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The World's Most Famous Man-Made Structures

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Famous Landmarks & Buildings

People who added this item 2200 Average listal rating (1496 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Eiffel Tower

France, Paris
People who added this item 285 Average listal rating (162 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5
London (2005)
Big Ben & The Houses of Parliament

London, England
People who added this item 1470 Average listal rating (991 ratings) 7.2 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 642 Average listal rating (402 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 5.6
When in Rome (2010)
The Colosseum

Rome, Italy
People who added this item 59 Average listal rating (35 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.9
Tower Bridge

London, England
People who added this item 1971 Average listal rating (1270 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
The Pyramids of Giza

Cairo, Egypt
People who added this item 247 Average listal rating (147 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 16 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 6.6
China (1943)
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 53 Average listal rating (43 ratings) 3.8 IMDB Rating 5.7
Kalteva torni (2006)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Pisa, Italy
People who added this item 451 Average listal rating (283 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.2
Sydney White (2007)
Sydney Opera House

Sydney, Australia
People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 6.7
Parthenon

Athens, Greece
People who added this item 1524 Average listal rating (990 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 45 Average listal rating (28 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.2
St. Paul's Cathedral

London, England
Notre Dame

Paris, France
People who added this item 36 Average listal rating (24 ratings) 7.5 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 480 Average listal rating (291 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.1
Pantheon

Rome, Italy
Angkor Wat

Siem Reap, Cambodia
People who added this item 2391 Average listal rating (1512 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 1098 Average listal rating (653 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
The Golden Temple

Amritsar, India
People who added this item 14 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.2
Hagia Sophia

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

Beijing, China
People who added this item 7 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 6.8
Neuschwanstein Castle

Hohenschwangau, Germany
People who added this item 1415 Average listal rating (817 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Potala Palace

Chengguan, Tibet
People who added this item 13 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.2
Bilbao (1978)
Museo Guggenheim

Bilbao, Spain
People who added this item 53 Average listal rating (29 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 5.9
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 881 Average listal rating (447 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.3
The Empire State Building

New York, USA
People who added this item 3831 Average listal rating (2473 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 1368 Average listal rating (920 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.3
Entrapment (1999)
The Petronas Towers

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
People who added this item 373 Average listal rating (215 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 2529 Average listal rating (1600 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
Chicago (2002)
Willis Tower (Sears Tower)

Chicago, USA
People who added this item 11 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 5.9
Burj Al Arab

Dubai, UAE
People who added this item 3419 Average listal rating (2190 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.7
Zodiac (2007)
Transamerica Pyramid

San Francisco, USA
People who added this item 127 Average listal rating (64 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.3
Shanghai World Financial Center

Shanghai, China
People who added this item 149 Average listal rating (74 ratings) 4.7 IMDB Rating 5.5
30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin)

London, England
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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