Architect’s Newspaper — American Museum of Natural History Files Plans for Gilder Center Expansion

August 15, 2017

Plans for the Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation at the American Museum of Natural History move forward, with construction set to begin this year.

“The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) filed plans for its $340 million expansion with the Department of Buildings (DOB) yesterday, an indication that the project is moving forward, according to Real Estate Weekly.

Designed by Chicago-based Studio Gang ... the project was unanimously approved last year by the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC). The 245,000-square-foot, six-story expansion will be erected on the western side of the museum.”

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