Guided tour of the Solar Ship


A look behind the scenes of the Öko-Institut

Are you interested in taking a glance behind the scenes of the so called Solar Ship, a part of the Solar Community? The Öko-Institut offers guided tours through its ecological office building.

On their tour through the front part of the Solar Ship, visitors will have the chance to gain insights into the specific construction of the building, which is characterized by its extremely low energy demands and its high environmental standards.

Guided tours for individual visitors are normally offered on the last Wednesday of each month, from 10 to 11 am. Meeting point is the entry area of the Solar Ship, Merzhauser Straße 173 in Freiburg. Admission is free.

The next tours in German language will take place on

Wednesday, 30. January 2008,
Wednesday, 27. February 2008,
Wednesday, 26. March 2008,
Wednesday, 30. April 2008,

Groups of five or more people can arrange individual appointments for a tour.

Due to the limited space available, visitors are kindly asked to register for the monthly tour. If you are interested, you can reach us via telephone (0761 452 95-0), e-mail info(at)

For guided tours in English language please contact r.klupsch(at)