Monday, January 27, 2020

Government and office buildings

South Carolina State House

South Carolina's government house was built in 1855 - 1875. It is shaped in the Greek Revival style. Around the house are located numerous...

Charleston County Courthouse

A historical court building (1790-1792). It has been designed in Neoclassicism style by James Hoban and is a model for his later work -...

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation building

Enormous, very ornate administrative building, constructed in the late 19th century in Indo-Saracenic style. Houses BMC - organization responsible about the civic infrastructure in...

Perth Town Hall

Magnificent building in Victorian Free Gothic style, built in 1867 - 1870. Much of it was built by convicts. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.9549 S 115.8605 E Categories: Public...

63 Building

The world's tallest gold-clad building, 249 m tall. Skyscraper was built in 1985. At sunrise its reflection is blinding. Location, GPS coordinates: 37.5198 N 126.940181 E Categories: Government...

Torre Latinoamericana

First skyscraper in the world built in highly seismically active land. 140 m (204 m with antenna) tall, with 44 floors, built in 1948...

Þingvellir (Thingvellir)

A unique monument of history. In 930 AD there was established parliament of Iceland which acted here until 1789. The site still contains remains...