Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa
Facts of the Burj Khalifa
Tallest building currently
Tallest Freestanding building
Most stories
Tallest elevator
3 times the Eiffel Tower
The Burj Khalifa is a frame structure.
Function
The function is that it is a sightseeing and tourist attraction. The Burj Khalifa is
known for its height, and many people come to see it. The main reason is it's
elevator which is all glass so that tourists can see and take pictures go the world
around them. The building also includes fireworks, man made lake and even base
jumping.
Burj Khalifa also has many hotels such as the Armani Hotel
Dubai, The Address Downtown Dubai, The Palace The Old
Town, The Address Dubai Mall, Al Manzil Hotel and
Qamardeen Hotel.
The Burj Khalifa also has many
apartments. The Burj Khalifa has 900
homes.
Tallest building/skyscraper in the
world since 2010
828m tall/2,717 feet
Burj Khalifa is in Dubai.
Construction began in September 21st, 2004, Exterior was done on
October 1st 2009 and finally opened on January 4th 2010 with chief
architect, Adrian Smith. The construction cost about 1.5 billion
dollars.
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