One World Trade Center rises as the tallest building in New York

New York’s ‘One World Trade Center’ which is the world’s most expensive office tower is now officially also the tallest in the city. Yes, the skyscraper which is being built at the site of the fallen twin towers is now officially the tallest building in the Big Apple. When construction workers positioned a beam on what is currently the Center’s highest floor, it pushed the Empire State building into second place. When ready next year, the One World Trade Center will stand at 541 meters to the tip of its antenna!

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The skyscraper which over looks the Ground Zero memorial site will be higher than the former twin towers. While not the tallest building in the world, this new skyscraper is expected to attract many a visitors in the coming years for its sheer architecture and the history associated with its construction.

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