The Electric Garage is a former gas station that has been modified by Carnegie-Mellon University for the students in their Robotics Institute to educate the public on electric cars.
Carnegie-Mellon University (CMU) was founded in 1900 by industrialist Andrew Carnegie as the Carnegie Technical School (it became CMU in 1967). Throughout its long history, the college has focused on education and research. Then university's Robotics Institute was established in 1979 and is considered to be one of the leading centers of robotics research in the world.
The former gas station has space for vehicle repair that is now used for the car project.
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
On-site parking is available; call for details.