Uncle Louis Store | 1950

Address: B van der Veen Zeppenfeldtstraat 7
Year built: 1950
Open to public: No

This building was designed around 1950 by Jan van Nagel. It is an example of the American Art Deco mixed with the so-called New Building Style  (Niewe Bouwen) . this monument was and is still known as Uncle Louis store, a store where fabric and accessories  from Europe was sold.

In 2017, Monuments Fund Aruba purchased the building from the government of Aruba . In 2019 SMFA started the restoration of this protected monument. The project ended in 2020 en Uncle Louis Store is now the office of the Department for Nature and Environment management.