Visit the Duke Smart Home

Duke Smart Home exterior viewWe invite you to tour our live-in laboratory!

Step inside—see our rainwater and solar catchment systems and learn how the home is a testing ground for student research and product innovation.

Tours: Free and Open to the Public

  • Take about an hour
  • Are held rain or shine
Public Tours
  • Are regularly scheduled at 2 p.m. on select Saturdays during the academic year
  • RSVP for a specific date using the link below

Private Tours
  • Any group can request a private tour
  • Should be requested at least one week in advance  
  • To request a private tour, use the link below and select "Other" for Tour Date


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Find Us

  • Our address is 1402 Faber Street, Durham, NC USA
  • Parking is available along Faber Street