Virtual Visits

If you cannot come physically to CERN, there are multiple ways to visit CERN virtually.

CERN VR

Discover CERN in Virtual Reality with 2 short clips. From the LHC to the CMS detector and the challenge of analyzing petabytes of data with more than half a million processor cores, go to places few persons are allowed.

You can either view the clips in a browser (use mouse or tilt phone/tablet to change viewpoint) or, for a better experience, download a 2K quality video clip to view it on your VR device (Oculus, Vive etc)

  View in browser Download 2K clip
LHC and CMS English - French English - French
LHC Grid Computing English - French English - French

360° ATLAS Virtual Guided Tour

Follow a full guided tour of ATLAS with Sascha, in 360° video.

You can either view the tour on Youtube on your browser (use the mouse or tilt phone/tablet to change viewpoint) or, for a better experience, download a high quality video clip to view it on your VR device (Oculus, Vive etc.).

Relive the installation of GEM in CMS detector in 360°

Webby Award Honoree 2020

Watch again the very first live in 360° from CMS cavern and witness the installation of the GEM (Gas Electron Multiplier) detectors.
This live video has earned the distinction of Webby Honoree as recognized by the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences as a significant achievement in 2020!

View it on Youtube (use the mouse or tilt phone/tablet to change viewpoint) or, for a better experience view it on YouTube VR on your VR device (Oculus, Vive etc.).

360° panoramas

Walk through CERN's accelerator chain (Proton Synchrotron, Super Proton Synchrotron, Large Hadron Collider etc.).

Begin your journey here.

Google Street View

Walk through all CERN surface sites and  some key internal sites such as Data Centre, ALICE, ATLAS, CMS and LHCb detectors.

Begin your journey here.

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