Municipal Offices and Station
Delft, The Netherlands
The starting point for Mecanoo's design is an
interweaving of the city's history with the future. Travellers
arriving at the station will experience Delft as a city not only
with a rich history but also as one of technological
The Delft Blue vaulted Station Foyer ceiling continues into the City Hall which is separated from the station foyer by a glass wall and a nucleus from which the stairs and elevators lead to the municipal offices above.
The building volumes are lowered on each corner to carefully transition into its surroundings.
On the facade, a digital news ticker marks the flowing lines of
the building interior and illuminates the plinth at night. The news
ticker displays actual information about public transportation,
activities and news about the city of Delft.
Facts about Municipal Offices and Station
ABT bv, Delft
Municipality of Delft
Last updated: December 14, 2012