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image: Mining museum by V2S contrasts a traditional stone w... by waryamaranth

Mining museum by V2S contrasts a traditional stone w...

An aluminium and glass box sits over a long stone wall to form the facade of this mining heritage centre in the French village of Banca, by Toulouse studio V2S (+ slideshow).   The village in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques region in south-western France has a history of mining that V2S was asked to promote with its design for a visitor centre on the route between Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry and the Spanish border.   The Mining and Metallurgy Heritage Centre and Cafe is situated in...