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Work Begins on David Chipperfield's Mughal Museum in India

Work Begins on David Chipperfield's Mughal Museum in India
Work Begins on David Chipperfield's Mughal Museum in India , © David Chipperfield Architects
© David Chipperfield Architects

Construction is underway on David Chipperfield Architect's Mughal Museum in Agra, India, near the Taj Mahal's eastern gate. Part of a larger Archohm-led masterplan, which includes the Taj Orientation Center and the Agra Heritage Center, the project will provide 5200-square-meters of permanent and temporary exhibition space entirely "dedicated to the history and culture of the Mughals, a dynasty that ruled over Northern India for over three centuries," says the practice.

It is slated to complete at the end of 2017. 

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Work Begins on David Chipperfield's Mughal Museum in India " 29 Jan 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/781268/construction-begins-on-david-chipperfields-mughal-museum-in-india/> ISSN 0719-8884

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