Basler Messeturm

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Basler Messeturm

The Basler Messeturm (Basel Trade Fair Tower), located in Basel at 47°33′52.16″N 7°36′7.99″E / 47.5644889°N 7.6022194°E / 47.5644889; 7.6022194Coordinates: 47°33′52.16″N 7°36′7.99″E / 47.5644889°N 7.6022194°E / 47.5644889; 7.6022194, was the Switzerland's tallest building until 2010, when a higher skyscraper was built in Zürich. It has 32 floors and is 105 m (344 ft) tall. It was completed in 2003.

A bar called "Bar Rouge" ("red bar") can be found on the top floor, providing excellent views of the city. The Ramada hotel chain operates a 200-room four-star hotel in the building, which also includes offices.

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