9 Most Beautiful Buildings in the World, According to Architects
The world is full of stunning buildings that every person finds attractive, even though people have a subjective appreciation for architecture. Here’s a list of the most beautiful buildings around the world!
Taj Mahal is a monument in the city of Agra, India. It was built between 1630 and 1653 by Emperor Shah Jahan. In 1983 the Taj Mahal became part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Potala is a palace in Lhasa, Tibet, now an autonomous region of China. In 1994, Potala Palace entered the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Emam Mosque is a mosque located in Isfahan, Iran and it became known as the Imam Mosque after the Iranian Revolution. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Eiffel Tower is a famous construction on a steel skeleton in Paris measuring 324 m high and it’s the most widespread symbol of France worldwide. It is also part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991.
Sydney Opera House
Located at the top of a promontory overlooking the port of Sydney, Australia, Sydney Opera House is a project, design, and build by Danish architect Jorn Utzon.
Chrysler Building is an Art Deco skyscraper in New York, located in the eastern part of Manhattan, at the intersection of two known streets, 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue.
La Sagrada Familia
La Sagrada Familia is a church in the capital of Catalonia, Barcelona. The original project of this church was made by the architect Antonio Gaudi.
Hagia Sophia was the cathedral of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, then a mosque, now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey. The church was built by Constantine the Great in 325 but burned down in a fire in 404. Rebuilt by Theodosius II in 415, the church was again burned down during the Nika Rebellion in 532. Nevertheless, it has received its final form in 537.
Burj Al Arab
Burj Al Arab is a luxury hotel located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and it’s the tallest building in the world.