Gallery: Gorgeous Wood-Wrapped Alesia Museum Rises in Burgundy, France

The gorgeous wood-wrapped Alésia Museum visitor’s center in Burgundy, France was designed by Bernard Tschumi Architects. The cylindrical volume is clad with a herringbone patterned double skin and a green roof. The museum marks the spot of a historic battle between the Romans, led by Julius Caesar, and the Gauls under Vercingetorix, over 2,000 years ago.

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