The municipality of Tønder wants to create an iconic attraction with international ambitions in the form of a unique visitor near the historical remains of a WW1 zeppelin base.

Type
Commission

Client
Municipality of Tønder

Location
Tønder, Denmark

Size
5.000 m2

Partners & Collaborators
Walk, Baaring Stories

Year
2019-2021

Status
Ongoing

Role
Design Architect
Concept Development
Fundraising assistance

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The Toska hall interior

An aircraft hangar and a few remains of foundations is all that is left of the giant buildings that was erected here by the germans  during ww1.

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By merging the zeppelin and the hangar we create a unique, modern and iconic expression with references to the giant historical structures.

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From the large 10-sided gable window, there is a view of the original landing site for the German planes.

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Visitors can embark on an augmented reality journey in the zeppelin gondola.

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The Zepgar is divided in two. One part is a large open exhibition space at full height. The second part is a stacking of four exhibition decks with areas for varying exhibitions.

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