Visit the Garage

Take a Tour

The Entrepreneurship Garage is NC State’s venture creation and prototyping space on Centennial Campus. The Garage is located in the Partners I building with HQ Raleigh @ Centennial in an effort to create more collision spaces for students and real-world entrepreneurs. We offer a variety of tour options—please select the category below that best represents you and schedule your tour.

NC State Students

The Entrepreneurship Garage hosts Start Here Monday, a casual open house from 3:00-5:00 p.m. every Monday for NC State students to drop in, take a tour and ask questions. Exceptions include state holidays and Mondays the weeks of university breaks. Registration is not required, but if you would like to receive reminders for a specific date, sign up below.

Prospective NC State Students or Parents

Prospective students and their families are encouraged to tour the Garage on Friday afternoons at 3 p.m. every week (with the exception of state holidays or university breaks). Our team will be prepared to answer questions about entrepreneurship programs and opportunities at NC State in addition to offering a tour of the Garage/HQ@Centennial space. Registration is required.


Collaboration is important to us. For this reason, we offer monthly tours for faculty and staff from NC State and beyond. Tours take place at 10:00 a.m. the first Friday of each month. Registration is required.

Community Members

Community members can schedule a personalized tour of the space through our partners, HQ Raleigh.

School Groups

As part of NC State’s entrepreneurship outreach efforts, the Entrepreneurship Garage hosts middle school and high school groups upon request. Please complete the group visit request form and let us know a little bit about you, your group and when you’d like to visit.

Garage Location

1017 Main Campus Drive, Suite 1650

Parking Directions

Contact Us

We are excited for you to visit the Entrepreneurship Garage at NC State. If you have questions or need to schedule an alternate time for your visit, please reach out to