Bambú Social shares knowledge and expertise about natural local resources as an alternative to conventional construction methods.
Because bamboo can be social.

Building a Bamboo Dome

Explore the possibilities that only building something with your hands can give you. Enjoy a weekend to discover bamboo!

The construction of a bamboo dome will be the aim,
the World Bamboo Day the occasion,
and De Hofbogen Rooftop the place.

So don’t miss this unique opportunity in one of the most iconic spaces of Rotterdam!

After an introductory lesson on safety tips by Engineers Without Borders-The Netherlands and a lecture on building with bamboo from Bambú Social, on September 17th you will get hands at work to construct a bamboo dome in one day!
Cut, drill, connect and learn about the bamboo design principles and about the potential of bamboo as a suitable, sustainable construction material for developing countries.

We’ll be waiting for you to make this outstanding structure a reality!

Only 20 places available.

Get your tickets here.
– students subscription: € 15
– normal subscription: € 20

World Bamboo Dome