attractions United Arab Emirates Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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

List features buildings like Cayan Tower, Pentominium and more!

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in United Arab Emirates?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in United Arab Emirates. Famous architectural houses within the city of United Arab Emirates are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
1 Dubai is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list United Arab Emirates Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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1 Dubai was a complex of three skyscrapers proposed for Jumeirah Garden City in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Tower 1 would have been the tallest and Towers 2 and 3 much shorter. Although the planned height was never officially released, various heights over 600 m were suggested, with the intention ...more

City/Town: Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Arabian Peninsula, Middle East

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21st Century Tower is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list United Arab Emirates Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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The 21st Century Tower is a 55-story skyscraper along the Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai . When it was completed in 2003 it took the title of the world's tallest residential building, but later the Eureka Tower in Melbourne, Australia and the Q1 tower in Australia's Gold Coast bumped it to its current ...more

City/Town: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Opened: Jan 01 2003

Structural Height (m): 269.0

Floors: 55

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23 Marina is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list United Arab Emirates Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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23 Marina is a 90-story, 392.8 m residential skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It was the world's tallest all-residential building until the completion of the nearby Princess Tower. The tower has 57 swimming pools and each duplex in the tower is equipped with its own private elevator. The ...more

City/Town: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Opened: Jan 01 2005

Structural Height (m): 395.0

Construction Started: 2005

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AAM Tower is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list United Arab Emirates Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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The AAM Tower is a 46-floor tower in Dubai Media City in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The tower has a total structural height of 244 m. AAM Tower topped out in early 2008 and was completed later that year. ...more

City/Town: United Arab Emirates

Opened: Jan 01 2008

Floors: 46

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