Gallery: Santiago Calatrava Unveils High Speed Rail Station in Belgium

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Liège, Belgium recently unveiled a stunning new high speed rail station that will serve to further connect Northern Europe’s rail lines. Designed by Santiago Calatrava, the Liège-Guillemins TGV railway is a beautiful glass and steel construction that is distinguished by its transparent exterior and its elegant transition between the city and the station.

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  1. Calatrava's Soaring Pav... November 3, 2010 at 12:11 pm

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  3. szonas October 15, 2009 at 1:16 pm

    is it just me or did he use the same details as in the Lisboa Oriente? Even the elevator cages look the same!

  4. turnageb September 28, 2009 at 2:31 am

    I love Calatrava, and this is just a beautiful station for a building type I love – and hope we will one day have more of in the U.S. If only we will have some new ones as magnificent as this.

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