The Massar Children’s Discovery Centre will be the heart of a Syrian educational programme. The centre will function through science-based, hands-on experiences and offer activities to empower young Syrians to contribute actively in building their future.
Designed by Henning Larsen Architects, the Massar Children’s Discovery Center is expected to be a main educational attraction surrounded by a new 170,000 m² public realms. The building structural design is influenced by the unique Damask rose, it has shell structure that allows a dazzling scenography of light beams into the interior.
The core of the rose has a big communal orientation space- the place where a cross pollination of knowledge occurs. The central region under the open sky confronts the normal horizontal movement in the Arab city. The Massar Centre will be the heart of a Syrian educational program – Massar. The center will offer activities to empower young Syrians to contribute actively in building their future.
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