Francine Houben’s transformation of the Palace Soestdijk Estate into an experimental garden will offer an educative journey about the earth’s fragility for all its visitors, while also contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

“The Palace Soestdijk Estate is one of the most fairytale like surroundings of the Netherlands: the ideal canvas for Eden Soestdijk. The royal family has always cherished the relationship with the surrounding landscape. The plan for Eden Soestdijk responds to this in a beautiful manner.” – Francine Houben

Read more: Mecanoo Unveils Design for Experimental Garden and Palace Restoration in the Netherlands, archdaily

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