Gallery: Herzog & de Meuron’s Zurich Children’s Hospital Will Be Built ...


The board of Kinderspital Zürich announced that Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron has been selected to design a new children’s hospital in Zurich. The plan calls for two buildings: a rectangular, three-story children’s hospital and a round, six-story center for teaching and research. Both buildings will be interrupted by large, plant-filled courtyards that will bring natural light into the buildings, while giving patients and workers a place to step outside and take in some fresh air.

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