Our hotel sits adjacent to the American Museum of Science and Energy where you board the bus for the 3-hour tour.
Stay at the only full service hotel with plenty of free parking for the tour buses and RV's.
For group rates of 5 or more rooms, please call the hotel sales office at 865-481-2464 or by email @ firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit us on the web at http://www.oakridge.doubletree.com/
The Oak Ridge site includes:
- X-10 Graphite Reactor National Historic Landmark, a pilot nuclear reactor which produced small quantities of plutonium;
- Buildings 9731 and 9204-3 at the Y-12 complex, home to the electromagnetic separation process for uranium enrichment;
- K-25 Building site, where gaseous diffusion uranium enrichment technology was pioneered. Buildings 9731, 9204-3 and K-25 together enriched a portion of the material for the uranium bomb.
The tour runs March through November. Dates and times vary from week to week. Please contact the Museum @ 865-574-9584 for more information.