Viewing hill, Zambesipark

Urban fringe city park

This neglected site at the Northern city edge of Utrecht, was in need of an upgrade. The new Zambesipark park provides more room for water, forms an ecological enhancements and functions as a user friendly public space. The highlight is a neatly positioned hill, that provides a panoramic vista on the adjacent landscape of the Nieuwe Hollandse Waterlinie.

Client: Municipality of Utrecht
Date: december 2015
Design team: Wim Voogt, Mirte van Laarhoven, Maarten van Moosel
Commissioned to: OKRA Landschapsarchitecten
area: 0,5 ha

New situation

Contruction process

Design process