Auburn University Plans Culinary Science Center

Published 3-6-2019
  • Auburn University - Tony and Libba Rane Culinary Science Center
  • Auburn University - Tony and Libba Rane Culinary Science Center

    Courtesy of Auburn University

Auburn University will begin construction in spring of 2019 on the $94 million Tony and Libba Rane Culinary Science Center in Auburn, Ala. Accommodating programs in hospitality management, the 142,000-sf complex will include a boutique hotel, a restaurant, a food hall, a wine appreciation center, a micro-distillery, a brewing science lab, a culinary exhibition lab, a food and beverage media studio, a rooftop swimming pool, and six leasable residences. The facility will be Auburn University's first revenue-generating building on campus and is slated for completion in April of 2021.