The Highest Buildings of the World

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A selection of photos of the tallest skyscrapers, television towers and other structures in the world. Watch and marvel!

The Highest Buildings of the World

“Tokyo Sky Tree” – the tallest tower in the world and the second tallest building in the world. Its construction was completed in 2012. (Kyodo via Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

“Abraj al-Bayt” – the highest hotel in the world. (Fayez Nureldine / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Skyscraper «The Shard» in London – the highest building in Western Europe. (Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Tower “Borgia Milad” in Tehran height 435 meters. (Raheb Homavandi / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Shanghai World Financial Center – the tallest building in China. Its height is 492 meters. (Shanghai Pacific Institute for International Strategy via Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Skyscraper “Willis Tower” in Chicago – the highest building in North America. Until 1996, the skyscraper was the tallest building in the world. (Tim Sloan / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

The ferry sails on the harbor of Victoria by the International Finance Centre in Hong Kong. (Mike Clarke / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Window cleaners work on the building of Nanjing Grinlend Financial Center in Nanjing, China. (Aly Song / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

At last, the 118-m, floor International Commerce Centre in Hong Kong has a swimming pool. (Tyrone Siu / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

TV tower “Oriental Pearl” in Shanghai (left) – the third-tallest building in China. Construction of the tower height of 468 meters was completed in 1995. (Feng Li / Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Height 101-story skyscraper “Taipei 101” is 509 meters. (Pichi Chuang / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Construction of the towers was completed in 1998. (Saeed Khan / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Skyscraper “Burj Khalifa” – the tallest building in the world. (Mohammed Salem / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Guangzhou TV tower height is 610 meters. (Voishmel / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Stoetazhny skyscraper «Kingkey 100″ height of 442 meters in Shenzhen City was completed in 2011. (Peter Parks / AFP – Getty Images)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Height of the building, “CN Tower” in Toronto is 553 meters. (Fred Thornhill / Reuters)

The Highest Buildings of the World

Skyscraper “International Hotel and Tower Trump” in Chicago has a height of 423 meters. (Jeff Haynes / Reuters)

 

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