Denver Botanic Gardens – Science Pyramid

 

Location Denver, Colorado
Client Denver Botanic Gardens
Size 5,258 SF (Pyramid)
Cost $6.5 million
Architect BURKETTDESIGN, Inc.
Denver, Colorado
  • Science Pyramid built to house the OmniGlobe®, an interactive view of the earth, with special exhibits and interactive displays rooted in science
  • Designed to showcase connections among plants, people and the environment
  • Exterior covered in biomimicry panels, with electro-chromic glass on the side and ceiling
  • 30 panels feature photovoltaic collectors that gather energy to support interior exhibit stations
  • Construction in center of busy gardens
  • Hive Garden Bistro and Ellipse Garden offer additional amenities to visitors
  • Follows extensive capital improvements constructed by GH Phipps
  • Design-build delivery