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Municipal Library

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Alvaro Siza Vieira
 
location Viana do Castelo
function culture, library
contributed by joaogameironeves

The municipal library built in Viana do Castelo, by the famous architect Alvaro Siza Vieira is located in the last place of the sequence of 3 buildings projected. Built as as an elevated volume of 43x43m with an empty centre of 20x20m allowing the view over the river. This volume goes from on the floor to east, starting as a L offering nice framed landscapes of the downtown and the garden close to the river.

 

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Municipal Library
Address
Av. Marginal 50
Portugal
http://www.cm-viana-castelo.pt/biblioteca
Project is public!
Opening hours 14h to 19h from Monday to Saturday
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Completion 1- 2008
Floor area/size 3130 m2
Cost € 4,-
ArchitectAlvaro Siza Vieira
Client Camara Municipal de Viana do Castelo
 
Project ID 1950
Latitude/Longitude 41°41'28N 08°49'36W
Contributed by joaogameironeves
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