Energy Discovery Centre receives special award


The remodelled Energy Discovery Centre, designed by KAOS Architects and realised by AS Restor, has been honoured by the Estonian Museums Board with the 2014 special award for restoring a museum as a cultural monument, announced the Ministry of Culture on 30 January 2015.

The award, given for the first time, was decided in cooperation with the Heritage Conservation Committee of the Museums Board. The jury pointed out that the team restoring the Energy Discovery Centre, which is accommodated in a former power station, ‘aimed at and succeeded in preserving the historical turbines, the raised platform and other installations that mark the one-time production environment and enrich the industrial interior’.

Martin Siplane