Basic Site Details

Name: National Museum
City or county: Tripoli
Country: Libya
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Notes: Main Contractor Skanska Cementgjuteriet. Interior Design Consultants Higgins Ney & Partners

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Museum  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1March 1982May 1985Build/construction 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2Gerard Johannes BakkerArchitectA19821985involved, under RMJM
Item 2 of 2Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceAMarch 1982May 1985Acting as Project Managers and Cost Control Consultants as well as Architects and Structural and Services Engineers - in succession to Henningson Durham & Richardson Inc.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1The Secretariat of Education - Department of Antiquities 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RMJM  RMJM Practice Brochure   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Gerard BakkerInterview of Gerard Bakker by Kirsten McKee, December 2008