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 Padre Dam’s 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

For a group tour, including community groups, school classes, student field trips Scouts, please register separately by emailing or calling 619-258-4613 to schedule a tour that will fit your schedule.

SIGN UP FOR A TOUR NOW! Click on one of the tour dates below to sign up.

In light of the recent concerns surrounding COVID-19 (the coronavirus), we have made the difficult decision to postpone the scheduling of Advanced Water Purification Demonstration Facility Tours until further notice. If you would like to be notified when scheduling begins, please email We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.




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