NCSU Solar House

NCSU Solar House

The NCSU Solar House was built in 1981


NCSU Solar House

The primary purpose of the Solar House is for STEM education and outreach. Anyone looking for information on solar home construction or personal home improvements should contact the NC Clean Energy Technology Center.

If you are interested in an educational tour and hands-on activities relating to the Solar House, you can schedule a tour by completing this online form.

We offer hands-on engineering activities, as well as information about the house. We can work with your group to customize the tour to meet your educational needs!

The Solar House is primarily for K-12 STEM education and outreach. The Solar House will be closed from May 1 to September 1, 2016, for private and public tours. We will reopen in the fall for school groups to schedule tours.

The address of the Solar House is 1201 Gorman St, Raleigh, NC 27606. It is located right next to the McKimmon Center.

Please contact Leyf Starling at if you have questions about programs we offer at the Solar House.