Bento de Jesus Caraça Municipal Library
Bento de Jesus Caraça Municipal library is the central library of Moita, a municipality of the Lisbon region serving an urban population of 67.000. It is located on the city’s park and it opened to the public on May 1997.
The building is design by Raúl Hestnes Ferreira. It’s main feature is the use of brick along with white concrete. The brick is mostly used in walls and closed spaces while concrete is associated with large windows in the main entrance and reading rooms.
Authority and authority typeMunicípio da Moita
Title of library in local languageBiblioteca Municipal Bento de Jesus Caraça
Year of completion1997
Rua Dr. Alexandre Sequeira
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