National Building Museum

Tour: How'd You Build That?

Monday, August 12, 2019
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM


This tour is sold out. This tour is repeated on August 26.

How and Why: Two exclusive, after-hours, behind-the-scenes tours to get underneath the Lawn and inside the minds of unique place-based experiences.

Ever look at a unique structure like Lawn and wonder HOW in the world it was built? 

Who is behind getting something like this built? How many people did it take? What kind of engineering goes into it?

Put on a hard hat and go “underground” to learn how engineers and contractors took the Lawn’s undulating surface, observation tower, and entrance bridges from concept to a built, immersive experience. This tour is repeated on August 26.

Wonder WHY build something like this in the first place?  Explore this and similar questions on July 22 and August 19

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Online registration for this program closes at midnight the day before the program.

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