Attractions List of Famous Phoenix Buildings & Structures

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

List ranges from Wells Fargo Plaza to 3300 North Central Avenue, plus much more.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Phoenix. Famous architectural houses within the city of Phoenix are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
3300 North Central Avenue is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Phoenix Buildings & Structures
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3300 North Central Avenue is a high-rise located along Central Avenue in Uptown Phoenix, Arizona, United States. The tower rises 27 floors and 356 feet in height. Designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, 3300 North Central Avenue was built in 1980. Upon completion, it stood as the fourth-tallest building in Phoenix and the tallest building outside of Downtown Phoenix. Today, it stands as the 11th-tallest building in the city. Like its next door neighbor, the Great American Tower, 3300 North is rotated 45 degrees from the street grid. It is, however, an eight sided building with a 45-degree angle cut into each of the four corners. The building is covered with reflective glass with the ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Arizona, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1980

Structural Height (m): 108.51

Architecture Firm: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill

Created By: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill

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44 Monroe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Phoenix Buildings & Structures
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44 Monroe is a $70 million, 523,619-square-foot residential high-rise building, located at the northeast corner of Monroe Street and First Avenue in Downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The 34-story tower is Arizona's tallest residential structure. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Arizona, USA

Opened: Jan 01 2008

Structural Height (m): 115.82

Floors: 34

Construction Started: 2005-11

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City/Town: Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Architect: Harrison Albright

Created By: Harrison Albright

Style: Classical Revival

Arizona Biltmore Hotel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Phoenix Buildings & Structures
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The Arizona Biltmore Hotel is a resort located in Phoenix near 24th Street and Camelback Road. It is part of Hilton Hotels' Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts and was also featured on the Travel Channel show Great Hotels. The Arizona Biltmore has been designated as a Phoenix Point of Pride. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Opened: Feb 23 1929

Architect: Albert Chase McArthur

Created By: Albert Chase McArthur

Building Function: Hotel

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