AIA Northern Virginia
Tour: Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
January 28
4:00-6:00p


Organized by the National Building Museum.

Tour the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, Washington D.C.’s central library, currently undergoing major renovations and expected to reopen in fall of 2020. Richard Reyes-Gavilan, the library system’s executive director, and James Fennelly, vice president of development, Jair Lynch Real Estate Partners, highlight the rehabilitation and improvements, designed by Mecanoo and Martinez and Johnston, that include a new vibrant and transparent entryway; a sculptured monumental staircase; a large auditorium and conference center; and a rooftop terrace.

2 LU|HSW. Free for museum members; $35 non-members. Registration begins December 16 at 10:00a by calling 202-272-2448 x3304 and will be assigned based on space availability. On-site registration is not available.

Information is available at http://go.nbm.org/site/Calendar/1263030646?view=Detail&id=126431