The St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL), located on the Mississippi River at the heart of Minneapolis, is an interdisciplinary fluid mechanics research and educational facility of the College of Science and Engineering at the UMN. We offer a monthly public tour through our historic facility to showcase our experimental facilities and research projects.
You will receive an email 1-2 days before your scheduled tour with details of where to meet your tour group. There is no cost to attend, but donations are welcomed through this link
(suggested donation of $5 per participant).
Note: If there is no "Register" button above, this tour is FULL. You can view other available tours by searching "SAFL" on the main UMN Events page.
One the day of your tour:
- Please wear closed-toe shoes - no flip flops or sandals.
- Parking is reserved for SAFL personnel only (let us know if you require a handicap space). We ask that you park off-site at one of these locations.
- Garage: 212 SE 2nd Ave
- Lot: 200 University Ave SE
- Metered street parking is available along SE Main St., portions of SE 3rd Ave, and 2nd St SE
- We also have bike racks.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.