Oriente Station by Santiago Calatrava

The Oriente Station constructed for the 1998 World Expo in Lisbon, Portugal, by Architect Santiago Calatrava, is one of Europe’s most comprehensive transport nodes, and a symbol for the city.

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The project’s most characteristic feature is the giant 78 x 238 meter steel and glass canopy.

The metro and bus station, parking and galleries, are below the tracks.

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