Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   One Franklin Square 1990 64 m
2   700 Eleventh Street 1992 61 m
3   United States Capitol 1815 -
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

CTBUH Initiatives

Hot to Cold: An Odyssey of Architectural Adaptation
24 Jan-30 Aug 2015 – Event Non-CTBUH

CTBUH Involved in Re-Measurement of Washington Monument Height
17 Feb 2015 – CTBUH In the Media

Research Papers

Hanging Out With Façade Inspectors
29 Jul 2019 – CTBUH Journal Issue III

Debating Tall: Regional Governments for Megacities?
16 Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

World’s Highest Observation Decks
Aug 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue III

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Papers Related to Washington D.C.

Hanging Out With Façade Inspectors
29 Jul 2019 – CTBUH Journal Issue III; Amy DeLuca & Julie Foster, Consulting Associates of New York (CANY)
Among the hazards of cities with tall buildings is the prospect of objects falling to the streets below. After a woman was killed by a piece of falling masonry in 1979,…
Debating Tall: Regional Governments for Megacities?
16 Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV; James Parakh, City of Toronto Planning Department; Thomas Wright, Regional Plan Association of New York
The 2016 CTBUH Conference, “Cities to Megacities,” explores the phenomenon of already large cities merging together to form megacities, in parallel with many cities and…
World’s Highest Observation Decks
Aug 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue III; CTBUH Research
Perhaps no element of a tall building is more closely related to the pure pleasure of standing high in the sky and taking in the view of one’s surroundings than…
Myth-busting: The Incredible “Shrinking” Washington Monument
Aug 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue III; Dru Smith, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
In February 2015, the Washington Monument “shrunk” almost 10 inches (248 millimeters), when the United States National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA…

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