Shanghai Tower

Facts

  • It is currently the world's second-tallest building by height to architectural top.

  • It has the world's highest observation deck within a building or structure.

  • Shanghai Tower ranks as China’s tallest building. It is the first building in China with a height of over 600 meters.

  • The exterior of the building spirals upward like a snake. It twists about one degree per floor to offset the wind effect on higher altitude.