Top Ten Most Famous Skyscrapers

Man has been trying to build to the heavens since long ago.

The Top Ten

1 Empire State Building Empire State Building

One of the main icons of New York City. - ethanmeinster

2 Burj Khalifa Burj Khalifa

Tallest building at 2,717 feet tall (more than half a mile tall). It's so tall that on the top floor, sunset occurs a few minutes later than on the surface. - ethanmeinster

3 Sears Tower

Chicago all da way

4 Chrysler Building

One of the most stunning Art Deco style buildings in New York. - ethanmeinster

It is the best tower I have seen - Raj4

5 The Shard
6 Freedom Tower

1,776 feet tall, It's the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. - ethanmeinster

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7 Taipei 101

The Taipei 101 is the tallest building in a seismically active zone. - ethanmeinster

8 Petronas Towers
9 Bank of China Tower

This building is the one that looks like origami with two rods on the top. - ethanmeinster

10 The Twin Towers

The Contenders

11 The Trump Building
12 Britam Tower

Located in Nairobi, the second tallest structure in Africa

13 U.S. Bank Tower

It was destroyed by aliens in Independence Day. - ethanmeinster

14 Transamerica Pyramid
15 Trump International Hotel and Tower
16 801 Grand
17 Space Needle Space Needle


18 CN Tower
19 1000 De La Gauchetière
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