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Tokyo Tower

2-8, 4 Shiba-Koen, Minato-ku
Tokyo Japan

Construction Dates
Floor Count6
Building Uses
 - communication
 - observation
Structural Types
 - truss tower
 - truss
 - steel

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Antenna1091 ft
Base of antenna833 ftpromotional brochure
Special observatory738 ftpromotional brochure
Main observatory410 ftpromotional brochure
Base width262 ftpromotional brochure
Top of lower arch115 ftpromotional brochure
Base building66 ftpromotional brochure

• World's tallest truss tower till 1973
• Member of "World Federation of Great Towers".
• Although the official website claims a height of 150 m for the main observatory and 250 m for the special observatory, an old Tokyo Tower brochure displaying the various dimensions of the tower, along with careful visual observation, indicate heights of 125 m and 225 m respectively.
• Architects: Nikken Sekkei Ltd., Tachu Naito

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Drawing by Kelvin Fields
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