|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.
• Google Search
Do you see any incorrect data on this page? Please let our editors know of any corrections you can make by posting them in the Database Corrections section of the discussion forum (open to the public).
Terms & Conditions
All content displayed on and contained within this page is subject to Skyscraper Source Media Inc.'s Terms and Conditions. No content displayed on this page may be reproduced, in whole or in part, without prior written permission by Skyscraper Source Media Inc. All content © Copyright Skyscraper Source Media Inc.