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What Building is the World’s Tallest?World's Tallest Buildings

Check out our list of the top ten tallest buildings in the world. What building is the world’s tallest? Where is it located? What’s the tallest building in the USA? How about China? Find the answers with our amazing list of skyscrapers. The heights are measured from the ground to the architectural top of the buildings, listed in both metres and feet and are accurate as of 2010. Enjoy our list of the tallest buildings in the world plus a wide range of other top ten lists and fun science facts for kids.

 


Number
Building name
Location
Height (metres)
Height (feet)
Floors
Year built
1.
Dubai, UAE
828
2717
160
2010
2.
Taipei, Taiwan
509
1671
101
2004
3.
Shanghai, China
492
1614
101
2008
4.
Kowloon, Hong Kong
483
1584
118
2009
5.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
452
1483
88
1998
6.
Nanjing, China
450
1476
89
2009
7.
Chicago, USA
442
1451
108
1973
8.
Guangzhou, China
440
1444
103
2009
9.
Chicago, USA
423
1389
96
2009
10.
Shanghai, China
421
1380
88
1998

 


 

 

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