Paris

France

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

3 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (50%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

180

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 General Assembly

16 May 2022

CTBUH France Chapter Presents: Modularity vs. Density - Polyroom

11 January 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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