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The World's Most Famous Man-Made Structures

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Famous Landmarks & Buildings

People who added this item 2172 Average listal rating (1476 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Eiffel Tower

France, Paris
People who added this item 280 Average listal rating (157 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5
London (2005)
Big Ben & The Houses of Parliament

London, England
People who added this item 1428 Average listal rating (964 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
The Statue of Liberty

New York, USA
Given to The States as a gift from the people of France.
People who added this item 636 Average listal rating (396 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 5.6
When in Rome (2010)
The Colosseum

Rome, Italy
People who added this item 57 Average listal rating (34 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.8
London River (2009)
Tower Bridge

London, England
People who added this item 1910 Average listal rating (1220 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.1
The Pyramids of Giza

Cairo, Egypt
People who added this item 239 Average listal rating (140 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.3
The Taj Mahal

Agra, India
People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 5.6
St. Peter's Basilica

Vatican City, Italy
People who added this item 15 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 6.8
The Great Wall of China

China
The Kremlin

Saint Basil's Cathedral

Moscow, Russia
The Kremlin is in fact a fortified complex with a collection of buildings within it, including Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square.
The White House

Washington D.C., USA
People who added this item 52 Average listal rating (42 ratings) 3.8 IMDB Rating 5.7
Kalteva torni (2006)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Pisa, Italy
People who added this item 450 Average listal rating (281 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.2
Sydney White (2007)
Sydney Opera House

Sydney, Australia
People who added this item 17 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 6.7
Parthenon

Athens, Greece
People who added this item 1505 Average listal rating (975 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
Rushmore (1998)
Mount Rushmore

Keystone, USA
People who added this item 16 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 5.3
Golden Gate (1993)
The Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco, USA
People who added this item 43 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.2
St. Paul's Cathedral

London, England
People who added this item 2705 Average listal rating (1705 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 6.9
Notre Dame

Paris, France
People who added this item 35 Average listal rating (23 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Tunnel (2001)
The Brandenburg Gate

Berlin, Germany
The gate was made more famous during The Cold War as it was located along the dividing Berlin Wall, once the wall fell the gate became the symbol of unified Germany.
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Buckingham Palace

London, England
People who added this item 461 Average listal rating (276 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.1
Pantheon

Rome, Italy
Angkor Wat

Siem Reap, Cambodia
People who added this item 2373 Average listal rating (1499 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.1
Sagrada Família

Barcelona, Spain
The building is STILL under construction, with an estimated finishing date between 2026 & 2028!
People who added this item 1088 Average listal rating (645 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Stonehenge

Amesbury, England
People who added this item 3 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 0
People who added this item 16 Average listal rating (14 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 3.7
The Golden Temple

Amritsar, India
People who added this item 13 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.3
Hagia Sophia

Istanbul, Turkey
Recently featured in James Bond movie, Skyfall.
Forbidden City

Beijing, China
People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 9.3 IMDB Rating 3.6
Blue Belgium (2000)
Atomium Building

Brussels, Belgium
People who added this item 136 Average listal rating (64 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.9
Neuschwanstein Castle

Hohenschwangau, Germany
People who added this item 1400 Average listal rating (808 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Potala Palace

Chengguan, Tibet
People who added this item 12 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.4
Bilbao (1978)
Museo Guggenheim

Bilbao, Spain
People who added this item 53 Average listal rating (29 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6
Budapest (2009)
The Hungarian Parliament Building

Budapest, Hungary
Currently the largest building in Hungary
People who added this item 109 Average listal rating (76 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Chateau de Versailles

Paris, France
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Iconic & Famous Skyscrapers

People who added this item 867 Average listal rating (434 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.3
The Empire State Building

New York, USA
People who added this item 3785 Average listal rating (2435 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.5
The Crysler Building

New York, USA
Burj Khalifa

Dubai, UAE
Worlds tallest building (2012)
People who added this item 1359 Average listal rating (911 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.3
Entrapment (1999)
The Petronas Towers

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
People who added this item 372 Average listal rating (216 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.2
The Shard

London, England
People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 9.3 IMDB Rating 7.5
Taipei 101

Taipei, Taiwan
People who added this item 2503 Average listal rating (1584 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
Chicago (2002)
Willis Tower (Sears Tower)

Chicago, USA
People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 5.9
Burj Al Arab

Dubai, UAE
People who added this item 3358 Average listal rating (2146 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.7
Zodiac (2007)
Transamerica Pyramid

San Francisco, USA
People who added this item 128 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.4
Shanghai (2010)
Shanghai World Financial Center

Shanghai, China
People who added this item 151 Average listal rating (75 ratings) 4.7 IMDB Rating 5.5
30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin)

London, England
People who added this item 330 Average listal rating (173 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.3
Tower 2 of the International Finance Centre

Hong Kong, China
People who added this item 13 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Lloyds Building

London, England
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 0
Space Needle

Seattle, USA
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This could quite easily become a very long list, so the buildings featured are mainly known throughout the globe or famous for a significant reason. I however would like suggestions and ideas from you guys to make the list as complete as possible so please post any suggestions in the comments below.

Thanks

Sources:

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/most_famous_landmarks.htm

www.lonelyplanet.com/egypt/travel-tips-and-articles/76606

travel.cnn.com/explorations/life/20-most-iconic-skyscrapers-343149#tokyo

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emporis_Skyscraper_Award

www.creativebloq.com/architecture/famous-buildings-around-world-10121105

www.tripadvisor.co.uk/TravelersChoice-Attractions-cLandmarks-g1-a_Mode.expanded

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