• PETRA MUSUEM
  • PETRA MUSUEM
  • PETRA MUSUEM

Project Details

  • Work :  Mechanical Execution/ Supply and Install
  • Location :  Wadi Musa, Jordan
  • Water feature type :  Overflow
  • Area :  760 m2
  • Registered Engineer : Maisam Architects and Engineers
  • Electromechanical Consultant :  UCS.
  • Type :  Public, Cultural
  • Client :  Petra Development and Tourism Region Authority
  • Date :  2019

Description

Petra museum will showcase the antiquities of the Nabatean city, provide an appropriate venue for exhibiting historical cultural property and preserve the archaeological site. the museum is a 2000 m2 indoor space that features gallery halls and audio-visual displays of the history of Petra. the shadow cast from the museum is accentuated with reflective water beds, which add a cooling effect to the hot tempered environment. The museum stands open to the surrounding elements, forming outdoor vibrant and interactive plazas where locals and visitors can gather. The 760m water bed in the museum is overflow type, water reflection done the mechanical design, supply and execution.