Rockville, MD – Forrester Construction Company is pleased to announce the completion of an $18M renovation of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. For this project Forrester repurposed the museum's ground floor to accommodate its education, library, lab and facilities spaces.
Numerous structural and infrastructure modifications were made while the museum remained occupied and operational. Architectural features consisted of the restoration of existing plaster finishes and the replication and replacement of historic monumental windows.
This complex renovation project has received numerous Washington Building Congress Craftsmanship Awards for precision and attention to detail.