National Building Museum

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Modernization

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MLK-Library-Modernization.jpgThe DC Public Library has hired the award-winning architect team of D.C.-based Martinez & Johnson and the Dutch firm Mecanoo Architecten to design the modernization of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. The team will present preliminary renderings of plans to transform this historic Ludwig Mies van der Rohe building into an amazing center for education, entrepreneurship and entertainment for the residents of the District of Columbia. Learn more about the plans at

This program is presented with the DC Public Library.

1.0 LU HSW (AIA)

This program is free of charge. Pre-registration required. There is a limit of two tickets per registrant. Walk-in registration based on availability.

Registration is for event planning purposes only and does not guarantee a seat. Online registration for Museum programs closes at midnight the day before the scheduled program.

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, aerial view. Rendering courtesy DC Public Library.

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

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