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Closed to the Public Notice

UPDATED: June 4, 2020

The U.S. Department of Energy Office (DOE) of Legacy Management (LM) is focused on ensuring that visitors, families, and the community remain safe by following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s response to COVID-19 along with recommendations from federal, state, and local public health authorities.

Starting, Monday, March 16, 2020, DOE LM visitors’ centers are closed to the public, and all associated programming is cancelled until further notice. Mission critical activities at LM Sites will continue to ensure that the public and the environment remain protected.

Starting, Monday, June 8, 2020, the Fernald Preserve near Hamilton, Ohio, is reopening outdoor spaces for public access. The Fernald Preserve Visitors Center will remain closed. For more information please visit

The Weldon Spring Site Interpretive Center in St. Charles, Missouri; the Atomic Legacy Cabin in Grand Junction, Colorado; and the Window Rock, Arizona, Outreach Office remain closed. Updates will be posted to the LM website.

For more information on DOE LM public visitors’ center closings, please call (202) 586-7550 or email

For more information on COVID-19 please visit