National Museum of American Jewish History

DESCRIPTION

Bittenbender Construction served as the exhibit general contractor for the exhibit installation at the new National Museum of American Jewish History located on Philadelphia’s Independence Mall. Our team, in coordination with the exhibit fabricator, delivered three floors of core exhibition space.The work included the fit out of the exhibit area including carpentry, electrical, glazing, painting and the installation of all exhibit components. The core exhibition explores more than 350 years of American Jewish history through the use of evocative objects, telling moments and state-of-the-art interactive technologies. The fourth floor has been dedicated to changing exhibits.

PROJECT DETAILS

LOCATION Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
TYPE Exhibit General Contractor
SIZE 20,000 square feet
COMPLETION DATE November 2010
OWNER National Museum of American Jewish History
ARCHITECT Polshek Partnership Architects, LLP
DESIGN FABRICATOR Design & Production Incorporated