August 5, 2021by admin0

When we are traveling around the world, one of the ‘to-do lists is to visit the site of architectural marvels to gauge the essence of those buildings and the thought process with which those buildings were structured. Top Architecture Firms work on the process of designing unique and marvellous architecture structures.

While they are a visual delight for any person visiting the site, the curiosity level increases when one discovers the unique and interesting facts about the architectural marvels constructed by the Architects in Gurgaon. What is even more intriguing is the manner in which such complex solid structures were established in historical time periods when there were no proper technology developments to support the construction sector.

Following are some of the architectural marvels which have showcased some of the elements of architectural excellence which makes it a fun experience to read upon these structures and also create a desire to visit these places whenever the chance is given:

Burj Khalifa – This structure beats all other buildings when it comes to heights in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It holds the world record of being the tallest building in the world where it comprises and boasts of :

  • Highest residence
  • Highest restaurant
  • Taller than Eiffel Tower also
  • The highest number of floors
  •  Construction efforts went on for 6 years
  •  Aluminum used for building weighs 5 Airbus A380 airliners
  •  Exterior silver coating for improved insulation
  •  Shape being inspired by traditional Islamic architecture and resembles the flower of Spider Lily that is available all across UAE

Burj Khalifa

Sydney Opera House – This UNESCO World Heritage Building is famous for its distinctive shape that overlooks onto the coast of Sydney. It is a multi-purpose performing arts venue in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The salient feature of this structure are :

  • Took 14 years to complete the construction
  • There was a competition to design this building where Jorn Utzon of Denmark won the competition with his design. However, he later resigned due to non-payment by the local government of Australia
  • The temperature inside the house is precisely set at 22.5-degrees Celcius
  • A million tiles from Swedish Company Hogonas are put up inside the building
  • 7 different venues are there in the same building
  • It is so massive that it has 1000 rooms
  • Declared as the ‘UNESCO World Heritage Site’ in 2007

Sydney Opera House

Petronas Twin Towers – This skyscraper in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is the tallest twin tower where the inspiration of architecture is from Islamic Art. Some of the interesting features of this structure are :

  • Consists of 88 floors
  • Had the tallest building status from 1998 to 2004
  • Took 6 years to construct
  • Built With 590,000 Square Feet Of Laminated Glass
  • It is disaster management resilient when it comes to hurricane

Petronas Twin Towers


30 St. Mary Axe – This structure is located in the heart of London known for its unique shaped building and as an eco-friendly skyscraper. It is curvilinear in shape and is mainly built of glass and steel. Some of the interesting features of this structure are :

  • Known by its nickname – ‘Gherkin’
  • One of the widely recognizable contemporary architecture of London city
  • The shape of the tower is influenced by the physical environment of the city
  • Has a glass facade with diamond-shaped panels
  • Has a dramatic entrance
  • Each floor rotates five degrees from the one below

30 St. Mary Axe

Hence, these are some of the world’s architectural marvels that have set new standards for Architecture Design companies all around the world where they add an extra edge to the formation of the building as well as in its look and feel it. Such structures always inspire the architects to believe in themselves and their crazy ideas so that in the future, they can also work upon unique themes that will set the architectural structure apart.

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