People's Palace Refurbishing
Algiers, Algeria
The restoration of the People's Palace involved:
- replacement of the old roughcast with a new layer;
- rehabilitation of the galleries and columns;
- drainage and solidification of the foundation;
- protection of the load-bearing walls against humidity; and
- installation of a fire-protection network and exterior lighting systems.
The building now contains a cafe, restaurant, artisans workshops, and shops.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Algiers, Algeria
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People's Palace Refurbishing
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cultural center
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