Project Fact

During the three years of construction, the Museum was only closed for 90 days.

Boston Children's Museum

Boston, MA

Project

Leggat McCall Properties acted as development manager for this project, which included an addition and renovation to the historic mill building. This challenging project featured deep foundations, a tight urban site, a facility that needed to remain open to the public during construction, waterfront construction including work around the adjacent seawall with tide-influenced groundwater, Article 80 review, and LEED Gold certification.

Size

175,000 sf

Completion

2007

Duration

3 years

Team
Owner
Boston Children's Museum
Architect
Cambridge Seven Associates
Landscape Architect
Michael Van Valkenburgh
General Contractor
Shawmut Design and Construction
Project Highlights