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The Bjarke Ingels GroupÂ (BIG)Â has completed its latest cultural offering in its homeland: the Danish Maritime Museum in the city of HelsingÃ¸r. Located a mere 1,600 feet from the historic Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the setting of Shakespeareâ€™s Hamlet, the museum honors Denmarkâ€™s historic and contemporary role as a leading maritime nation. Faced with the challenge of establishing a fitting facade while preserving the views from the nearby castle, BIG principal Bjarke Ingels tucked the 65,000-square-foot museum 23 feet below grade by carving out space around an existing, decommissioned dry dock.