Delft Municipal Offices and Train Station by Mecanoo

The new station includes an undulating vaulted ceiling featuring an 1877 map of the Dutch city. The city hall above the station, which will not be complete until 2017, has a glazed skin designed to “reflect the Dutch skies.”

 

Municipal Offices and Train Station Delft, Netherlands © Mecanoo

Municipal Offices and Train Station Delft, Netherlands © Mecanoo

 

The station hall and municipal offices form a new landmark in Delft. The complex is located above a new underground train station, with the municipal offices accommodating one thousand employees. When the station is operational, the old railway viaduct that divided the inner city of Delft will make way for an extension of the city centre, a park and canal.

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