Bangladesh Bank Building

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Bangladesh Bank Building
বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংক বিল্ডিং
Record height
Tallest in Bangladesh from 1985 to 2012[I]
Preceded byEastern Federal Credit Union Insurance Building
Surpassed byCity Centre Dhaka
General information
StatusComplete
TypeOffice
LocationToyenbee Road, Hatkhola/হাটখোলা, Dhaka - 1000, Bangladesh
AddressMotijheel
Town or cityDhaka
CountryBangladesh
Coordinates23°43′36″N 90°25′24″E / 23.7266°N 90.42323°E / 23.7266; 90.42323Coordinates: 23°43′36″N 90°25′24″E / 23.7266°N 90.42323°E / 23.7266; 90.42323
Completed1985
OwnerBangladesh Bank
Height
Architectural137.1 metres (450 ft)
Tip137.1 metres (450 ft)
Technical details
Floor count31
Design and construction
DeveloperBangladesh Bank

Bangladesh Bank Building is a skyscraper located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is located in Motijheel, the central business district. It rises to a height of 137.1 metres (450 ft) and has 31 floors. It houses the headquarters of Bangladesh Bank. The building is one of the earliest Skyscrapers in the city. It was the tallest building in Bangladesh for 27 years. Built in 1985, it was the tallest building in Bangladesh until 2012, when City Centre Dhaka Topped-out at 171 metres (561 ft). Currently, it is the second tallest skyscraper in Bangladesh.[1]


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  1. ^ "Bangladesh Bank Building". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 19 October 2015.