with cutting-edge research activities. Visitors to Biosphere 2 can see science in action, interact with university research, and have hands-on experiences with earth-systems science. Families, student groups, the university community, and the public can all experience Biosphere 2's innovative approach to tackling some of our biggest scientific questions.