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Philadelphia City Hall

Broad and Market
Philadelphia PA United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1871
  Finished1901
Floor Count7
Basement Floors1
Floor Area58,529 m²
Building Uses
 - city hall
 - government
 - observation
Structural Types
 - lowrise
 - clock
 - statue
 - tower
Architectural Style
 - classical
Materials
 - masonry
 - stone
 - limestone
 - marble

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire548 ft
from street to top of William Penn's hat
Roof511 ft
from street to base of statue
Top floor452 ft
Clock361 ft
Height to center of clock face above ground
Statue37 ft
Name: "William Penn" by Alexander Milne Calder
Clock diameter26 ft

Description
Architect: W Powell

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