Washington D.C.

United States

Facts

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 Old Post Office Building
96 m / 315  ft
2 United States Capitol
87.8 m / 288  ft
3 One Franklin Square
64 m / 210  ft
4 700 Eleventh Street
60.7 m / 199  ft
5 District Wharf, Parcel 8
49 m / 161  ft
6 2050 M Street
46.1 m / 151  ft
7 2100 Pennsylvania Avenue
45.7 m / 150  ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH Involved in Re-Measurement of Washington Monument Height

17 February 2015

Hot to Cold: An Odyssey of Architectural Adaptation

24 Jan-30 August 2015

Research

29 July 2019

Hanging Out With Façade Inspectors

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...

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Global News

21 June 2024

Zero-Emission Buildings Redefined by the U.S. Department of Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently issued a new national definition for zero-emissions buildings, which aims to standardize what qualifies as a net-zero structure....

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Global News

02 July 2020

US House of Representatives Passes Bird-Safe Buildings Act

American Bird Conservancy (ABC) applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R 2, which includes H.R. 919 – Bird-Safe Buildings Act, today. This bipartisan...

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