In detail 27: Gothenburg Museum of World Culture, Sweden

The atrium glazing is designed for maximum transparency with the minimum of interruption to the view up the wooded hillside behind the museum.

A five-storey glazed atrium rises above the ground floor staircase on the eastern side of the museum.

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