Come tour the Advanced Water Purification

Demonstration Facility!


The Advanced Water Purification Demonstration Project is open to the public for guided tours. The same state-of-the-art technology that provides purified water to more than 600,000 people in Orange County is now being tested in East County. Come visit the Padre Dam Advanced Water Purification Demonstration Facility to learn more about this exciting program!

  • See first-hand how technology is being used to recycle and purify water
  • Learn why the program is needed in East County
  • Discover the benefits of this potential new water supply


Schedule a tour now! Click on one of the tour dates below to sign up.

For a group tour, including community groups, students and Scouts, please register separately by emailing [email protected] or calling 858-385-2240 to schedule a tour that will fit your schedule.



Thursday, March 21, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

FULL – Girl Scout Water Journey Day

Saturday, March 16, 2 – 4 p.m.


Thursday, April 18, 10 – 11:30 a.m.




Santana High School – Students in the Digital Fabrication and Sustainable Design Pathway