|The Magic Carpet, which opened in 1992, resembles an organ. It plays a constant symphony.
The building took five miles of tubes to build. At night, spotlights illuminate the building in vivid shades of green and blue. The total height of the building is 60 meters, 20 meters underground.
The building includes the only double room Imax in the world.
At the top, 250 seats face a screen of 32 x 21 m. At the bottom, a second screen 34 x 22 m,inclined at 45░, extends to 25 m beneath the feet of spectators. |
Location: Poitiers, France
Category: Buildings: Futuristic/Strange
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