Transamerica Pyramid

 The Transamerica pyramid is 853 feet tall with 48 floors and was finished in 1972.  It is located at 600 Montgomery street in downtown San Francisco.  

Transamerica Building Trivia

  • The wings on the sides of the building contain an elevator shaft and a stairwell.
  • The building is covered in crushed quartz, giving it its color.
  • It takes a month to wash the building's 3,678 windows.

See also: Emporis Buildings website

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