Public tours are available. Tours are
scheduled as needed and typically occur monthly on a
Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. to noon. When we accumulate
12-14 people on the waiting list we will notify you using
the email address provided below. The tours are conducted by
engineers and technical questions are welcome. To assist
with your enjoyment of the tour we have a few safety and
eligibility requirements for you to consider
listed below. Sign
up below to be placed on the waiting list.
Photo ID Required:
River station is an active and secure pumping station, and a photo ID
is required for entrance at the guard gate. (Not required for children)
You can use the picture on your drivers license, state ID or other
clearly visible pictured ID.
Photo Policy: We
welcome and encourage photos. Everyone is welcome to photograph, film or
video tape for his or her own non-commercial use. Any filming,
photographing or videotaping for commercial use is prohibited. We ask
for no close up photos of the blue electric pumps. Because of restricted
space, we do understand the electric pumps may be in the background of
Rubber sole shoes only, no leather soles, closed toe and closed heel
No sandals, flip-flops, or Croc-type shoes. Long pants and older clothes
Hard Hat & Safety Glasses Not Required.
No one under the age of 7. Under the age of 12 there must be one (1)
adult chaperone for each (1) child under age 12.
required for all children at all times.
Walking & Stairs:
Minimal walking, two flight of stairs (optional). Elevator to pit floor,
not wheelchair accessible.
Accessible: This is not a disability friendly facility but it is
possible to have a wheelchair (not supplied) on the main engine room
floor with limited mobility. All wheelchairs must be pushed from behind
by an escort.
Handbags, backpacks, or briefcases are not encouraged on the tour. These
items should be left in the visitor's vehicle.
Claustrophobia or Vertigo (Dizziness): please let us know
ahead of time if you or someone in your party has a fear of heights or
confined spaces, or easily becomes dizzy.