completed, the building will consist of approximately 130,000 total square
will divide the structure into many different spaces with various uses such as:
► 65,435 total square feet of program space.
► 15,236 square feet of laboratory space.
► 7,778 square feet of meeting space.
► 2,385 square foot observatory that will be opened
to the community for star gazing at night.
► 10,023 square feet of after school program space.
► 6,480 square feet of open space for special events
The building will be rehabilitated in 3
· Phase I
will occupy 19,556 square feet and be the location of ISP’s community and after
school programs. Phase I involves
rehabilitation of the basement and first floor.
· Phase II
will occupy 25,145 square feet and represent the majority of ISP’s exhibit
space. Phase II involves the rehabilitation of the second and third floors.
· Phase III
will occupy 20,734 square feet and create a unique covered space for special
events. Phase III involves the construction
of a fourth floor and walking surface covered by a glass dome.