Project

The Museum of the Bible

Washington, USA
SmithGroup

¬©Photo’s J.W. Kaldenbach

Inaugurated in 2017, the Museum of the Bible pays homage to the history of one of the most significant cultural texts in the world. Adapted from an historic 1920’s warehouse and featuring a double-height glass roof, the building has won the AIA Award for Excellence from the Northern Virginia Chapter and an Award for Excellence in Adaptive Reuse from the ULI Washington Chapter.

Screen-printed glass
roof extension

Adaptive reuse of
historical warehouse

LEED certified

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