The most impressive skyscrapers in the world
Learn about the most impressive skyscrapers in the world, their construction and where they are located
Meet the most impressive skyscrapers in the world, the largest, most sophisticated and luxurious
Dynamic Tower in Dubai
It is undoubtedly one of the most imposing skyscrapers in the world, a tower that consists of 80 floors and can rotate 360 ??degrees, independently, to enjoy all the views of the city without having to move. It is still under construction and once completed it will house $30 million apartments that will take up an entire floor to millions of people from around the world.
The Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur
They are the most emblematic buildings in Malaysia and were the tallest in the world between 1998 and 2003. Their name, PETRONAS, is due to the acronym for the National Petroleum Corporation of Malaysia. With a height of 452 meters and 88 floors, as well as a sky bridge that connects both towers, construction began in 1994 and was completed in 1997, with the addition of the 73.5-meter-high steel pinnacles, which reflect a mix traditional and modernist Malay architecture.
One World Trade Center in New York
It is located in the so-called Ground Zero, where the Twin Towers used to exist, with a height of 541 meters. It is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, and ranks sixth in the world. It took 11 years to build, and opened its doors to the public in 2014. It should be noted that visitors can have a spectacular view of the city and its surroundings, such as Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.
Abraj Al-Bait towers in Saudi Arabia
It is 601 meters high and has 120 floors, it is the largest building in the world in size by mass and the tallest in Saudi Arabia. It houses a five-star hotel, a shopping center and the visible clock tower. Located near the Masjid al-Haram in Mecca, of course, it has a space for prayer, with a capacity of four thousand people, as well as the Islamic Museum and a Lunar Observation Center. On a base of seven towers, construction began in 2004 and was completed in 2012.
Burj Khalifa in Dubai
It is the tallest building in the world, it is 828 meters high and has more than 150 floors, it has the fastest elevators, it includes a nightclub, restaurant and the highest viewpoint. It was inaugurated in 2010 and designed by Adrian Smith, of the Skidmore, Owings & Merrill studio, based in Chicago.