• Location

    Mexico city. Mexico

  • Area

    55 Ha

  • Year

    2010

  • Award

    • Mexican Award, 2014. 1st. Latin American Biennial / 3st. Mexican Biennial of Landscape Architecture.
    • Silver Medal, 2013. 1st. Architecture Biennale in Mexico City.
    • Best Landscape Architecture Mexico, 2013. America Property Award Architecture
    • Best Landscape Architecture Central & South America, 2013. America Property Award Architecture.

     

  • Description

    Bicentennial Park resulted from the conversion of an industrial area north of Mexico City, it included a refinery which was shut down in 1998 as part of Mexico´s plan to relocate polluting factories and companies. The federal government, which donated 55 hectares of the area, submitted the process of remediation and handled the site clean up.

    The Natura Garden is located within Parque Bicentenario in Mexico City. This development is a series of botanical gardens representing the nine most significant biomes Mexico. Four are open areas, three have green house building with bio-climates, rainwater retention system and steam for its own irrigation and finally an orchid in a floating tank now fitted with ramps that run the length total space for a visit was also created.