Assessment of the compatibility of new uses for heritage buildings: The example of Alexandria National Museum, Alexandria, Egypt

@article{Elsorady2014AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the compatibility of new uses for heritage buildings: The example of Alexandria National Museum, Alexandria, Egypt},
  author={Dalia A. Elsorady},
  journal={Journal of Cultural Heritage},
  year={2014},
  volume={15},
  pages={511-521}
}
  • Dalia A. Elsorady
  • Published 2014
  • Engineering
  • Journal of Cultural Heritage
  • Abstract This article evaluates the compatibility of the adaptive reuse of heritage buildings in Egypt given that a growing number of projects featuring innovative building reuse are currently emerging nationwide. Accordingly, this research focuses on three objectives. The first objective is the evaluation of indicators drawn from literature, namely architectural integrity, public perception, form and new building function, with reference to the specific case of Alexandria National Museum. The… CONTINUE READING
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