Basel

Switzerland

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 1 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

234

Tallest City in

the World
#

21

Tallest City in

Europe
#

1

Tallest City in

Switzerland

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Roche Turm Bau 2

205 m / 673 ft

2

Roche Turm Bau 1

178 m / 584 ft

3

Basler Messeturm

105 m / 344 ft

4

Meret Oppenheim Hochhaus

85 m / 279 ft

Global News

15 October 2020

Pharmaceutical Company Updates Plans for Third Tower of Basel Complex

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