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Supertell Skyscrapers in the Lujiazul, Pudong District visit the supertalls

Although a spectacular view from The Bund day or night, visitors should be sure to walk around and visit the interiors of the three supertell skyscrapers in Shanghai. Three three towers form the world’s first adjacent grouping of three supertall skyscrapers.

The Shanghai Tower, at 2,073 feet, is 128 stories and the tallest building in the world as of 2015, by usable floor (127). It also has the world’s fastest elevators and world’ highest observation deck.It is the world’s second tallest builidng by height to architectural top. The building was designed by Gensler and is owned by Shanghai city government.

The Shanghai World Financial Center was designed by Kohn Pederson Fox, is 1,614 feet tall and was topped off in 2007.

Jin Mao Tower is 1,380 feet tall and was designed by the Chicago firm Skidmore Owings & Merrill. In postmodern form, it draws on traditional Chinese architecture. Official opening date was in 1998.

The Oriental Pearl Radio and TV Tower was completed in 1994 with chief designers Jiang Huan Chen, Lin Benlin, and Zhang Xiulin. The tower features eleven spheres big and small. 

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