Abandoned Walmart Transformed into a Beautiful Library

Abandoned Walmart Transformed into a Beautiful Library

Library Design by-Meyer Scherer -Rockcastle McAllenLibrary 2-525x328The International Interior Design Association recently selected the McAllen Public Library as the winner of their 2012 Library Interior Design Competition.

The city inherited the former Wal-Mart after the retailer closed the store and abandoned it. The decision was made to reuse the structure and create a new main library within.

A centrally located area painted bright orange contains all the service amenities.

(READ the story with photos from PSFK.com)

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