Ecclesiastical MuseumAxum, 2003

Client: Patriarchate of the Orthodox Church of Ethiopia
Cost Estimate: € 7m

The Ecclesiastical Museum is intended for the exhibition & preservation of precious religious & historic relics belonging to the Orthodox Church of Ethiopia. The Museum has a built area of 4,027 m2 with accommodation for reception & circulation areas, exhibition halls, an amphitheatre for 200 people, storage areas, laboratories & offices, as well as 1,980 m2 of landscaped grounds.

Participation in the Preliminary Design Study was 50% by BETAPLAN & 50% by ADK Consulting Engineers.