Project: National Postal Museum
Location: Washington, D.C.
Project Type: Educational Institutions, Government Facilities, High Technology Centers
Developer/Owner/Manager: Hines / Smithsonian
The National Postal Museum, located opposite Union Station in Washington, D.C., USA, was established through joint agreement between the United States Postal Service and the Smithsonian Institution and opened in 1993. The museum is located across the street from Union Station, in the building that once served as the Main Post Office of Washington, D.C. from 1914, when it was constructed, until 1986.
HMA personnel provided the design of the security and building management and controls systems.