Jongno Tower

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Jongno Tower
General information
Type Office building
Address 2-6 Jongno, Seoul, South Korea 110-789
Town or city Seoul
Country South Korea
Completed 1999
Owner Samsung Securities
Design and construction
Architect Rafael Viñoly
Architecture firm Rafael Viñoly Architects, Samoo Architects & Engineers
Jongno Tower

Jongno Tower (Hangeul: 종로 타워) is a 33-story office building in Jongno, Seoul. Its top floor is equipped with a restaurant and bar which is famous for its view of Jongno and other areas of Seoul. The tower is located near Jonggak Station of Seoul Subway Line 1. The 23rd to 30th floors are hollow.[1] The hangeul lettering is 삼성증권 (Samsung Securities), the owner of the building.[1] It was designed by Rafael Viñoly Architects, and built in 1999.[2] Its height is 132 meters.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jongno Tower". blogspot. July 29, 2007. Retrieved 6 September 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Jongno Tower". glasssteelandstone. Retrieved 6 September 2010. 
View from below

Coordinates: 37°34′15″N 126°59′01″E / 37.57079°N 126.98356°E / 37.57079; 126.98356