Birthday-Party

When buildings scrape the sky …

High, higher, highest

A young boy looks upwards, the German word for “skyscraper” is written on a sign beside him.

When buildings scrape the sky ...
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Do you know which are the highest buildings in the world? Or do you know what a paternoster is? What is, actually, a steel frame building? How come a 300 foot high building doesn’t topple over in a high wind? The answers to these and many other questions will be revealed at the Architekturzentrum Wien.

Group of children in front of a cardboard model of a high-rise building
When buildings scrape the sky ...
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Three children build a skyscraper together.
When buildings scrape the sky ...
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Black glass facade of a high-rise building
DC Tower
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