Stratosphere Tower in Las Vegas - tallest free standing tower in USA
Where is located Stratosphere Tower?
Address of Stratosphere Tower is Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
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When was built Stratosphere Tower?
Built date of Stratosphere Tower is 1996 - year of graduation
Facts, informations and history of Stratosphere Tower
Stratosphere Tower is the highest free-standing tower in the United States and the tallest building west of the Mississippi River.
The building has 12 levels.
Visitors can admire the Las Vegas skyline and the surrounding valleys from the observation deck, restaurant, meeting room and private rooms located on top of the deck.
Experience seekers can pull over 100 floors down the High Roller roller coaster. For less demanding people there is Strat-O-Fair, where you can find various attractions, including Ferris Wheel, Little Shot and 3-D Hyper Bowl.
There are four superfast elevators in the building, they are the fastest lifts in the world, their speed reaches 46 km / h (three floors per second). The distance from the ground floor to the top of the tower is achieved by two-level elevators in less than 30 seconds. The lifts make 20 rounds an hour, carrying 16 people each.
The tower is open from 10 am to 1 am from Sunday to Thursday, and on Fridays, Saturdays and holidays the tower is open from 10 am to 2 am.
The building is equipped with a special lighting system designed to create spectacular night-time lighting effects that are visible from anywhere in the city and the Las Vegas Valley.
How many meters have Stratosphere Tower?
Height of Stratosphere Tower is 350 meters (1 149 feet)
Building Stratosphere Tower is of type Observation tower
Architectural style of Stratosphere Tower is Contemporary
The contemporary architectural style is characterised above all by modern solutions and the latest technologies. It is a style that focuses on minimalism and simplicity of form, but at the same time does not sacrifice high quality and functionality. In the case of residential buildings, the contemporary style is characterised by large glazings, which allow for optimum interior lighting and create an impression of spaciousness. In the case of public buildings, the contemporary architectural style pays attention to the comfort and convenience of the users and the adaptation of the building to the needs of people with disabilities. ... czytaj więcej.
What material is the building made of?
Stratosphere Tower is made of the following materials: Concrete
The building is also known by other common names or in the original language, i.e. Stratosphere Casino Hotel & Tower
The official website of the building, where up-to-date information can be found, is http://www.stratospherehotel.com