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Robert Rathbun Wilson Hall

Identification

Robert Rathbun Wilson Hall
Robert Rathbun Wilson Hall at Fermilab
130454

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Structure in General

high-rise building
existing [completed]
concrete
caisson foundation
concrete
exposed structure
light brown
brutalism

Usages

commercial office

Facts

  • Alan H. Rider was the principal design architect of the building.
  • The design was loosely inspired by the gothic Cathédrale Saint-Pierre de Beauvais in France.
  • Named after Robert Rathbun Wilson, the first director of the Laboratory.  Wilson was an artist as well as a physicist, and 4 of his sculptures are on the laboratory grounds.
  • Built as two towers joined by a large atrium.
  • The building is open to the public, and contains the Fermilab Visitor Center on the 15th floor.

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Location

Wilson Hall Road
Wilson Hall Road
60510
Batavia
Illinois
U.S.A.

Technical Data

239.00 ft
239.00 ft
239.00 ft
16
1970
1973

Involved Companies

DUSAF

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Features & Amenities

  • Atrium is present
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