Welcome to Honeybee’s documentation!


Honeybee is a collection of Python libraries to create representations of buildings following honeybee-schema.

This package is the core library that provides honeybee’s common functionalities. To extend these functionalities you should install available Honeybee extensions or write your own.


To install the core library try pip install -U honeybee-core.

To check if the Honeybee command line interface is installed correctly try honeybee viz and you should get a viiiiiiiiiiiiizzzzzzzzz! back in response!


This document includes Honeybee API documentation and Honeybee Command Line Interface documentation for honeybee core and does not include the documentation for honeybee extensions. For each extension refer to extension’s documentation page.

Here are a number of Honeybee popular extensions:

CLI Docs

For command line interface documentation and API documentation see the pages below.


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