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|University of Texas Tower|
|2400 Inner Campus Drive|
Austin TX United States
| - education|
| - library|
| - university|
| - highrise|
| - art deco|
| - limestone|
| ||Heights|| ||Value||Source / Comments|| |
|Roof||307 ft||University of Texas, Daily Texan, Austin American-Statesman|
|Outdoor observation deck||231 ft||University of Texas, Daily Texan|
Borough: Central Austin
Neighborhood: University of Texas Main Campus
Development Zone: University of Texas
Design Architect: Paul Philippe Cret
Architect: R.L. White
General Contractor: W.S. Bellows Construction Corp.
- In 1966 a college student at UT shot from the observation deck and killed 13 people, hitting 30 others. The deck was closed in the early 70's because of 2 attempted sucides from the deck, and the dark history of it. In 1999 the deck was reopened with guard rails in place and guided tours.
- The 4 clocks above the 29th floor measure 12 feet in diameter.
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