Samsung Tower Palace 3 – Tower G

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Samsung Tower Palace 3 - Tower G
Tower Palace Three, Tower G.jpg
General information
Type Observation, Office
Location Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Coordinates 37°29′13.79″N 127°3′11.73″E / 37.4871639°N 127.0532583°E / 37.4871639; 127.0532583Coordinates: 37°29′13.79″N 127°3′11.73″E / 37.4871639°N 127.0532583°E / 37.4871639; 127.0532583
Construction started 2001
Completed 2004
Height
Antenna spire 263.7 m (865.2 ft)
Roof 263.7 m (865.2 ft)
Top floor 250 m (820.2 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 73
Lifts/elevators 38
Design and construction
Architect Skidmore, Owings and Merrill

Tower Palace Three, Tower G is a 73-floor luxury residential skyscraper in Seoul, South Korea. It was the tallest building in the country in 2004 but surpassed in height by the Northeast Asia Trade Tower in Incheon when it was topped out in 2009. It was designed by United States-based architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.

The building is 263.7 m (865 ft) high.[1] Its shape is formed by three oval lobes joined together. It is the eighth-tallest all-residential building in the world.

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  1. ^ "Tower Palace Three, Tower G". The Skyscraper Center. Retrieved 2014-09-24. 

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