Agencia EFEApril 21, 2014 12:30
Madrid, Apr 21 (EFE).- Spain's Acciona Producciones y Diseño has been selected by the Omani government to design the National Museum of Oman, the first museum in the Middle East that will be able to serve the blind, in a deal worth 18 million euros ($24.8 million), the company said Monday.
The project is the biggest to be undertaken by Acciona Producciones y Diseño in Asia.
The National Museum of Oman, which is expected to open in the fourth quarter of this year, will have 4,000 sq. meters (about 43,000 sq. feet) of space and display its permanent collection in 12 halls.