AMMAN CITY HALL
Client: The Municipality of Amman
Location: Amman – Jordan
Services Provided: Design & Supervision
Total Built-up Area: 8,650 sq.m
Construction Cost: US $ 7,000,000
Starting Date: 1994 Design – 1995 Supervision
Completion Date: 1995 Design – 1996 Supervision
J.V: Jafar Tukan and Partners
Designed in a square form, the center circular court is transcended with a sundial; collaborating the roots of the past with the modern era. The architectural design is characterized with the elegance and tradition through the use of local stone and thick stone walls with neat graphics and forms that are eye catching.
The city hall building houses the Mayor’s offices, municipal council chambers, meeting rooms, staff offices and an auditorium, while the ground level holds public spaces including a café, exhibition area and reception.