Leiden – Center – Renovation Pub The Duke


For one of the most famous and busy pubs of Leiden, everything was made new. The interior was refurbished en redistributed in order to facilitate crowd movements between different areas. The new decoration is based on the theme of a pub in the Australian bush. Due to regulations, a smoking room has been made. The huge flat TV screens that have become omnipresent nowadays allow to watch at any time football and rugby games.
During a second phase, to improve natural light from one side of the building, one of the street facade has been re-opened. Based on the windows of the other facade, the frames have been remodeled in order to fit the existing style and proportions, before welcoming windows opening to the inside.