Transforming and expanding a market hall into a Kindergarten


Boutours kindergarten’s 9 classes rooms were built by recycling and expanding a former market hall. The entire construction process has been designed to be ecological, participatory, civic and educational. The materials are bio-sourced (mud bricks) and the building emits very little carbon, throught both its materials used and its heating system.  

The kindergarten’s pupils and citizens were enlisted during the construction phase of the building.  

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