China’s Olympic Venue Transformed into a Waterpark Wonderland

For the 2008 Beijing Olympics China built The Beijing National Aquatic Center aka The Water Cube. Running costs for the upkeep of the arena are over $10m, so the government needed to figure out how to offset the costs.

Desgin firm Forrec Ltd from Toronto stepped in to help, and this is what they came up with…

Underwater Theme Park at The Beijing National Aquatic Center

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Found on: So Bad So Good

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