The project consists of an octagonal tower, a low ring-shaped building and a public plaza. The 32 meter high energy-efficient tower is a museum and a cultural center containing a permanent exhibition hall, a temporary exhibition hall, auditorium for 300 seats, study rooms for lectures and seminars, multipurpose space for events and ceremonies, offices, reception and café.
The low introverted building is a tourist facility.
The project is jointly designed by:
HEIDE & VON BECKERATH ARCHITECTS, Kantstraße 152, 10623 Berlin, Germany, www.heidevonbeckerath.com
EK A EFRAT–KOWALSKY ARCHITECTS, 3 Levontin St., Tel-Aviv 65111, Israel, www.efrat-kowalsky.co.il