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Fantastic!

What a great tour....and free! Learnt so much and our tour guide was very fun and interesting. If... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
EllyJH
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Wimborne, United Kingdom
Fascinating!

Took a very interesting tour (about two hours long) with Pat. He did such a great job outlining... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
mplsman2016
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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All reviews observation deck our tour guide great tour first floor call ahead amazing facility weeks in advance tour starts federal building tour lasted about minutes open to the public make reservations cool place two hours united states great place to visit storm
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

What a great tour....and free! Learnt so much and our tour guide was very fun and interesting. If you have even the slightest interest in weather it is a must!!! 2 hours well spent in my opinion and followed by a very well priced snack...More

1  Thank EllyJH
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Took a very interesting tour (about two hours long) with Pat. He did such a great job outlining the role of the weather service. One of those things you take for granted (or grumble about) and now it was demystified! Highly recomment!

2  Thank mplsman2016
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Very informative and interesting, even for someone not that much into weather. Our student guide was very friendly and knew her stuff. Nice that's it free. Thankfully we knew to make reservations ahead of time for the tour.

1  Thank girlcat
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We were met by a man without any personality asking what he could do for us. My husband said, This is our first time here. The attendant replied I need your licenses and lower your voice. We were talking on a normal tone. There wasn't...More

1  Thank Donna B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The locations is easy to find -- right off highway 9. Plenty of parking. You have to have clearance or with someone who has clearance to gain entry. Massive space with cool things happening.

1  Thank Fisher6933
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Visit the observation deck. The storm center where they monitor storms. See pictures of destruction of storms of the past. Fun tour.

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to tour! There is so much information being monitored, it’s amazing to see what’s going on all over the world. Everyone was laid back and friendly and it was a great experience!

1  Thank chelle1313
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Met up here with OU clients and after our business, we went on a tour of this amazing facility! We learned so much in an hour about the center’s role in weather prediction as well as how it works with local centers. If in the...More

1  Thank Lauri F
Reviewed June 25, 2018

My wife and I have lived in Oklahoma since 2007 and have driven past the National Weather Center many, many times over the past 11 years and have always vowed to visit it one day. Well, we finally did it this summer and enjoyed our...More

2  Thank Bill R
Reviewed June 23, 2018

I’ve always been interested in freak weather and I’ve wanted to visit the National Weather Centre for years! I was even more delighted to learn that they did tours, except the one thing I didn’t realise was that non US citizens need to book at...More

2  Thank VikkiBee
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carlasueballard
June 18, 2018|
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Response from BobinNorman | Reviewed this property |
I think he would enjoy it. There are many things to see that should be interesting even if you don't understand much of the technology behind them.
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mcrain2016
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Randy G | Reviewed this property |
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.
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Ruth C
June 15, 2017|
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Response from fairwayBarbie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you need to call them during business hours and schedule a tour.
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