National Building Museum



Canstruction 2013This design/build competition features amazing structures made entirely of canned goods by local architecture and construction teams, benefitting the Capital Area Food Bank. This year, teams build off of the theme "play with your food." See entries on display in the Great Hall from August 23–September 5 and watch De-Canstruction on September 6 as the teams disassemble their entries to donate the canned food used in their projects. Visit for more information.

Daily, August 23–September 6.
Free. Drop-in program.

Image: 2013 Canstruction® entry by Barnes Vanze Architects, Inc. Photo by Museum staff.

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