Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw Facts

150m+ Buildings 8 Completed3 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings None • 1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Palace of Culture and Science (231 m)
Global Ranking #99 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #6 in Europe by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Poland by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Palace of Culture and Science (1955)
Average Building Age 15 years
Most Common Function Office, 64%
Most Common Material Concrete, 78%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Varso Tower 2020 310 m
2   Palace of Culture and Science 1955 231 m
3   Warsaw Spire 2016 220 m
4   Warsaw Unit - 203 m
5   Skyliner 2019 195 m
6   Złota 44 2016 192 m
7   Warsaw Trade Tower 1999 187 m
8   Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4 2014 165 m
9   InterContinental Warszawa 2003 164 m
10   Rondo 1 2006 159 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Warsaw One - 188 m
2   PKO BP Building 2018 106 m
3   Browary Warszawskie Tower 2020 62 m
  Proposed
1   Varso Tower 2020 310 m
2   Palace of Culture and Science 1955 231 m
3   Warsaw Spire 2016 220 m
4   Warsaw Unit - 203 m
5   Skyliner 2019 195 m
6   Złota 44 2016 192 m
7   Warsaw One - 188 m
8   Warsaw Trade Tower 1999 187 m
9   Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4 2014 165 m
10   InterContinental Warszawa 2003 164 m
  Completed   Under Constr.   Proposed

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CTBUH Initiatives

1972 Warsaw Conference: Planning & Design of Tall Buildings
27-30 Nov 1972 – Conference

Global News

Contractor Selected for Next Two Phases of Former Warsaw Brewery Residential Complex
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Delayed Libeskind Tower Opens Marketing Suite
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Research Papers

Increased High-Rise Resilience to Stabilize Cities of the Future
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

Politics, History, and Height In Warsaw’s Skyline
Aug 2013 – CTBUH Journal, 2013 Issue III