Attractions List of Famous Hong Kong Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Hong Kong skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hong Kong architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Hong Kong are included on this list. Information about these Hong Kong buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Hong Kong and older historic landmarks.

Buildings on this list include The Center and Bank of China Tower.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Hong Kong?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Hong Kong. Famous architectural houses within the city of Hong Kong are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
9 Queen's Road Central is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Hong Kong Buildings & Structures
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9 Queen's Road Central

9 Queen's Road Central is a skyscraper located in the Central district of Hong Kong. The tower rises 39 floors and 187 metres in height. The building was completed in 1991. It was designed by architectural firm Wong Tung & Partners, and was developed by S E A Holdings Ltd. 9 Queen's Road Central, which stands as the 80th-tallest building in Hong Kong, is composed almost entirely of commercial office space; the podium which the building rises out of is used for retailing. It is built in Art Deco style. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Hong Kong, China

Opened: Jan 01 1991

Structural Height (m): 187.0

AIA Central is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Hong Kong Buildings & Structures
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The AIA Central, formerly called AIG Tower, in Hong Kong is a 185-metre, 37-storey skyscraper that was completed in 2005. It is located in Central, not far from the landmark Bank of China Tower. The Furama Kempinski Hotel, famous for its revolving restaurant, formerly stood on the same lot that the former AIG Tower rises from, but in December 2001, the 33-story hotel was demolished in order to make way for the AIG Tower. The tower was renamed to AIA Central on 9 July 2009. The building was jointly developed by Lai Sun Development, CapitaLand, and insurance giant American International Group. The architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill designed the building to look like the Chinese ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Hong Kong, China

Opened: Jan 01 2005

Structural Height (m): 185.0

Floors: 40

Architecture Firm: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill

Created By: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill

Construction Started: 2002

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AIA Tower is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Hong Kong Buildings & Structures
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AIA Tower

The AIA Tower is a skyscraper located in the North Point area of Hong Kong. It was named after American International Assurance, a former member of American International Group, which occupies 12 floors of the building. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Hong Kong, China

Opened: Jan 01 1999

Structural Height (m): 180.0

The Aigburth is a skyscraper located in the Mid-levels district of Hong Kong. The tower rises 48 floors and 196 metres in height. The building was completed in 1999. It was designed by architectural firm Wong Tung & Partners, and was developed by Kerry Properties Limited. The Aigburth, which stands as the 66th-tallest building in Hong Kong, is composed entirely of residential units. It is an example of postmodern architecture. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Hong Kong, China

Opened: Jan 01 1999

Structural Height (m): 196.0

Construction Started: 1997

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