Top 10 Most Famous Towers

The Top Ten
1 Eiffel Tower

Super famous. Well known all across the world for defining Paris and for its iconic swooping look, it's pleasing to the eyes

Who doesn't know the Eiffel Tower?

Just beautiful - magnificent architecture; although surprisingly heavy feeling to stand underneath all that architecture

La tour Eiffel (Eiffel Tower)is my favorite.I have seen it before in real life and it is extremely satisfying.

2 Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben)

I'm not a british person, but hell!...I love this tower!

Not very big but definitely very famous.

My Australian childhood idea of a tower

Been there too!

3 Empire State Building

Used to be the tallest building in the world, and is extremely famous

It's a tower building and not exactly a tower

Everybody knows about this tower.

World's best skyscraper

4 Tower of Pisa

Also known as the leaning tower in Pisa, Italy. It's a freestanding bell tower of the cathedral of the city of Pisa (the lean is the result of an unstable foundation). Height: 56 m

Ooooh my towers leaning mamma mia

Surprisingly few residents of my country know that we also have our own little leaning tower, a fire tower in Szécsény.

5 Burj Khalifa Burj Khalifa is a skyscraper located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The building was in construction from January 2004 to January 4, 2010, when the skyscraper was finally opened. Burj Khalifa is 829.8 meters tall.

I want to go there someday. This is the tallest building in the world, and the architecture is amazing! A blend of Arabic culture and futuristic styles!

Immensely famous but I am not sure it is technically a tower in the proper sense generally I think a tower is a building where most of the height is not inhabitable like the CN tower or the Tokyo tower.

Biggest building in the world and the coolest building in the world

I have been on this one. It's very high.

6 CN Tower

It's in Toronto, Canada. Height: 553 m. The CN Tower has gained several world height records. It held the record for the World's tallest tower for 34 years, from 1975 to 2009, when it was overtaken by the Canton Tower in China.
It's home to the world's highest and largest revolving restaurant (360 Restaurant) - at 351 metres (1,152 ft) that completes a full rotation once every 72 minutes. This Tower also holds the record for the World's highest glass floor paneled elevator, the World Record for the longest metal staircase, and more.
If interested, go to the list Top 10 Interesting Facts About the CN Tower in Toronto, Canada

The main reason it’s famous is becuase it is in Canada. Lucky Canadians have a reason to brag. They don’t have trump

I Think its Cool!

7 Tokyo Skytree

It's in Tokyo, Japan. Height: 634 m (completed in 2012). It's different than the Tokyo Tower completed in the 1950s.

8 Space Needle

It's in Seattle, US. Height: 184 m

9 Tower of Babel

The Tower of Babel is a tower that was in the Bible, although it was actually real. The tower was abandoned although archaeologists claim to have found what might be the remains of the tower.

Should be higher. Do you guys have any idea how famous this is?

Looks like an ancient tower. Wonder how old it is.

10 Twin Towers

This should be top this was the worst problam for new york but they did it

Never forget.

they wer brot down and they wer soooo nice I will never forget

The Contenders
11 Canton Tower

Wow so many rainbows

It's in Guangzhou, China. Height: 604 m

12 Tokyo Tower

When I was younger, I got this confused with the Eiffel Tower, and thus I thought the Eiffel Tower was in Tokyo. But now I don't think that. Just voted to say this I think Eiffel Tower is the most famous

It's an Eiffel Tower-inspired lattice tower. Height: 333 m. It's different than the Tokyo Skytree!

It's taller than the Eiffel Tower and half the weight of the Eiffel Tower.

13 Ostankino Tower

It's in Moscow, Russia. It is a television and radio tower. Height: 540 m

14 Taipei 101 Tower

Height: 508 m (1667 ft) and it’s in Taipei, Taiwan. It also was the highest building from 2004 to 2010. Also, the elevator moves with a speed of 37.7 mph.

15 Galata Tower

A stone tower in Istanbul, Turkey, built in 1348. Height: 67 meter (220 ft).

16 Macau Sky Tower

It's in Macau, China. Height: 338 m

17 Tower of London

History! - a bloody one

This is a tower?

18 Chrysler Building

Why wasn't this building on this list?

19 Skylon Tower

It's in Niagara Falls, Canada. Height: 236 m (it provides the best view to the falls, even at night, as you can see in the image).

Viagra falls

20 Kuala Lumpur Tower

It's located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Height: 421 metres (1,381 feet) and is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world.

famous tower in kuala lumpur, malaysia

21 Belem Tower (Tower of Belém)

It's in Lisbon, Portugal; construction started in 1514 (763 blocks and 504 stones were delivered for its construction). Height: 30 m.

22 Trump Tower

I'm sure this is gonna get a great reaction. I was there right before it basically got shut down. No joke. (Didn't go very far beyond the lobby, but still.)

23 Fernsehturm

Only 54 metres taller than the tallest building in Hungary (Lakihegy radio mast).

It's in Berlin, Germany. Height: 368 m

24 Washington Monument
25 Pearl Tower

Also known as The Oriental Pearl Tower - it is a Radio & Television tower in Shanghai, China. Height: 467.9 m (1,535 ft)

This should be higher I'm born in the place this thing is

To stand under its slimness is thrilling

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