Recycling Facility Tours


Public tours of Eureka Recycling temporarily suspended until further notice.

Eureka Recycling is taking precautionary action in light of COVID-19 and has made the decision to temporarily suspend public tours until further notice. Our goal is to keep everyone safe. We are hopeful we will be able to resume tours by April, but much is still undetermined. Please check back regularly for further updates. Thank you for your interest in touring our facility.

EUREKA RECYCLING'S MATERIAL RECOVERY FACILITY

One of only a handful of non-profit recycling facilities in the country, Eureka Recycling’s Material Recovery Facility tour program offers an insider’s look at the the buzzing world of recycling. As a zero waste demonstration and lab, touring Eureka Recycling’s Material Recovery Facility shows you how recyclable materials are collected, separated, and then sold — all for the benefit of our community, our planet, and our local economy.

OUR TOUR PROGRAM

WEEKLY PUBLIC TOURS
Twin Cities Metro residents are invited to join us for a tour of our material recovery facility in Minneapolis on Tuesdays at 8am and Thursdays at 3pm through the 2020 calendar year. A $5 donation per tour guest is suggested and can be paid through PayPal using the booking app below. All donations go to directly support our tour program and are fully tax deductible. Tours are limited to 12 attendees and booked on a first-come-first-serve basis.

LARGE GROUP OR SCHOOL TOURS
At this time, Eureka is unable to offer tours for groups over 15 people.  A virtual tour of our facility can be found by scrolling to the end of this page.

INDUSTRY GROUPS & PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS

We are occasionally able to accommodate private tours for industry and manufacturing groups, depending on our team’s availability. If you are interested in inquiring about private tour fees and availability, please contact us for more information.

Before booking please note that touring the Eureka Recycling facility requires the ability to:

    • Walk up and down multiple sets of stairs and high catwalks for approximately 30 minutes
    • Be 12 years of age or older

Tour Booking is Currently Closed

Please check back soon for more info on when tour scheduling will resume. Thank you.