Nemours Visitor Center

Nemours Mansion & Gardens Visitor Center, Nemours Mansion & Garden

The Nemours Visitor Center rests on the grounds of the Nemours Mansion and Gardens.  The external architecture is richly adorned with field stone and natural woods from the surrounding area.  These materials change color in different intensities of light creating new opportunities for visual pleasure.

The expansive windows take full account the majestic views of the grounds and building exteriors.  The liberal use of natural materials connect the interior space to the natural surroundings of the area.

The 5,400 sq. ft. visitor center includes a reception area, ticketing space, theater, exhibition and room for entertaining.

Location: Wilmington, DE, USA
Architect: Ayers Saint Gross
Size: 5,400 GSF
AIA Maryland, Citation Award
AIA Baltimore, Honorable Mention
ABC Delaware Award of Merit