Paris

France

Facts

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
181

Tallest City in

the World

#
14

Tallest City in

Europe
#
3

Tallest City in

France

Buildings

RANK
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height
1 Tour Montparnasse
209 m / 686  ft
2 Tours DUO 1
180 m / 591  ft
3 Tribunal de Paris
159.7 m / 524  ft
4 Hotel Concorde Lafayette
137 m / 449  ft
5 Tour Cristal
126 m / 413  ft
6 Tour Prelude
123 m / 404  ft
7 Tours DUO 2
122 m / 400  ft
8 Hotel Meridien Montparnasse
116 m / 381  ft
9 Tour Super-Italie
112 m / 367  ft
10 Tour Fugue
108 m / 354  ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH France Chapter Presents Timber Industry Insurance: Where Are We?

18 November 2022

CTBUH France Chapter General Assembly

16 May 2022

Videos

23 May 2022

Opalia, Paris: Using Steel to Rigidify the Façade & Optimize HVAC Penetrations

This eight-story office building uses steel, alongside timber, to optimize façade rigidity and help resolve HVAC/structure collisions, as well as provide a platform for integrated...

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Research

01 March 2020

The Elevator, the Iron Skeleton Frame, and the Early Skyscrapers: Part 1

The evolution in the use of the elevator and the iron frame to build ever-taller buildings that would eventually be called “skyscrapers” is still somewhat...

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Global News

04 October 2022

Paris Abandons Re-Landscaping Around Eiffel Tower

The Paris mayor's office has abandoned plans for new buildings around the foot of the Eiffel Tower following months of protests from environmentalists and a...

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