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Birds Nest National Stadium

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Herzog and De Meuron
 
location Beijing
function olympic stadium
contributed by Naomi

The National Stadium is dubbed the "bird's nest" because of the appearance of its innovative grid formation. The twig-like structural elements and the bowl-shaped roof are the masterpiece of the project, yet they posed great challenges for technicians and workers to make the building stand on its own feet. The National Stadium hosted the 2008 Olympic Games' opening and closing ceremonies, and the athletics and football competitions. After the Olympic Games, it became a center for sports and cultural activities and other creative industries.

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12-Apr-19
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08-Apr-19
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Latif says:
Indeed good photos: Worldfortravel
Islamabad, Pakistan 02-Aug-13
Jenna james says:
It is a great and unique stadium. Tt has been opened as a great tourist attraction. And also serving as the center of international or domestic sports competition and recreation activities. More Photos: http://www.worldfortravel.com/2013/06/14/beijing-birds-nest-stadium-china/
02-Aug-13
Frank says:
New photo's of this project:

http://www.andyryan.com/index.php?gid=5015&pid=9174
Best, Netherlands 12-Apr-08
Naomi says:
Sneaking into the Beijing Olympic Stadium
Amsterdam, Netherlands 27-Mar-08
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Birds Nest National Stadium
Address
National Stadium S Rd 1
China
http://www.n-s.cn/
Project is public!
Opening hours April - Oct: 9.00 - 20.30 h, Nov - Mar: 9.00 - 17.30 h
How to get there? The Olympic Stadium is situated at the Olympic Green, at the North end of the city within close proximity to the Beijing International Airport.
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Completion 4- 2008
Floor area/size 258000 m2
ArchitectHerzog and De Meuron
Client People's Government of Beijing, Municipality of Beijing
 
Project ID 1572
Latitude/Longitude 39°59'35N 116°23'48E
Contributed by Naomi
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