Wales

National Waterfront Museum, Swansea

National Waterfront Museum

National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Client: National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
Photo: Helene Binet/James Brittain


In this project, the architects have engaged with the site’s unique historic setting in Swansea’s docks, retaining the warehouse as series of controlled exhibition spaces.
 
In contrast, a new open gallery building follows the arc of the original railway tracks in a series of interlocking stages. New and old are linked seamlessly by a foyer space.

 
 
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