Orchid House at the Brickyard

The Orchid House, part of the Brickyard complex in downtown Tempe, Ariz., houses the ASU Decision Theater. This 8,000-square-foot building offers public accessibility to the ASU research teams that form the core of its scientific and technical personnel.

The Decision Theater is a world-class laboratory that combines advanced methodologies in visualization, simulation and cognitive sciences for participants to connect sustainability research, applications and practices.

The theater is an immersive 3-D environment, which uses cutting-edge graphic technology and a 260-degree faceted screen to display panoramic computer graphics and video content. The theater includes tools for collecting participant input and interaction.

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Street Address: 

21 E. 6th St.
Tempe, AZ 85281 

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