Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Public tours are offered free of charge for groups and individuals on an advance reservation basis. Free lectures are also available, no reservation necessary. Visitor parking is free of charge.

All tours commonly include a multimedia presentation on JPL titled, Journey to the Planets and Beyond, which provides an overview of the Laboratory’s activities and accomplishments. Guests may also visit the von Karman Visitor Center, Space Flight Operations Facility, and the Spacecraft Assembly Facility.

Free lectures are offered twice per month. JPL’s Theodore von Kármán Lecture Series aims to bring the excitement of JPL’s missions, instruments and other technologies to an audience of both JPL employees and the general public.

For more information about upcoming online and in-person events, check out their events page.



4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena
(818) 354-1234