Habitat 67

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Parc Jean-Drapeau

The land-filled jetty called Cité-du-Havre was built to protect the harbour from currents and ice. Habitat 67, a housing complex designed for the 1967 World Exhibition by the 23-year-old architect Moshe Safdie, was built on this reclaimed land. An avant-garde design by the day’s standards, Habitat 67 proposed a new lifestyle which hasn’t lost its appeal.

 

Habitat 67
Montréal, QC

Parc Jean-Drapeau
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