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Earthship Biotecture World Headquarters and Visitor Center

#2 Earthship Way, Taos, NM 87571
+1 575-751-0462
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#2 Earthship Way, Taos, NM 87571
+1 575-751-0462
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting place to visit--totally off the grid with a feeling of the future. Everyone should experience this!

Thank Anna Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure to visit this area west of Taos--it's well worth the extra drive. These off the grid homes are something you won't see very many other places in the world

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the visitor center after driving by many times over the years. It was pretty lame. You could have gotten the same info online. A friend of ours got to see a couple of houses on a booked tour but stopping in only...More

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We weren't planning on going here but we were in Taos to see the pueblo but they were closed due to a funeral. Someone in the town of Taos suggested going here, it sounded quite interesting and an unusual thing to see so we gave...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is an interesting concept of using resources normally thrown away and making a home sustainable off the grid. The tour fee was small and worth it for the short tour through the building and grounds. I enjoyed learning about the various methods used to...More

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I've read up on Earthships for years and only recently made it here to visit. They are really something to see in real life and the staff here are very helpful answering questions and explaining how it all works. The mud walls are beautiful and...More

1  Thank jedibabe
Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you are in the Taos area stopping to see the Earthship Biotecture is a must. There is a nominal fee to take the self-guided tour. There is an informative movie about the Earthship's structure on a continuous loop. The entry way has numerous plants...More

Thank NJHeimark
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Somehow we got to explore the experimental building in addition to the normal touring room, which made our experience so much cooler. But either way this place was awesome and I love that they are really pushing to try some different ideas when it comes...More

Thank nicolemarian
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My sister, a friend and I stayed in an Earthship over night on a whim when everything in town was booked. And boy are we glad we did! These off the grid homes are much more comfortable and well appointed than I would have expected....More

1  Thank Heather W
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I had seen a TV show about this place and wanted to check it out. There's an info. center where you can take a self guided tour. You can't actually go into a house unless you book a private tour. You can wander around 2...More

1  Thank Tlynn C
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