Petronas Tower Two - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geobwong2k
N 03° 09.517 E 101° 42.687
47N E 801373 N 349519
Quick Description: Tower Two of the Petronas Towers, the world's tallest twin towers
Location: Malaysia
Date Posted: 12/5/2007 8:31:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM2Q46
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv
Views: 58

Long Description:
The Petronas Towers are the world's tallest twin towers. The towers streaching 88 stories, are connected by a two story skybridge at floors 41 and 42. The skybridge is open for free to the public on a first come, first serve basis. Come early as the tickets go fast.

Before or after your visit to the Skybridge, you can visit the Official Twin Towers gift shop.

Located under the towers and accessed from the lobby of Tower 2, is Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS, the concert hall that is home of the the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.

Other facts about the Petronas Towers Two.
  • The skybridge is now open to the public, and connects both towers at levels 41 and 42. It is 58.4 meters long (192 feet) and weighs 750 tons.
  • The tower has 29 double-decker elevators.
  • Shared the world's tallest building title with its Petronas Tower 1 from 1996 to 2003.
Building Name: The Petronas Tower

Structure Height: 1483

Number of Stories: 88

Year Built: 1998

Architect/Design Firm: Cesar Pelli & Associates/KLCC Architects

Style: Post-Modern

Use: Office Building

Publicly accessible areas:
The Skybridge linking towers 1 and 2 is available for free on a first come, first serve basis.


Hours:
0900-1700hrs except on Monday.


Cost:
none


Address:
PETRONAS Twin Towers
Kuala Lumpur City Centre
50088 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia


Building Website: [Web Link]

Emporis link: [Web Link]

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