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Museum van Bommel van Dam
by Bierman Henket

Photo by Stijn Poelstra

Bierman Henket has designed the Museum van Bommel van Dam in Keulsepoort, The Netherlands.

This project is the conversion of a monumental post office into housing for the Museum van Bommel van Dam.

The museum wanted new housing to facilitate larger numbers of visitors and manifest itself as a cultural meeting place in the city.

Bierman Henket designed the renovation, along with two contemporary extensions and the interior. The concept – from vision to design to implementation – is a high-quality, sustainable transformation for a future-proof and inviting museum.

In addition, a public experience route has been incorporated into the building, starting on the ground floor and ending on the second floor at a green roof terrace and the "art window".


This project has been longlisted in the cultural building category of Dezeen Awards 2022.

Designer: Bierman Henket

Project: Museum van Bommel van Dam

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