PROJECT DETAILS

The British Museum - Galleries 51 to 53
London

 

For the world’s oldest and one its largest and most important museums in the world, REIER delivered specially-equipped showcases designed to protect and present the British Museum’s exceptional collection. In Galleries 51 to 53, cases equipped with fibre optic lighting and climate-conditioning apparatus, display historical and cultural objects from all continents and many eras.

Depending on type and size hinged or pull-and-slide door fittings provide easy access to the exhibits. Elaborate latching and hinging systems concealed behind back-painted glass as well as safety glazing ensure an uninterrupted view of the valuables exhibited.

Client

The British Museum

Year of completion

2007

Services

planning, manufacturing and installation of climate display cases

Design

Geoffrey Pickup

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