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List of Famous Makati City Buildings & Structures

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different buildings, including The Gramercy Residences and The Stratford Residences.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Makati City. Famous architectural houses within the city of Makati City are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    Ayala Tower One

    Tower One & Exchange Plaza is one of the tallest and most well-known skyscrapers in the Philippines. It has a height of 160 metres. The building has 35 floors above ground level, and is originally planned to be the first of three towers for the Ayala Triangle. Plans for the construction of the two additional buildings did not materialize though. Tower One & Exchange Plaza was designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, LLP. Leandro V. Locsin & Partners was the local architect of record. The building is owned by Ayala Land, a subsidiary of the Ayala Corporation, which is headquartered in the building. Other institutions headquartered at Ayala Tower One include the primary trading floor of the  ...more
    • City/Town: Makati, Philippines
    • Opened: Jan 01 1996
    • Structural Height (m): 160.0
    • Construction Started: 1993
  • 2

    BSA Tower

    • City/Town: Makati, Philippines
    • Opened: Jan 01 1998
  • 3

    Exportbank Plaza

    Exportbank Plaza, formerly known as Urban Bank Plaza, is an office skyscraper located in Makati City, Philippines. It stands at 155.1 metres, and is one of the tallest buildings in the country. The building has 36 floors above ground and 1 basement level for parking. Currently, Exportbank Plaza serves as the headquarters of Export and Industry Bank, which acquired the building after purchasing the assets of Urban Bank after that bank was shut down by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas in 2000.  ...more
    • City/Town: Makati, Philippines
    • Opened: Jan 01 1998
    • Structural Height (m): 155.1
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    G.T. International Tower

    G.T. International Tower is an office skyscraper located in Makati City, Philippines. The "G.T." in the name stands for George Ty, the building's owner and chairman of the Metrobank Group. Standing at 217 meters, it is currently the 3rd-tallest building in the country and Metro Manila as well. The building has 47 floors above ground, and 5 basement levels for parking.  ...more
    • City/Town: Makati, Philippines
    • Opened: Jan 01 2001
    • Structural Height (m): 181.1
    • Construction Started: 1999