Metlife Centre

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Metlife Centre
Metropolitin Building (Cape Town).JPG
Metlife Centre is located in Cape Town
Metlife Centre
Location in central Cape Town
General information
Type Commercial
Architectural style Modernist
Address 7 Coen Steytler Avenue
Town or city Cape Town
Country South Africa
Coordinates 33°54′59″S 18°25′34″E / 33.91639°S 18.42611°E / -33.91639; 18.42611Coordinates: 33°54′59″S 18°25′34″E / 33.91639°S 18.42611°E / -33.91639; 18.42611
Completed 1993
Antenna spire 119.5 m
Roof 95.7 m
Technical details
Floor count 28

The Metlife Centre, is a 28 floor, 120 metre tall modernist skyscraper situated opposite the Cape Town International Convention Centre in the City Bowl area of Cape Town, South Africa. The spired antenna on the building's roof is 22 m/72 feet tall and was lifted into place by helicopter just prior to its completion in 1993.[1]

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  1. ^ "Metlife Centre". City Seekr. Retrieved August 9, 2012.