Taming Sari Tower

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Taming Sari Tower
Menara Taming Sari
Taming Sari Tower.JPG
Record height
Tallest in Malacca from 2008 to 2014[I]
Surpassed byThe Shore Sky Tower Malacca
General information
TypeGyro tower
LocationMalacca City, Malaysia
Coordinates2°11′27.0″N 102°14′49.6″E / 2.190833°N 102.247111°E / 2.190833; 102.247111Coordinates: 2°11′27.0″N 102°14′49.6″E / 2.190833°N 102.247111°E / 2.190833; 102.247111
Construction startedAugust 2006
CompletedMarch 2008
Opened18 April 2008
Inaugurated17 May 2008
CostMYR 2 million
Height
Architectural110 m (360 ft)
Observatory80 m (260 ft)
Technical details
Structural systemConcrete
Floor count24
Ticketing counter building

Taming Sari Tower is a 24-story, 110-meter-tall gyro tower in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia. It is the first and tallest gyro tower in Malaysia.

Name[edit]

The name of the tower, Taming Sari was taken from the legendary keris that which belonged to Hang Tuah.[1]

History[edit]

The tower was opened to the public on 18 April 2008 and officiated by Chief Minister of Malacca, Mohd Ali Rustam on 17 May 2008.

Design[edit]

The design of the tower is from a kris called Taming Sari.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Melaka Menara Taming Sari". Malacca. Retrieved 19 January 2021.