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Hotel Palomar

117 South 17th Street
Philadelphia PA United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Finished1931
Floor Count24
Building Uses
 - hotel
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - art deco
Materials
 - glass
 - stucco
 - concrete, reinforced
 - brick

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Former antenna 558 ft
It was used for communication, now removed. The diagram shows the old version of the building.
Roof312 ft

Description
• Home to the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

• The Architects Building will be converted into a hotel between 2008 and 2009.

• The building used to have a 170 meters high antenna on top of its roof, dismantled during the period of the begin earlier 2008 and completed in middle same year, probably June.

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