February 1, 2018 / 

CORE in the News: Museum of the West shows why green boosts business, city

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West has undertaken post-occupancy studies of how its green building features benefit the museum’s business and the city at large.

The results, some of which will be shared at the national conference Building Museums 2018 in Philadelphia in March, show how green museums do better and also help improve their communities. The Old Town Scottsdale museum building, designed by architects Studio Ma on a site designed by landscape architect Colwell Shelor, now documents savings of water and energy and reduced operating costs. The green features are also credited with drawing more return visitors and making the city cleaner and more interesting.

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