1.1 Background 1.2 Construction
2 Structure and features 3 Gallery 4 Ranks 5 See also 6 References
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An outline of the Milad Tower.
Milad Tower, with its height of about 435 metres (1,427 ft), is the tallest tower in Iran, and the sixth-tallest telecommunication tower in the world. It consists of five main parts, including the foundation, transition (lobby) structure, shaft, head structure and the antenna mast. The lobby structure consists of six floors. The first three floors consist of 63 trade units, 11 food courts, a cafeteria, and a commercial products exhibition which is supposed to be about 260 square metres (2,800 sq ft). The first and second underground floors consist of installing sections and a data center. The ground floor is dedicated to the entrance and the gatehouse.
Inside one of the elevators of the Milad Tower.
The shaft is a concrete structure about 315 metres (1,033 ft)
high from the ground floor. Six elevators in three different sides of
the shaft are used to transfer the visitors to the head of the tower
at the speed of 7 metres per second (0.0070 km/s), besides an
emergency staircase at the fourth side.
The head of the tower is a steel structure weighing about 25,000
tonnes and consisting of 12 floors. The top floors of the tower
include a public art gallery, a cafeteria, a revolving restaurant, a
VIP restaurant, telecommunication floors, mechanical floors,
fire-immune areas built as a refuge zone, a closed observation
deck, an open observation deck, and a sky dome.
The four-stage antenna mast is about 120 metres (390 ft) high.
The lower floor of the mast is for the adjustment of public users'
telecommunication antennas, and the three upper floors are dedicated
to the antenna of the Islamic Republic of
The entrance of the tower.
Fireworks for anniversary of Iranian Revolution near Milad Tower
Milad Tower's view to the city and mountains. Tower's shade is visible.
Sixth-tallest freestanding tower in the world 13th-tallest building in Asia 24th-tallest freestanding structure in the world
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^ a b c "Borj-e Milad,
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Damavand Abali Absard Kilan Rudehen
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Rey* Baqershahr Hasanabad Kahrizak
Robat Karim Parand Nasirabad
Shahriar Andisheh Baghestan Ferdowsieh Sabashahr Shahedshahr Vahidieh
Shemiran* Fasham Lavasan Tajrish*
Bahman Cultural Center
Carpet Museum of Iran
Grand Bazaar, Tehran
Iranian Crown Jewels
Malik National Museum of Iran
National Museum of Iran
Shemshak (ski resort)
Bibi Shahr Banu Shrine
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^* indicates that this formerly independent city is now absorbed