Macau Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Macau skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Macau architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Macau are included on this list. Information about these Macau 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 Macau and older historic landmarks.

This list includes Grand Lisboa, Taipa Bridge, Macau. and more buildings.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Macau. Famous architectural houses within the city of Macau are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
China Insurance Building, Macau

The China Travel Service Building in Macau is a 24 storey office tower in the Special Administrative Region of Macau. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: China

Grand Lisboa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Macau Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Grand Lisboa is a 47-floor, 261-metre-tall hotel in Macau, owned by Sociedade de Turismo e Diversões de Macau and designed by Hong Kong architects Dennis Lau and Ng Chun Man. Its casino and restaurants were opened on February 11, 2007, while the hotel was opened in December 2008. The casino offers 800 mass gaming tables and 1000 slot machines. The hotel contains 430 hotel rooms and suites. The Grand Lisboa is the tallest building in Macau. The casino is the first in Macau to offer Texas hold 'em poker ring games. It was also the first to offer craps, though several other casinos in Macau now offer the game. Joël Robuchon joined the group in 2007 as the head chef of the hotel restaurant, ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: China

Opened: Feb 11 2007

Structural Height (m): 261.0

Architect: Ng Chun Man, Dennis Lau

Architecture Firm: Dennis Lau and Ng Chun Man Architects and Engineers

Created By: Ng Chun Man, Dennis Lau

Lotus Bridge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Macau Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Lotus Bridge

Lotus Bridge is a cross-border bridge linking the Cotai reclamation area of Macau with Hengqin Island in Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China. The bridge is the second road crossing between mainland China and Macau, the other being the Posto Fronteiriço das Portas do Cerco at the northernmost point of the Macau Peninsula. This border crossing is open between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. The Lotus Bridge is located about 8 km west of the Macau International Airport. The bridge has three lanes in each direction, and follows Macau's rule of the road of driving on the left. The approach roads to the bridge on the mainland Chinese side have an unusual arrangement to facilitate ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Macau, China, Asia

Macau Tower is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Macau Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Macau Tower Convention & Entertainment Centre, also known as Macau Tower, is a tower located in the Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China. Macau used to be a Portuguese colony until 1999. The tower measures 338 m in height from ground level to the highest point. An observation deck with panoramic views, restaurants, theaters, shopping malls and the Skywalk X, a thrilling walking tour around the outer rim. It offers the best view of Macau and in recent years has been used for a variety of adventurous activities. At 233 meters, the Macau Tower's tethered "skyjump" and Bungee jump by AJ Hackett from the tower's outer rim, is the highest commercial skyjump in the world, ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: China

Opened: Dec 19 2001

Structural Height (m): 338.0

Architect: Gordon Moller

Architecture Firm: Craig Craig Moller Ltd.

Created By: Gordon Moller