BIG Maze by Bjarke Ingels Group

A contemporary maze by BIG will be located in the West Court of the museum's historic Great Hall.

As part of The National Building Museum’s annual summer program, a huge maze by Bjarke Ingels Group will be unveiled.

Inspired by ancient labyrinths and 17th/18th-century European hedge mazes, the 5.5-m-high installation will be constructed using Baltic birch plywood. Visitors viewing the construction from the ground floor will be greeted with cube-like form. The outer walls gradually descend towards the centre leaving visitors in the centre of the maze with a 360-view of the path they have taken.

Not interested in enclosed spaces? The maze – located in the West Court of the museum's historic Great Hall – can also be viewed from the museum’s second and third floor balconies. The BIG Maze will open 4 July to 1 September, 2014.
 
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